All Courses

  •   Date: 20 January 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm     Designed for: Research staff   This is a vocal workshop to help you find your natural voice.  Do you want to get the...
    Communication Skills, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • Dates: Monday 16 May 2016 Times: 09:30 - 12:30 Draft description below Adobe Photoshop is a popular and professional graphics and digital photo-editing software program. This course introduces the...
  • Dates: Tuesday 24 May 2016 Times: 09:30 - 12:30 You have familiarised yourself with the basic image-editing tools of Adobe Photoshop (in Getting Familiar with Photoshop - Part 1). In this course you...
  • Date:  29 April 2016        NOTE: this session has been cancelled but may be rescheduled for later this academic year. Time:  9.30 am - 1.00 pm 16...
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS This is Seminar 1 of a series of 9 on assessment.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  13 April...
  • Date: 2 March 2016  -  Please note that this course has been cancelled. Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm Course limit:  8    Content: Adaptive testing is a form of...
  • Date:    22 September 2015 Additional course on:  19 January 2016 Time:   2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 20 participants maximum Content:  Queen’s Online is a...
  • Date: 13 October 2015 19 May 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Researchers who are interested in using the results of their research beyond academia to influence policy...
    Communication Skills, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 8 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  29 June 2016 Time:  1.10 pm - 1.50 pm
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with...
    Health and Safety
  • Date: Wednesday 3 June 2016 Time:  09:30 - 16:00 This course concentrates on useful features of Word 2013 such as creating master and subdocuments, tracking changes and use of form fields. Auto...
  • Date:    27 April 2016 Time:   2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 16 participants maximum   Content: What is the Professional Standards Framework? The four HEA descriptor...
  • Date:  30 September 2015 Time:  10.00 pm–12.30 pm Additional Course on:  21 June 2016, 10.00 am–12.30 pm 16 participants maximum Content: The role of an adviser: what...
  •   Dates: 15 September 2015 3 December 2015 18 April 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennoxvale     Designed for: Support...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 24 November 2015 27 April 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Exploring the match between the person you are and the job you do.  Topics will include:  Work-Life...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates: 21 March 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Staff who have previously attended the course 'Effective Minute Taking' and who service committees, or will do so in...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 18 November 2015 2 February 2016 18 May 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Staff who have been appointed as Computer Workstation Assessors...
    Health and Safety
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when enough staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with dates.   Designed...
    Health and Safety
  •   Dates: 2 December 2015 26 January 2016 13 April 2016   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Departmental CoSHH Supervisors, project/research leaders, technical staff in...
    Health and Safety
  • This session will consider the use of copyright materials for teaching purposes and outline the role of current licensing arrangements in allowing the creation of teaching materials.
  • Date: Wednesday 16 March 2016 Time: 09:30 - 12:30 This specialised course looks at the charting feature in Excel 2013 and discusses some of the different types of charts that can be created, in...
  • Date:  24 February 2016 Time:  2.00 pm - 5.00 pm Course Limit:  15 Content: In this practical workshop staff will be introduced to some of the advanced features of Excel 2013 which...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates SnagIt is a popular application for...
  • Date:    9 December 2015 Time:   2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 12 participants maximum  Content:  The CMS templates offer staff the capacity to build online learning...
  •   Date: 17 May 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 11 February 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 20 October 2015   Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: To be confirmed Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 1 December 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 19 April 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 14 October 2015 5 May 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 10 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 8 December 2015   Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Microsoft Office includes a variety...
  • Date: 8 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Academic and research staff who plan to undertake focus group research   Content: The Focus Group Method: An Outline Conducting...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This course provides participants...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This is part 1 of a 2 part course...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This is part 2 of a 2 part course...
  •   Dates: 19 November 2015 Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Staff who take minutes at meetings Content: The minute taker's role in the meeting Listening for key points and...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  • Date: 13 April 2016                PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 16...
  • Date: Monday 18 February 2016 Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Continuing from Excel 1: Essentials, this course looks at how to arrange and display both numeric and non-numeric data in Excel to present it in...
