Connecticut Training & Development Network


The Connecticut Training & Development Network is dedicated to being a resource for government professionals who work in and manage the staff and organizational development for Connecticut state agencies.


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CTDN-L: List Serve Available for Members!

Tell others of new Ideas. Ask questions to solve your problems. Learn about new materials, methods and practices.


CTDN has a listserv to help members stay connected and share information. This Listserv will enable participants to provide information and ask questions via email. The user sends a message to one address that is automatically forwarded to everyone on the list. Replies can be sent to an individual or to everyone. All CTDN members have been subscribed automatically.

Benefits of belonging to the CTDN-L include:

  • Reaching all CTDN members by sending one email to
  • Receiving postings from other members directly into your inbox
  • Replying to the whole group by simply replying to the one email
  • Sending a personal reply to only the content sender by easily copying their email address into a new email

For questions and more information or if you do not wish to be on the listserv contact Mary McCarthy at

Professional Development

CTDN's is proud to offer three signature professional development programs to State of Connecticut employees: Aspiring Leaders, Train the Trainer, and the newest addition, the State Supervisory Training Program.



Nurturing Leadership Today and in the Future
Aspiring Leaders is the State of Connecticut's Executive Development Program designed to support our next generation of leaders. Learn More

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Take Yourself and Your Organization to the Next Level
The State of Connecticut Train the Trainer Certificate Program provides you, our talented workforce the necessary knowledge and skills to deliver effective training that transfers smoothly to the work environment. Learn More

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Learning how to Lead as a State Supervisor

This course is a “Supervisory Skills Training” program designed and customized specifically for state employees. The goal of this program is to provide professional development opportunities to aspiring and new supervisors, as well as those looking to refresh their knowledge in this area. Learn More