Learning and Development Center

Welcome to the Learning and Development Center -The Center for Excellence

Here is the LDC logo. The Learning and Development Center (LDC) is a strategy development and employee performance improvement organization. We offer comprehensive training solutions that significantly impact performance and institutional outcomes. Our consultancy is comprised of an experienced team of professionals with the knowledge and capabilities to design and implement strategies that help our clients achieve their goals. Our primary focus is to provide transformational learning programs that enhance the skills, job competencies, and improve performance and overall satisfaction for the City of Houston's workforce.

The LDC provides training opportunities at its two-story, 54,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility on a space-available basis for other organizations. Our clients include City of Houston departments and employees, and other municipalities, public agencies, non-profit agencies, and private businesses in the greater Houston area.

Upcoming Events

CAPS upcoming classes.

Open enrollment for CAPS is now available. New track begins Thursday, March 2, 2017.
Come and experience the Learning and Development Center's City Accreditation Program for Supervisors (CAPS). Learn skills on how to coach your employees for stronger performance. Discover eye opening modeling techniques that will allow you to have a more positive influence on the actions and attitudes of others. Mentoring your employees will enable them to advance farther and faster in their careers. More >

Current Activities

Strengthening Your Core upcoming classes.

Strengthening Your Core classes are underway and available for registration until Friday, March 24, 2017. Come and experience our Strengthening Your Core Program that focuses on eight behavioral factors that are commonly chosen as part of the HEAR plan.This program is designed to provide you with more in-depth training on the eight behavioral More >

Newsletter: The Competitive Edge

The Competitive Edge image.

The Competitive Edge is a monthly on-line publication that focuses on employee career development. Stay up-to-date on the latest in learning and development and training opportunities that matter most to you. More >

Photo Gallery

CAPS Class Graduation 2015.

Browse through our photo gallery for a better look at our facility and latest events. View here >

Featured Video

Check out highlights from our 2nd Annual Career Development Symposium. The annual open-house training event was available to all City employees and was held in collaboration with our strategic partners.View Here >

Contact Information: Learning and Development Center | 4501 Leeland Street | Houston, TX 77023 | Phone: 832-395-4900 | Fax: 832-395-4892 | Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri: 6:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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