  • Dates:     Launch Event - 30 November 2015Module 1: 19-20 January 2016Module 2: 23-24 February 2016Module 3: 6-7 April 2016Module 4: 10-11 May 2016Close Event: TBC ...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Date:   13 January 2016 continuing with on-line activities through to the second session on 27 January 2016 Time:    2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 16 participants maximum ...
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 6 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  15 June 2016 Time:  1.10 pm - 1.50 pm
  •   Dates: 9 March 2016, 11.30 am - 1.00 pm 19 May 2016, 2.00 pm - 3.30 pm 23 June 2016, 11.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for:  Staff members designated as newly appointed Fire...
    Health and Safety
  • Date:    20 April 2016 Time:   2.00-4.00 pm 12 participants maximum  Content:  “Flipped teaching” or the “inverted classroom” represents a...
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 3 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:   4 May 2016      Note: this session has been...
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 7 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  22 June 2016 Time: 1.10 pm - 1.50 pm
  •   Dates: 10 November 2015 16 February 2016 5 May 2016   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Staff who need to make risk assessments in the workplace, e.g. Departmental Safety...
    Health and Safety
  • Good Clinical Practice training is now only delivered through an e-learning package.  Access to the training is controlled by the University’s Research Governance Team or a Health and...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: Thursday 26 May 2016 Time: 13:15 - 14:30 The Guide to Computing Facilities presentation is an opportunity for people new to the University to find out about the computing facilities and...
  •   Dates: 10 February 2016 19 May 2016   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for:   School and Directorate Health and Safety Co-ordinators and Safety Officers, and School...
    Health and Safety
  •   Dates: 29 September 2015 6 January 2016 11 March 2016 3 June 2016 Time: 10.00 am - 12.00 pm   Designed for: New Staff Content: Find out essential health and safety information, such...
    Health and Safety
  • Date: 28 October 2015 Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 16 participants maximum  Facilitated by: LDS staff Content: Difficulties students may encounter with studying Recognising and diagnosing...
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 5 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  1 June 2016 Time:  1.10 pm - 1.50 pm
  • Dates: 22 September 2015 16 December 2015 3 March 2016 26 May 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: All newly appointed staff to the University This course is an occasion for...
    Central Induction Events
  •   Dates: 1 October 2015 25 February 2016 16 June 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 4.00 pm   Designed for: All newly appointed research staff in the University   Content:   Welcome and...
    Central Induction Events, Effective Researcher Programme
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  •   Date: 19 June 2014 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm    Designed for: Technical staff   Content: Develop skills in project planning techniques Focus on deadlines Action planning on your...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  • Usually run once month during semester - view iTrent/QOL for dates This course provides an introduction to TERMINALFOUR, the University's Content Management System for web authoring. You will learn...
  •   This course is aimed at secretarial and clerical staff in grades 2 and 3 to help them gain knowledge, skills and confidence to provide a professional secretarial service to teams or...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • Date:  21 October 2015    RESCHEDULED TO 14 October 2015 Time:  2.00 pm – 4.30 pm Additional course on: 20 January 2016, 2.00 pm–4.30 pm 20 participants...
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with...
    Health and Safety
  • Date:  9 December 2015 Time:  2.00 pm – 3.30 pm 16 participants maximum Content: Definitions, categories and relevance of research-informed teaching Examples of current teaching...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Microsoft Outlook is an email and...
  • Date: 26-27 January 2016 Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm   Designed for: Research staff with approximately 4-5 years experience, who have responsibility for managing and mentoring others within the...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates: 23 February 2016 4 May 2016   Time: 10.00am - 12.00 pm   Designed for: This course is designed for staff who regularly lift and carry as part of their...
    Health and Safety
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 4 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  11 May 2016 Time:  1.10 pm - 1.50 pm  
  •   Date: 2 March 2016 Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: All staff with supervisory responsibilities   Content: Why have disciplinary and grievance procedures? Responsibility...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: October 2015 - date to be confirmed 10 February 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This short course provides early career researchers with an introduction to career planning...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: Friday 22 April 2016 Time: 09:30 - 12:30 This course provides participants with an opportunity to learn about more advanced features in PowerPoint 2013 in order to incorporate interactivity...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates.  This specialised course will...
