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  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Designed for: Research staff   This is a vocal workshop to help you find your natural voice.  Do you want to get the most from your...
    Communication Skills, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This practical course is the essential starting point for anyone interested in...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Date:  16 maximum participants Content: The workshop is designed as a practical and interactive session.  Participants are requested to bring along a piece of work in progress - this can...
  • 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:    11 October, 2017              17 January, 2018 16 participants maximum Content: Queen’s Online is a secure, integrated web-based...
  • Date: 18 January 2018 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 makers/service providers...
    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
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •  Date: 25 October, 2017            19 June, 2018 16 participants maximum  Content: The role of an adviser: what are the key tasks? Guiding students’...
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Designed for: Support staff   Content: Diagnosing training needs Using workplace opportunities and experience Assessing promotability Making yourself...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates:   Time:   Exploring the match between the person you are and the job you do.  Topics will include:  Work-Life Questionnaire Finding fulfilment from...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Designed for: Staff who have previously attended the course 'Effective Minute Taking' and who service committees, or will do so in the future, and wish to...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 9 February 2018 18 May 2018   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: 14 March 2018 6 June 2018   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Departmental CoSHH Supervisors, project/research leaders, technical staff in supervisory roles and...
    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.
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 25 October 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 7 December 2017   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:   Time:   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date:   Time:   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 23 January 2018   Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Academic and research staff who plan to undertake focus group research   Content: The Focus Group Method: An Outline Conducting a Focus Group -...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: 14 February, 2018 16 participants maximum  Content: This course provides participants with an opportunity to learn about more advanced features in PowerPoint in order to incorporate...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed     Designed for: Staff who take minutes at meetings   Content: The minute taker's role in the meeting Listening for key points and effective note...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Dates:     Launch Event - 30 November 2017Module 1: 23-24 January 2018Module 2: 6-7 March 2018Module 3: 10-11 April 2018Module 4: 9-10 May 2018Close Event: 13...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • 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
  •   Date/Time: 23 January 2018, 2.30 - 3.30 pm 7 March 2018, 2.30 - 3.30 pm 10 May 2018, 11.00 am - 12 noon   Designed for:  Staff members designated as newly appointed Fire...
    Health and Safety
  • 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: 14 February 2018 9 May 2018   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Staff who need to make risk assessments in the workplace, e.g. Departmental Safety Advisors, Heads of...
    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...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Dates: 7 February 2018 17 May 2018   Time: 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm   Designed for:   School and Directorate Health and Safety Co-ordinators and Safety Officers, and School...
    Health and Safety
  • 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: 31 October 2017 22 February 2018 7 June 2018 Time: 9.30 am - 1.15 pm   Designed for: All newly appointed staff to the University This course is an occasion for welcoming new staff...
    Central Induction Events
  •   Dates: 21 September 2017 8 March 2018 21 June 2018 Time: 9.00 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: All newly appointed research staff in the University   Content:   Welcome and...
    Central Induction Events, Effective Researcher Programme
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Date/Time:   Designed for: Technical staff   Content: Develop skills in project planning techniques Focus on deadlines Action planning on your projects Organising yourself
    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...
  •    Programmes for Clerical and Secretarial Staff   The Junior Clerical Skills Programme is aimed at clerical staff in grades 2 and 3. Staff will be required to attend each of the...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Date:  18 October, 2017            17 January, 2018 16 participants maximum  Content: The role of a demonstrator What makes for effective...
  •   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
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Date: 13-14 September 2017  Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Research staff with approximately 4-5 years experience, who have responsibility for managing and mentoring others...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates/Times: 28 March 2018, 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm 1 May 2018, 9.30 am - 11.30 am   Designed for: This course is designed for staff who regularly lift and carry as part of their...
