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University Libraries Student Assistant Employment Guide: Training


As a student assistant you will have many opportunities to learn new skills on the job.  We recommend you keep a record of all the skills you have learned, as this information will enhance your resume.  
Other training opportunities are subject to your supervisor's approval.  

Required Training

REBELearn is UNLV’s enterprise-wide learning management system (LMS) focused on employee professional development. REBELearn delivers, consolidates, and tracks campus training activities including required compliance-based courses and professional development offerings.

The required trainings below are available in REBELearn.

  • Preventing Harassment and Discrimination - Title IX Office
  • General Workplace Safety - Office of Risk Management and Safety
  • Understanding Public Records - Office of Public Affairs

Required Training - Surviving an Active Shooter

Safety & Emergency

A student holding a mobile phone with the Be Rebel Safe webpage opened

RebelSAFE Alert is the emergency notification system used for incidents that present an imminent threat to life, health or safety to UNLV students, employees, faculty, and community members. RebelSAFE Alert messages provide emergency information and instructions to protect yourself during an emergency.  

Download the RebelSAFE App from iTunes or the Google Play Store. Keeping you informed via push notifications, the app provides a variety of safety features directly from your smartphone.

Optional Training

Aside from the required training there are other online training opportunities available to you. UNLV has subscriptions to LinkedIn Learning and Academic Impressions. They are free to you as long as you login with your ACE account. If you would like to watch a training/workshop during working hours, you must get your supervisors approval beforehand. 

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning offers thousands of on-demand courses on business, creative, and technology skills - available for free to UNLV students, faculty, and staff. Use your ACE account to log in to LinkedIn Learning


Academic Impressions

All members of the UNLV community — including faculty, administrators, staff, and students — will be able to take advantage of professional development opportunities through AI’s online repository at any time.

Membership benefits include:

  • Hundreds of hours of online training, both live and on-demand (with new trainings added weekly)
  • Hundreds of additional tools, templates, job aids, articles, white papers, and research briefs
  • A series of focused learning paths to help leaders at all levels sharpen their skills
  • Unlimited participation in the daily Virtual Writing Café, providing support, accountability, and community for those wanting focused workspace
  • Other exclusive member resources, including direct access to the Academic Impressions research team to discuss emerging topics

To access these resources, use your ACE account to log in to Academic Impressions


Library Tutorials

Cart Safety Training

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