  • Date:  14 October 2015 Time:  2.00 pm – 4.45 pm Additional course on: 27 January 2016, 2.00 pm – 4.45 pm 16 participants maximum...
  •   Dates: 5 April 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for research staff applying for senior research positions or lecturehips. The topics explored will include;...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Dates: 5 November 2015   Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   This one-day course is designed for any member of staff who may be reaching retirement - soon or within approximately 3 years. ...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: To be confirmed Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm Register once to attend both sessions   Designed for: Research Staff Content: What makes a good presentation? Your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 5 & 10 May 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Support staff who wish to develop and practice presentation skills for use in seminars, meetings, interviews...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 10 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Course content: Develop skills in project planning techniques Focus on research projects Action planning on your projects Enhancing your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 31 May 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   This session runs as part of the Senior and Junior Secretarial Skills Programmes
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: To be confirmed Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Attendance at this course is mandatory for anyone acting in the capacity of Nominated Buyer for their unit.  Anyone...
    Finance
  •   3 workshop dates: 30 September 2015 7 October 2015 24 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Content: What is it? A three part workshop based on practical activities aimed to...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with...
    Health and Safety
  •   Date: 13 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Academic and research staff Content: Research should be conducted ethically. Across a wide range of academic disciplines...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when enough staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with dates.   Designed...
    Health and Safety
  •   Dates: 23 October 2015 23 November 2015 9 December 2015 26 January 2016 1 March 2016 14 April 2016 9 May 2016 9 June 2016 6 July 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 3.30 pm   Designed...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   The Senior Secretarial Skills Programme is for those staff who have at least 10 years experience working in Queen's or are in senior grades 4, 5 and 6.  Staff who have previously...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date:  7 October 2015 Time:  2.00 pm – 4.30 pm Additional courses on: 4 November 2015         2.00 pm – 4.45...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates SPSS is a popular statistical and...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This course will provide...
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with...
    Health and Safety
  •   Dates: 2 & 3 November 2015 28 & 29 January 2016 24 & 25 May 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Support staff that have, or hope to have, supervisory...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • Date:  25 November 2015 Time:  2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 16 participants maximum Content: planning, preparation and methods of organisation for larger lectures communicating in a large...
  • Date: 2 December 2015 Time: 2.00 pm –4.00 pm 16 participants maximum Aim and Content: Managing the emotional climate of learning situations is a skill that enables staff to more effective as...
  •   Date: 29 - 30 June 2016 Time: 9.15am - 5.00pm   Designed for: This programme is aimed at early career staff researchers. Content: This course provides essential tools and skills for busy...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS Assessment Seminar 9 in a series of 9.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date:  6 July 2016 Time: 1.10 pm - 1.50 pm
  •   Date: 9 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Support staff but especially those who work in offices. Content: The need for time and priority management Identifying areas...
    Administrative Skills
  • Dates: 3 half days: 14, 15 & 22 March 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   8 participants maximum   Designed for: Staff who wish to deliver training to staff within their areas or to...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates for this course will be organised when a sufficient number of staff have indicated an interest to attend by registering on iTrent.  Staff will then be contacted with...
    Health and Safety
  • Date:    14 October 2015 Time:    9.30 am – 4.30 pm Additional courses on: 25 November 2015, 13 April 2016, 17 June 2016 9.30 am – 4.30 pm New additional...
  • Date:    30 September 2015 Time:   2.00 pm – 4.30 pm Additional course on: 10 February 2016, 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 17 participants maximum  Content: This workshop...
  • Date:   21 October 2015 Additional course on:  9 March 2016 Time:  2.00 pm – 4.00 pm 12 participants maximum Content: The use of technology has become an important part of...
  • This course is available on request. This course is ideal for staff who wish to increase their confidence in using a computer and improve their efficiency at file management techniques. Through a...
  • Date:    4 November 2015 Time:   2.00 pm – 4.30 pm Additional course on: 6 April 2016, 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 12 participants maximum  Content: The Personal...
