New York Public Service Workshops Program (PSWP)

Before purchasing courses and creating an account to use this online resource, you must first register in the Statewide Leaning Management System (SLMS) at using your NY.Gov ID login.  You must be an active NYS employee whose bargaining unit is PEF or M/C.

To enroll in SLMS, follow these steps:

  1. Click here to register (sign in required) for Zur Institute eLearning (with CEUs) in SLMS.  You can also search Learning in the SLMS for PSWP_5086 to locate the course.
  2. Follow the steps to enroll.
  3. Obtain the approval of the supervisor assigned to you in SLMS.

In SLMS, if you are experiencing technical difficulty or forgot your password/ID, please contact the SLMS Help Desk, Monday through Friday, from 7:30am until 5:00pm (EST), at 518-473-8087 or at

The Public Service Workshops Program (PSWP) is funded through the negotiated Agreement between the State of New York and the Public Employees Federation and through additional Management/Confidential funds. The Program is administered by the Professional Development Program for the Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs at the University at Albany, under contract with the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations.

Zur Institute eLearning (with CEUs) available courses