    Health and Safety
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS    
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Designed for: All staff with supervisory responsibilities   Content: Why have disciplinary and grievance procedures? Responsibility for operating...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 3 October 2017  Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This short course provides early career researchers with an introduction to career planning in higher education. The topics explored...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Dates: 17 October 2017  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
  •   Date: To be confirmed   This one-day course is designed for any member of staff who may be reaching retirement - soon or within approximately 3 years.  This course gives staff...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Register once for first day to attend both sessions   Designed for: Research Staff   Content: What makes a good presentation? Your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates/Times: To be confirmed    Designed for: Support staff who wish to develop and practice presentation skills for use in seminars, meetings, interviews etc.   Workshop...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 18 October 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm    Course content: Develop skills in project planning techniques Focus on research projects Action planning on your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 24 May 2018 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   This session runs as part of the Senior and Junior Clerical Skills Programmes
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Writing for Publication: Workshop a.) Planning and Writing (Titles, Abstracts, Introductions and Conclusions)   Date: 18 September 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Based on practical...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates: 21 March 2018   Time: 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm   Designed for: New and existing research students and staff who are required to work with ionising radiation in the course of their...
    Health and Safety
  •   Date/Time: To be confirmed   Designed for: Academic and research staff   Content: Research should be conducted ethically.  Across a wide range of academic disciplines there is...
    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: 28 September 2017 26 October 2017 21 November 2017 19 December 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Attendance at this one day course for all staff involved in selection...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   The Senior Clerical 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...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 6 September, 2017           8 November, 2017          16 January, 2018           14 February, 2018    ...
  • Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule PGs - Sat 29 April please email itcourses@qub.ac.uk to be...
  • Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule PGs - Sat 6 May - email itcourses@qub.ac.uk to be enrolled The course...
  •   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: 13 & 14 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Support staff that have, or hope to have, supervisory responsibilities. Content: The role of the...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: This programme is aimed at early career staff researchers.   Content: This course provides essential tools and skills for busy researchers.  The...
    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
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Support staff but especially those who work in offices. Content: The need for time and priority management Identifying areas of time wastage Working...
    Administrative Skills
  •   To be confirmed   8 participants maximum   Designed for: Staff who wish to deliver training to staff within their areas or to various groups of people No previous training...
    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:    11 October, 2017              24 November, 2017              31 January, 2018        ...
  • 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:    27 October 2017              30 November 2017 12 participants maximum  Content: The University has updated its current Turning Point...
  • Date:   27 September, 2017             17 November, 2017             7 February, 2018            ...
  • 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...
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: University Support Staff Content: Identifying readers' needs and their level of expertise Making sure you write the right document Tailoring content to...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 9 November 2017 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 that...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   To be confirmed   This seminar provides some basic advice and guidance on planning and developing your academic career with the aim of successfully applying for promotion.  It...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Access and workshops on nature masterclasses: scientific writing and publishing Do you want to learn more about the publication process? As a further element in the researcher development...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Support staff in grades 1 - 6   Aim: To give each individual an understanding of their strengths and potential and how they can harness these to...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 29 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: Are you considering the wider range of career options available to you as an academic researcher and considering applying for jobs...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Dates: 10 October 2017 15 November 2017 13 December 2017 13 February 2018 20 March 2018 11 April 2018 8 May 2018   Time: 9.30 am - 12.45 pm   Course Objectives Explore the meaning of...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  • Date: 26 June 2017 Time: 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm Venue: Administration Building, Committee Room A   Overview: Covering key aspects of project management including financial management focusing on...
    Finance
  • Date: 14 June 2017 Time: 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm Venue: Main Site Tower, OG/010   Overview: This ‘Pre Award’ half day training session is delivered jointly by the three Faculty Finance...
    Finance
  • Date: 22 June 2017 Time: 9.00 am - 11.00 am Venue: Main Site Tower, OG/009   Overview: This course is an introduction to double-entry bookkeeping as well as to the basic accounting concepts and...
    Finance
  •   Dates: 15 February 2018 17 May 2018   Time: 11.00 am - 12.30 pm   Designed for: Staff or research students who undertake microbiological and/or genetic modification activities in...