  • Date:    7 October 2015 Time:   2.00 pm – 4.30 pm Additional course on: 17 February 2016, 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 17 participants maximum  Content: This workshop is...
  •   Dates: To be confirmed Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: All Purchase Card Users Content: Transaction limits Use of the card with suppliers Acceptable use policy VAT on...
    Finance
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS This is Seminar 2 of a series of 9 on assessment.  Staff can attend any or all of the seminars. Date: 27 April...
  •   Date: 24 February 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: University Support Staff Content: Identifying readers' needs and their level of expertise Making sure you write the...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 1 March 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for research staff applying for senior research positions or lectureships.  This is a half-day course...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • Date: To be confirmed Time: 3.00 pm - 4.30 pm   This seminar provides some basic advice and guidance on planning and developing your academic career with the aim of successfully applying for...
    Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 20 November 2015 Time: 9.30 – 1.00 Designed for: Support staff in grades 1 - 6 Aim: To give each individual an understanding of their strengths and potential and...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 8 December 2015 12 January 2016 11 February 2016 8 March 2016 20 April 2016 10 May 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm Venue: Auditorium, The McClay Library   Course aim To increase cultural...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  • There are plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at...
  • Dates: Wednesday 16th September 2015 Friday 20th November 2015 Wednesday 17th February 2016 Wednesday 18th May 2016   Time: 10.00 – 11.00 am   Designed for: Staff or research...
    Health and Safety
  • This course will be offered again in Semester 1 (AY 16/17). If 6 or more colleagues wish to attend a similar course before then, please contact itcourses@qub.ac.uk  With an increasing number of...
  • Date: 1 February 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: This workshop will help you develop a strategy for communicating your research. It will look at the classic academic forms of...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • In today’s complex digital environment, knowledge of copyright is essential to anyone working in a research setting. This session provides an introduction to copyright law and practice as well...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • This is a drop in session held in your Department or School during which your staff can get advice on managing their publications in Pure. Staff need to deposit the final accepted manuscript of...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • Specifically the course will cover the development of an EPSRC First Grant proposal, and covers all aspects of the preparation and submission process and developing a Host Organisation Statement....
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 13 April 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 27 January 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 4 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date:  31 May 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 2 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 23 February 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Managers/leaders and professional specialists in both Academic related (grade 7 and above) and Academic (AC2 and...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates: 25 November 2015 3 February 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above)...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 10 November 2015 12 January 2016   Time: 9.15 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 20 January 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Course Overview: The aim of this course is to to develop target audience in the core Queen’s behaviour of achieving results (through...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Date: 18 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: When your role changes from being an individual contributor to a manager, that transition can be very challenging. This workshop gives...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 15 December 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Managers/leaders and professional specialists in both A related (grade 7 and above) and Academic (Grade AC2 and above) mid...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are more than 8 delegates. This is for any staff member who...
  •   A waiting list will be compiled for this course via iTrent.  A date will be scheduled if there is sufficient interest and staff on the waiting list will then be...
    Health and Safety
  •   Date: 15 April 2016 Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm   Objectives: To raise the awareness of customer service at the reception desk and assist staff in providing exceptional customer...
  • HEFCE’s Open Access Policy applies to journal articles and conference papers accepted for publication from 1st April 2016 onwards. During this session we will demonstrate what you need to do...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • 14 October 2015 12.30 pm - 2.00 pm Maximum number:  60 Content:  One of the most effective ways for students to add an international component to their Queen's degree is to undertake a...
  • Date: 10 December 2015 Time: 9.30 – 1.00 Designed for: Supervisory Staff in grades 4 - 6 Aim: To help staff focus on having a successful conversation that achieves the desired...
    Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: To be confirmed Time: 9.15 am - 1.30 pm   This course is an occasion for welcoming academic staff to Queen's.  It is designed to facilitate the transition of new members of...
  •   Dates/Times: 12 October 2015, 2.00pm - 5.00pm 11 February 2016, 2.00pm - 5.00pm 10 May 2016, 2.00pm - 5.00pm     Training on use and completion.  Are you planning research...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • The course will cover: - How to find funding - An overview of the main funders (AHRC, ESRC, Leverhulme and British Academy) including success rates and review processes - Insights from a panel...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Specifically the course will cover an introduction to the grant application process, the writing of the proposal components (Case for Support, Pathways to Impact, work programme management (Gantt...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Using Microsoft Publisher...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Designed for: All academic and...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Prezi is a cloud-based presentation...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This course is aimed at staff who...
