Professional Development

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Human Resources
fax: 508.730.3278

777 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Many different learning and development opportunities are available to Bristol employees in order to gain knowledge and skills to better serve our students and community and contribute to the success of the college. Professional development and learning opportunities are provided by various areas of the college and we have created a comprehensive list of offerings, which you can access by clicking on this link below. Please keep in mind that we are continuously working on developing more opportunities, so please check back often as our offerings continue to evolve.

Click HERE for the Professional Development & Learning list of offerings.

In-House Professional Development/Lunch & Learns

Human Resources is pleased to offer employees professional development opportunities via our Emerging Leaders training series, Director level professional development series and Lunch & Learn sessions. Please note that this page and Bristol Events will be updated with opportunities as they are made available.

Click here to view the upcoming Lunch & Learn offerings.

Center for Instructional Technology Expertise

The Center for Instructional Technology Expertise (CITE) assists the faculty and professional staff at Bristol in creating and using multimedia teaching and learning tools. The CITE lab offers a variety of workshops throughout the year and is also available for drop-in use and one-on-one assistance with a variety of instructional technology needs. For more information and a list of upcoming workshops, visit the Center for Instructional Technology Expertise webpage.

Lash Center for Teaching and Learning

The college's Lash Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) provides professional development opportunities and resources for Faculty and Professional Staff members and houses the Adjunct Faculty Center. For more information visit the Center for Teaching and Learning webpage.

Bristol Professional Development Application

Bristol's Learning Council oversees professional development applications and funding. Members of the Learning Council will review applications periodically over the course of the academic year and will award professional development activities until funds are depleted. For more information about the distribution of professional development funds and how to apply, please review the Professional Development Funds Application 2022-2023.