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EMU's eTraining online resources are FREE to all students, faculty and staff. With these resources, you can increase your knowledge and improve your skills at your own pace, anytime and anywhere 24/7, 365 days a year. eTraining online includes more than:

  • 4000 courses (Skillport)
  • 6000 books (Books 24/7)
  • abundant job aids
  • mentoring for I.T. certification courses
  • simulations
  • email and live chat access to subject matter experts

Take these self-paced enrichment courses online or download them to your computer. Set aside a couple hours to complete a course or just complete a section. Then return when you have time to spare and complete another section. At eTraining you will find a wide range of topics to choose from including:

Desktop courseware

  • Microsoft Office Products
  • Crystal Report
  • Adobe Suite


  • Management and Leadership
  • Finance Human Resources and Administration
  • Strategy and Operations
  • Project Effectiveness
  • Professional Effectiveness
  • Sales and Customer Facing Skills

Information technology

  • Web Design
  • Microsoft Windows OS
  • Software Development
  • Server Technologies
  • Internet and Network Technologies
  • Enterprise Data Systems

System Requirements

Following are minimum system requirements:

  • Windows - 2000 (SP4), XP(SP2) and Vista
    • Browsers - Internet Explorer 6.0+, Firefox 2.0 - 3.1
    • Sun Java - 1.5.0
  • Mac OS - 10.4+
    • Browsers - Safari 3.0 - 3.4, Firefox 1.5.06

Note: Check your system for compatibility at http://browser.skillport.com if needed.


Log in to eTraining

Follow the steps below to begin building your skills:

  1. Enter http://etraining.emich.edu in your browser's address bar
  2. Press Enter on your keyboard
  3. Log in with your my.emich username and password
  4. Click the Click to Enter button.

Note: If you are not able to log in to eTraining and are not able to log in to my.,emich, contact the I.T. Help Desk at 734.487.2120, or email it.helpdesk@emich.edu. If you are not able to log in to eTraining, but are able to log in to my.emich., contact Skillsoft Technical Support at 866.754.5435.

Division of Information Technology

118 Pray Harrold

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: 734.487.3141

Fax: 734.481.9290