  • Dates: 10 - 11 November 2015 9 - 10 May 2016 Time: 9.00 am - 4.30 pm   This two-day course provides an overview of Stata 12, the latest version of Stata.  Participants will learn how to...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Microsoft Visio 2013 is a...
  • The session gives an overview of the resources and services the library provides for EPS researchers.    Content: Finding the key databases for your research topic Obtaining articles and...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates This course is aimed at any staff...
  • There are no plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates.  This full day...
  • This course provides an overview of bibliometrics and altmetrics. Bibliometrics are quantitative measures (e.g. h-index and Impact Factor) for assessing academic publications. They can help you...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  •   Date: 14 January 2016 Time: 9.45 am - 11.30 am   This short Masterclass explores the challenges facing leaders in terms of building performance of teams in dynamic times.  Key...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • This workshop will cover preparation of the various components of a MRC Research Grant application. The workshop will include presentations from a Queen’s academic who was, until recently, an...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • RefWorks is a reference management service that enables you to create a personal database of references, automatically format citations and compile instant bibliographies. This can save you hours...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • Date: 1 March 2016   Time: 11.30 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Canada Room/Council Chamber, Lanyon Building   This researcher networking event provides an opportunity to meet with researchers...
    Communication Skills
  •   A waiting list will be compiled for this course via iTrent.  A date will be scheduled if there is sufficient interest and staff on the waiting list will be contacted.    This...
    Health and Safety
  • Date: 7th March 2016 Time: 9.30-4.00pm   Overview: Creative research is original, useful and non-obvious. It is precisely because it is non-obvious that young researchers need all the help they...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Scopus (http://www.scopus.com) is the world’s largest bibliographic and citation database and the source of the citation data used by some of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) assessment...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  •   Date: To be confirmed Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for all Queen's Staff.   This half day course aims to show the main factors that cause stress both in and out...
  • Date: 25 February 2016 Time: 9.30 – 1.00 Designed for: Supervisory Staff in grades 4 - 6 Aim: Develop supervisory staff in building and supporting high performing teams and ...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 9 May 2016 Time: 10.00 – 1.00 Designed for: Supervisory Staff in grades 4 - 6 Aim: Give supervisors the knowledge and skills to influence and support the resilience of ...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 3 - 4 December 2015 25 - 26 April 2016 Time: 9.15 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: Collaboration is more than the icing on the research cake; it now lies at the heart of the research model...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 29 February 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.30 pm   Overview: Participants will gain knowledge of mentoring, when and why to use. During the course participants will gain knowledge of and...
    Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 1 June 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm Location: Seminar Room, Research & Enterprise Offices, 63 University Road   Aimed at: Academic and Research staff and PhD students   Do...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: 23 March 2016 Time: 10.00 – 1.00 Designed for: Support staff in grades 1 - 6 Aim: Using games and activities we will encourage staff to make positive steps to provoke...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are more than 8 delegates This course is aimed at any staff...
  • The course is aimed at all researchers who would like an overview of open access and its benefits.Content: What is open access and why is it important? The routes to open access: green, gold,...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • Date: Wed 25 May 2016 Time 10:00 - 12:00 SharePoint Site Administrators (Owners) are nominated staff who have full control of a SharePoint site. This means that Site Administrators can add/remove...
  • Date: Tuesday 24 May 2016 Time: 14:00 - 16:00 SharePoint Site Contributors (Members) are nominated staff who help to maintain a SharePoint site by adding announcements, uploading documents,...
  • Dates: 11 - 12 January 2016 27 - 28 June 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview Finding time to write up your research can be difficult. This two-day event has been organised to provide...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 8 October 2015   Time: 9.30am - 1.00pm   Overview: The aim of this course is to to develop staff in the core Queen’s behaviour of continuing ones own personal...