Educational Benefits for Management/Confidential Employees

Contact: Governor's Office of Employee Relations

Public Service Workshops Program

Website: Public Service Workshops Program (PSWP) External link

The Public Service Workshops Program (PSWP) is a statewide professional development program that utilizes private and public colleges and universities, professional associations, consultants, and for-profit companies to develop and deliver workshops. The PSWP program is designed to meet the professional development needs of employees, maintain and increase the professional competencies of employees, and enhance preparation for employees' promotional opportunities. Offerings include non-credit workshops and courses ranging from a half-day to several days in length addressing a range of current needs and issues.

SUNY Employees log in using the SUNY Portal External link (Directions for logging in using the SUNY Portal External link). In the Employee Services Protal, click the tab to E-Business Services and then click the link for SLMS - Statewide Learning Management System.

For help logging in, contact the SLMS Help Desk at 518-473-8087, Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM, or email at

Skills for Success Courses

Management/Confidential (MC) employees in a clerical or secretarial title are eligible to attend Skills for Success courses (Catalog External link) in the interpersonal communication, math skills, work management, and writing skills categories, as space permits.

There are currently no reimbursement programs for:

  • Tuition
  • Certification and Licensure Exam Fees

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