Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
Manual Handling Training This is a short course for University staff which includes practical exercises and group participation. The course provides practical knowledge of the principle... Nov 25, 2019 10:00 AM
Part 2: Practical Skills for Managing Performance, Conduct and Conflict at Work (Practical workshop) This two part course is aimed at any member of staff who has team management responsibility (unless it has been identified and agreed as part of PDD development... Nov 25, 2019 10:00 AM
Introduction to Version Control This course will introduce users to a version-control system called ‘Git’. If you have ever overwritten valuable work or wanted to collaborate with other r... Nov 26, 2019 01:00 PM
Student Lifecycle Systems Overview This short session will give you a brief introduction to the different Student Lifecycle Systems and how they are used to store, administer and manage aspects o... Nov 26, 2019 02:00 PM
Departmental Safety Officers Training - Core The course is intended to equip Departmental Safety Officers (DSOs) with information that will help them to assist with the organisation of health and safety wi... Nov 27, 2019 10:00 AM
Building Personal and Professional Resilience Doing research on a daily basis is very energy consuming, but doing research that constantly returns 'no results' or 'confusing data' is even more strenuous. ... Nov 27, 2019 01:30 PM
Recruitment and Selection Training (Refresher) This course will provide refresher training when recruiting staff, the legalities and best practice surrounding recruitment and the processes used at the Univer... Nov 28, 2019 09:30 AM
Understanding Financial Statements A course aimed at new SAP users and staff who have received no formal training on SAP. The aim of the course is to gain confidence using SAP and to know how to ... Nov 28, 2019 09:30 AM
Building Personal and Professional Resilience This session allows you to use EndNote to start creating a database of references which can then be stored, searched and used in conjunction with Word to input ... Dec 02, 2019 10:00 AM
How to spot a predatory publisher This course is for PhD students and researchers who are interested in publishing their academic research in authoritative publishing venues. Predatory publis... Dec 03, 2019 10:00 AM
Linux Introduction The course will provide users with an Introduction to the Linux operating system. In particular we will focus on use of Linux from the command line. No prior ... Dec 03, 2019 01:00 PM
Explore new ways of working with Office 365 This course will introduce you to the available tools and features which can help you to communicate and collaborate using Office 365. The course will begin wit... Dec 04, 2019 01:00 PM
High Performance Computing at Leicester An introduction to the High performance computing facilities at Leicester University. The course provides both a general introduction to HPC and specific infor... Dec 06, 2019 01:00 PM
Advanced Endnote This session will enable you to edit your own reference styles, and explore the advanced features of EndNote. You must already know how to use EndNote to attend... Dec 09, 2019 10:00 AM
RefWorks This session allows you to use RefWorks to start creating a database of references which can then be stored, searched and used in conjunction with Word to input... Dec 10, 2019 10:00 AM
Collect, organise and share information using OneNote This course will show you to the potential of OneNote to collect and organise different types of information. OneNote is flexible. It can be used to organise m... Dec 10, 2019 01:30 PM
Moving Beyond your Current Contract On Completion of this Seminar, Participants should: Have ensured their CV is completely up to date; Be aware of the range of options open to them on complet... Dec 10, 2019 02:00 PM
Analyse your data with Excel Pivot Tables This course will introduce you to the advantages of using Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Excel. Pivot Tables are useful for summarising large amounts of data ... Dec 11, 2019 09:30 AM
Recruitment and Selection Training This course will provide an introduction to recruitment, the legalities and best practice surrounding recruitment and the processes used at the University of Le... Dec 12, 2019 09:30 AM
Disability Confidence training for managers This interactive workshop helps to increase disability awareness and confidence, so that managers will be better placed to support disabled colleagues and futur... Dec 12, 2019 01:00 PM

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