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

PSC192001 Workforce Planning Training

Workforce Planning is a planning tool which ensures that an organisation has current and future access to the human capital it needs to perform effectively. It includes identifying current and future personnel needs and exploring [...]

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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

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Fellowships for the MSc Programme at IHE Delft, Netherlands

February 18th, 2020|Comments Off on Fellowships for the MSc Programme at IHE Delft, Netherlands

The Government of Netherlands is inviting Samoan nominations for Master of Science Programmes starting in 2020 and 2021. A total of twenty-four (24) fellowships for the MSc programme at IHE Delft-the largest international graduate water [...]

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Australia and Samoa Government overseas scholarships for 2021 intake (including Distance & Flexi Learning)

February 18th, 2020|Comments Off on Australia and Samoa Government overseas scholarships for 2021 intake (including Distance & Flexi Learning)

Applications are invited from Samoan citizens for the 2021 Open Category Scholarships for full time on campus studies and part time Distance and flexible learning (DFL). Studies are offered at institutions in Australia, the region [...]

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The Matsumae International Foundation in Japan is a non-government organization that offers fully-funded Fellowships to non-Japanese nationals per year to undertake studies and research, particularly in the fields of Natural Science, Medicine and Engineering, at [...]