Human Resource Development Services

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Welcome to the Human Resource Planning & Development Services. On this section you will find all available resources regarding training for Samoan public sector employees.

Our division is tasked with providing the policy to Commission of all Human Resource Development activities in the Public Sector. In addition, we are also responsible for monitoring and evaluating Human Resource Development activities that do take place in the public sector.


The following are in-country training events or activities being offered for Samoa Government employees by the PSC and its partners for the current FY2014-2015.

If you are interested in any of these programs being offering please complete training application form (F#001) and forward to our division at least two weeks prior to delivery of the program.

Programs without any start or end date cannot be applied until those have been finalised therefore please check back periodically to confirm start and finish dates. Moreover additional programs maybe added during the current FY as they become available.

Please note that dates maybe subject to change as well as training application being subject to additional assessment by the PSC if warranted for equitable purposes.

Otherwise all training applications will be considered on a first come first served basis. If you have question regarding training programs for the current financial please contact our division on

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Press Releases


The 3-day Hire Me Training was held at the Office of the Public Service Commission (PSC) on the 07th – 09th September 2020. The practical design of this training aimed to support the participants’ current [...]

  • Human Resource Development

S1134 Basic Computing Skills

The influence of technology in work environments is without dispute. The growing necessity of computers in any workplace, demands that employees must be efficient users. The Basic Computing Skills training addressed the need for efficient [...]

Finance and Administration

A training on Finance and Administration, the 4th PSC training for FY2018/2019 was held at the PSC Conference Room from the 24th to the 27th of September. Knowledge deteriorates over time and with the rapid [...]

Scholarship Opportunities

  • Human Resource Development

2021 Commonwealth Scholarships in the United Kingdom for 2021

February 18th, 2020|Comments Off on 2021 Commonwealth Scholarships in the United Kingdom for 2021

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) is inviting nominations from Samoa for Commonwealth Masters Scholarships tenable from 2021 Online applications for interested applicants open from the 14th - 18th Jan 2021 Application [...]

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2021/2022 China-Samoa Bilateral Scholarship Awards

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on 2021/2022 China-Samoa Bilateral Scholarship Awards

The Government of China in partnership with the Government of Samoa is inviting suitable candidates from Samoa to apply for full scholarship awards to pursue studies at tertiary Institutions in China for the 2021/2022 Academic [...]