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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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 [...]

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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

JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (Long-Term)

February 18th, 2020|Comments Off on JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (Long-Term)

The second goal of the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) aims to “End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture. This will require adequate agricultural policies and introduction of appropriate technologies for [...]

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2021 BA, Master & PhD Studies in Japan Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Global Leader Program

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on 2021 BA, Master & PhD Studies in Japan Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Global Leader Program

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is now accepting applications from Samoa Nationals to undertake Bachelor of Art/Master/Ph.D. studies in various fields under our SDGs Global Leader Program (previously known as Pacific – LEADs Program). [...]