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How to Login to CSU Online Courses via SkillSoft

SkillSoft System Requirements

To access SkillSoft, your system must have the following:

  1. Enable Pop-ups - This is a CRITICAL STEP.  The courses will not launch unless you do this.
  2. A supported web browser - View SkillSoft Supported browsers. Instructions for updating web browsers: https://wiki.csuchico.edu/confluence/display/help/Updating+Web+browsers.

How to Access Courses

Go to the SkillSoft login page: https://ds.calstate.edu/?svc=skillsoft&org=csuchico.
Log in using your Chico State username and password
Select one of the options below:
•  For compliance or assigned training > click on the My Plan tab to view compliance training courses. 
•  For SkillChoice and optional training > click on the Catalog tab to view assets available to you such as training courses, ebooks and more..
Hover over the course name and select "Launch" to the right of the course name.
The course will open in a separate window.
•  If the training course does not open, try a different browser and double-check that pop-ups are turned off.  The URL is https://ds.calstate.edu/?svc=skillsoft&org=csuchico
•  If you do not see a <Next> button, expand the training window until you can see the <Back> and <Next> button in the lower right corner of the training screen.
When done or taking a break, EXIT the system before closing your browser so that they system properly records your progress.
•  If you've completed a course, but still receive reminders, use the Troubleshooting Guide on the left for additional information.

Notices

For compliance or assigned training, email notices and reminders will come from "TrainingNotifications@calstate.edu" and are legitimate.  However, questions regarding the training should be forwarded to Professional Development.

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Article ID: 10558
Created
Tue 1/5/16 12:00 PM
Modified
Wed 3/16/16 12:07 PM