Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
Supervising Research Degree Candidates The session is for those new to supervision, as well as for those who are experienced PhD supervisors, but are new to Leicester. It will explore the current lan... Jun 10, 2019 01:00 PM
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... Jun 10, 2019 03:00 PM
Applying for HEA Fellowship through the PEERS Experiential Route – an overview This session provides an overview of the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) Experiential Route for gaining Fellowship... Jun 11, 2019 12:15 PM
Writing Effective CVs, Cover Letters & Job Applications (webinar) Delegates will learn to: have a clear vision of how their CV should look; understand the principles of making an effective job application, that is fit for pu... Jun 12, 2019 02:00 PM
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... Jun 13, 2019 09:00 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 ... Jun 13, 2019 01:00 PM
Examining Research Degree Theses Together with the Director of the Doctoral College, you will explore the main issues to be considered at the three different stages involved in examining a doct... Jun 17, 2019 02:00 PM
Manage long documents in Word - Part 1 - Essentials This course will show you how to use essential time saving features when creating a long document such as a report or thesis. You will save time by making use ... Jun 18, 2019 10:00 AM
SAP: Smarter Purchasing - Buying and Approving Orders The course provides an explanation of the Smarter Purchasing Ordering & Approval system. The aim of the demonstration and ‘hands-on’ practice session for t... Jun 18, 2019 02:00 PM
Guided IT Learning Session Receive help with specific IT queries at Guided IT Learning Sessions. Book an appointment for 1 hour. An experienced IT trainer will be available to help and ... Jun 19, 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... Jun 20, 2019 01:00 PM
Managing your research data how to organise, store and share your research findings This course is for researchers and research support staff who want to learn more about developing good data management practices, data management planning, d... Jun 20, 2019 02:00 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 completio... Jun 20, 2019 02:00 PM
Manage long documents in Word - Part 2 - Additional Features Following on from the Essentials course, this course will introduce you to the additional features which will help to improve your long documents. After a dem... Jun 25, 2019 09:30 AM
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... Jun 26, 2019 10:00 AM
Assertiveness Delegates will learn to: have developed three assertiveness techniques; be able to handle confrontations more easily and satisfactorily; be able to demonstra... Jun 26, 2019 01:00 PM
Conversations with Purpose (Workshop Session) A three hour bookable workshop session that gives an overview of challenging conversations, shows the benefits of handling challenging conversations and gives ... Jun 27, 2019 09:30 AM
Effective Contract Management Explains the importance of effective contract management and what it looks like; its numerous elements, including knowing the contract conditions/deliverables, ... Jun 28, 2019 09:30 AM
Radiation Safety Training This course covers two main areas, the awareness of the safety problem and the legal framework. Firstly the awareness of the safety problem which includes the ... Jul 03, 2019 10:00 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... Jul 04, 2019 09:30 AM

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