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Human Resources Banner Training

More information on the Human Resources Module, including forms and training materials, is available on the Human Resources website.

The Banner Human Resources module provides the University of Idaho the means to collect and manage vital information about its most important asset: people. Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS) supports the university's efforts in recruiting, hiring and retaining the best candidates for meeting the university's mission and goals. A variety of integrated components enable the university to manage personnel, benefits and positions; monitor compensation, labor relations and health and safety; administer budgets; and process payroll.

Human Resources Training Module

This training is available online from our registration page on GoSignMeUp as a prerequisite for all other Human Resources (HR) module training. It provides instruction on how to look up and navigate through query forms within the Banner HR module. Employees who work with personnel or payroll information should complete this training. Contact with questions.

Email to request this training. This training provides hands-on instruction for entering Electronic Personnel Action Forms (EPAFs) in the Banner HR Module. Trainees are given scenarios in which they must enter a new employee into Banner or change existing information. Handouts provide trainees assistance in selecting the appropriate approval category before the EPAF is entered. This class should be taken by employees who will be entering EPAFs for a department, as well as those individuals who will be proxy for them in their absence. Contact or with questions.

This training is for employees who have taken EPAF training, have EPAF access and are responsible for originating and/or approving departmental EPAFs and want one-on-one training to better understand the process. This training is offered upon request by contacting the trainer directly at

Request and/or register for this training on GoSignMeUp. This class is for Summer Session Faculty EPAF's ONLY. In this session you will review categories, dates, salary calculations and go over scenarios.

This training includes tips and tricks, frequently asked questions and refreshers. Contact to request training.

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