Training Opportunities

PAC Training

Columbia University offers an extensive training catalog to provide you with easily accessible courses and materials to help build skills and effectiveness using our HR system.

Certain roles require completion of training courses and satisfactorily passing associated knowledge assessments before access to PAC modules is granted.  Access the PAC Roles to Training Courses Guide or an overview of the required trainings per PAC role as well as  recommended training courses.


Training Catalog

Training resources include:

Web-Based PAC Training  – Online classes that provide context for transaction and business processes along with recorded simulations of PAC transactions.

Job Aids  – Quick reference tools that provide step by step guidance on how to complete a task.
Course Training Guides  – Print-friendly versions of the web-based courses

Classroom Sessions  - “PAC Refresher Sessions” are offered for learners who completed in-class or web-based PAC training and provides the opportunity to ask questions and practice actions specific to your needs.

Other Web-Based Training – Non-PAC related software and career development training is available through and Skills @ Columbia, accessible through the Training Catalog.

Browse our training catalog  to review all available training materials.


Training Support

To obtain assistance, request a service, ask a question or report an issue, please contact the HR Service Center.