New employees

Orientation and training

You will be welcomed by your unit on your first day of work.

A welcome orientation session is offered to all employees by the Human Resources Department to introduce and explain how the Institution functions, as well as to provide new staff with useful information for their future professional activities.

New employees are required to follow a compulsory basic security training course (FOBS). Information regarding this training will be sent by Human Resources to the secretary’s office of the employee’s unit.

Basic administration training (FOBA) is available for new administrative personnel. This 2 half-day course, taught by the profession’s specialists, covers diverse topics related to fields such as finance, purchasing,and human resources. The attendees will also be introduced to the professional tools and software they will be using.

Welcome Guide for new employees

Additional Information

Discover the services and resources available on campus to all EPFL members.

Information for Units

Employee Arrival Checklist