Professional Development at St. Ambrose University provides training solutions to a diverse clientele throughout the Quad Cities.
Our classes and workshops are academic-based with real world applicability. After attending class, you will be able to apply what you learned the very next day.
Our mission is to serve and enrich our local community. When you take a course with us, you will be partnered with real world instructors and peers, right here in the Quad Cities. You'll make life-long connections that will truly add value to your personal and professional life – well beyond time spent in our program.
Take a tour around the site to learn about various training opportunities including courses that we customize for your organization's specific needs. Be sure to learn what our participants have to say about their experience with our programs!
Join us for an interactive morning of professional development designed specifically for the HR professional who wants to leverage their organization's strengths to attract top talent.
Lunch and Learns
Learn new skills, network with peers, and enjoy lunch on us! Check out our current offerings for Young Professionals and Business Leaders.
Interested in a Course?
If you're interested in a course and registration is not yet available, join our mailing list and get notified via email when registration is open!
Learn At Your Own Pace
The St. Ambrose University Professional Development Center is committed to offering timely trainings that meet the needs of our community.
Check out our new series of on-demand trainings; just click the video title below to watch the pre-recorded topic that interests you!
Business Essentials Series
Utilizing Microsoft Power Platform
Twin State Technical Services presents a demonstration on getting the most out of your Microsoft Power Platform.
Young Professionals Series
Learn to create a culture of positivity that promotes career growth and success. Facilitated by Jan Gorman of LG Consulting.
Championing Challenging Conversations
Learn how to bring your "A Game" to difficult conversations, whether you are leading or receiving them. Facilitated by Michelle Luebke, Principal Consultant, Highlight HR Consulting
QC Small Business Series
Digital Marketing Strategy
Watch and learn more about the digital marketing landscape, including tools and techniques for your digital marketing strategy. Facilitated by Donnie Ingram, SAU Director of CIDT & Online Learning.
About Our Facility
St. Ambrose University's North Davenport Education Center provides a state-of-the-art learning environment as an alternative to traditional off-site meeting facilities.
The center is available for rental Monday through Friday for training seminars, retreats, conferences, business meetings, presentations, and continuing education programs. Meeting rooms can be arranged to accommodate your group's unique needs!
To learn more about facility availability or schedule a personal tour, email email@example.com or call 563-333-5745.
- All classrooms are equipped for multimedia use
- Wired and wi-fi internet access in all rooms
- Parking: On site, free, and convenient
- Handicapped accessibility
- Tables with comfortable, upholstered chairs
- Team Rooms available for break-out sessions
- Catering service available. In addition to beverage and snack service, we are able to provide several full menu options for your event.
- Classroom: 30-person capacity
Large meeting room: 60-person capacity
Team rooms: 3 rooms ideal for small groups
- Multimedia podium with computer equipped with Microsoft Office Suite
- DVD/VCR/CD player
- Laptop connections
- LCD projector
- Flipchart and markers
- Wi-Fi and wired internet
- Overhead projector
- Video cameras
Megan Tarasi, Director
McMullen Hall 120
Davenport, IA 52803