Training and Organizational Development
The Employee Training and Organizational Development Section is responsible for designing, creating, and implementing training and organizational development efforts.
The Department of Personnel is continuing to provide essential services to Civil Service City employees, retirees, applicants and the general public. To help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, these essential services will not be provided in person. The normal hours for the Department of Personnel are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All general business and public inquiries for assistance should be communicated via telephone or email. For general departmental requests for assistance, please call (314) 622-4308. For Employee Benefits related inquiries, please call (314) 622-5726. For Employees Retirement System and Firefighter’s Retirement Plan related inquiries, please call (314) 622-3560. General applicant/public email inquiries for assistance email the Department of Personnel. For Employee Benefits related inquiries, please email: BenefitsSection@stlouis-mo.gov and Employees Retirement System.
Who We Are
The Employee Training and Organizational Development Section is responsible for designing, creating, and implementing training and organizational development efforts to further the mission of the City of St. Louis. This section offers a wide variety of training and development opportunities to City employees designed to properly orientate each employee to their position and employment with the City; instruct each employee to perform their duties properly; and encourage each employee to upgrade their skills and abilities so they can adjust to change in the workplace.
This section also includes the Occupational Safety component which is established to promote safe and efficient performance of City operations and provide for the protection of the employees, citizens, and visitors of the City.
Courses. What is New?
The Fall-Winter 2020 Quarterly Training Calendar is now Online! Now, all of the information on current course offerings, class descriptions, computer courses, and the Leadership Academy is provided in an electronic format. We hope you will find the information more user-friendly and easy to access. We will make periodic updates to the format , as well as add course offerings, as needed, to the current calendar. We also hope this will make us more responsive to the needs of operating departments, and give us flexibility to address issues that may arise outside of usual timelines. Again, please let us know your thoughts regarding course offerings, procedures and/or suggestions for improving the webpage. We appreciate your feedback and welcome your comments. See you in class!