University of Florida’s Office of Professional and Workforce Development Partners with Ed2Go to Expand Online Course Offerings

Kylie Register • July 10, 2024 • Education

The University of Florida’s Office of Professional and Workforce Development is excited to announce a new collaboration with Ed2Go, a leading provider of online learning solutions. This partnership aims to enhance and expand our current course offerings by providing a diverse array of online courses designed to meet the evolving needs of professionals and tradespeople. [...]

Unlocking the Role: Community Health Worker

Kylie Register • June 10, 2024 • Education

A Community Health Worker (CHW) is a frontline public health worker who is a trusted member of the community they serve. This trust enables CHWs to be a vital link between health services and the community, fostering greater understanding and access to healthcare. Their role is diverse and multifaceted, encompassing a range of activities aimed at improving health outcomes, particularly in underserved areas. [...]

Mastering Food Safety: A Guide to ServSafe Certification

Kylie Register • April 24, 2024 • Education

Developed by the National Restaurant Association with the help of foodservice industry experts, the ServSafe program is a food safety certification designed to educate food service workers about proper food handling and safety procedures to prevent foodborne illness. [...]

Unlocking the Role: Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional

Kylie Register • March 28, 2024 • Education

Looking to venture into the dynamic world of food management and safety? Dive into the realm of Certified Dietary Managers (CDMs) and Certified Food Protection Professionals (CFPPs) [...]

Lauren McCain Receives UF Superior Accomplishment Award

Courtney Glancy • March 5, 2024 • Awards

Lauren McCain, University of Florida Office of Professional and Workforce Development’s (OPWD) Assistant Director, is a recipient of the University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Award. [...]

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Artificial Intelligence

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Bail Bonds

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Foodservice (CDM, CFPP)

View multiple pathways that prepare you to sit for the Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM®|CFPP®) Credentialing Exam.

Community Health Worker

This program helps individuals plan and prepare for becoming a Certified Community Health Worker (CCHW) in Florida.

Culinary Arts

Students can acquire intensive professional and practical experience with culinary preparations and operation of a professional kitchen.

Essential Skills for Workplace Success

Online modules that provide important, nontechnical career skills training and can help you find, keep, and advance in a job.

Healthcare Risk Management & Patient Safety

Designed to prepare working professionals in healthcare acute, ambulatory, skilled care and home health settings – where organized risk management is paramount.

Medical Staff Credentialing & Privileging Program

Designed for professionals with responsibility and accountability for review and coordination of the credentialing and/or re-credentialing and privileging process for clinical providers.

ServSafe Study Course

Prepare for the ServSafe Manager Exam through lectures, readings and online quizzes.


Educational program designed for individuals or healthcare personnel looking to expand their skillset to include telehealth facilitation and remote patient monitoring knowledge.

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