    Health and Safety
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: Understand what assertiveness is and learn some of the techniques to improve your communication with others.
    Communication Skills
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: A lot of hard work and time goes into conducting research. And then more time and work goes into publishing the results. And yet sadly many papers are never...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: This workshop will help you develop a strategy for communicating your research. It will look at the classic academic forms of communication – publishing...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • “People expect the world to be so much more visual than it’s ever been before.” David Marcus, Facebook’s Head of Messenger In this workshop we will practice using...
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: You know what your research higher degree (RHD) student should be doing, but it just doesn’t seem to be happening. Despite your best efforts to set up...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 22 November 2017 Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: This half day course will give staff the knowledge and skills to provide excellent service and meet customer...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  • Date: 2 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: Are you an early career researcher, unsure about what next steps to take in your career? Do you feel a need to further unlock your...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • 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
  • The course will cover the development of an EPSRC First Grant proposal, specific aspects include (i) the Case for Support (ii) Pathways to Impact (iii) National Importance (iv) Budget Considerations...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: Time:   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related grade 7...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Course Overview: The aim of this course is to to develop target audience in the core Queen’s behaviour of achieving results (through thinking creatively and...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: Time:     Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support staff groups (Academic related...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 8 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 3.30 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and professional support...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates: 14 November 2017 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: 22 November 2017 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
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: To develop staff in the core Queen’s behaviour of negotiating and influencing within the workplace to achieve and win outcomes. Key areas to be...
    Communication Skills, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 5 October 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 3.30 pm   Overview: When your role changes from being an individual contributor to a manager, that transition can be very challenging. ...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Managers/leaders and professional specialists in both A related (grade 7 and above) and Academic (Grade AC2 and above) mid level.   Overview: The aim...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Date:     01 November, 2017 In this workshop, we will examine the various stages in curriculum design and suggest strategies, ideas and resources to improve your own curriculum...
  • Date:      06 December, 2017 The ability to understand and use digital technologies in everyday tasks (digital literacy) extends to all aspects of teaching and learning. In this...
  • Date:    21 March, 2018 This workshop will demonstrate how technology-enhanced assessment and feedback can extend or add value to the strategies, processes, procedures and systems used...
  • Date:      12 April, 2018 This workshop explores innovative use of tools and technologies to extend the classroom and enhance the student learning experience. We will look at ways to...
  • Date: 6 June 2017 Time: 9.15 - 11.15 am   Overview: The aim of the course is to provide budget holders with an overview of how to manage budgets. The course will cover the theory and practice...
    Finance
  • Date: 14 June 2017 Time: 9.15 am - 11.15 am Venue: Main Site Tower, OG/010   Overview: Upon completion of the course, participants should have an understanding of the following: • The...
    Finance
  •   Dates/Times:   Training on use and completion.  Are you planning research involving health and social care patients or clients?  Do you need to seek R&D permission from a...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This course can be offered for your unit/area if there are more than 6...
  • The workshop will cover opportunities from the RCUK, The Royal Society and Leverhulme Trust. The emphasis will be on the EPSRC scheme and The Royal Academy of Engineering, particularly the Research...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • The course will cover opportunities for Fellowships from a broad range of funders (RAEng, Royal Society, Leverhulme Trust etc) but with a focus on the EPSRC. We will cover proposal writing, Letters...
    Research and Enterprise 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 then be...
    Health and Safety
  •   A waiting list will be compiled for this course via iTrent.  A date will be scheduled if there is sufficient interest.    This course is designed for managers who have a...
    Health and Safety
  •   Health and Safety First Aid Courses First Aid Courses are arranged by the Safety Service.  There are two levels of First Aid training. 1. First Aid at work Certificate This qualification...
    Health and Safety
  •   To be confirmed   Objectives: To raise the awareness of customer service at the reception desk and assist staff in providing exceptional customer care Iddentify front office needs and...
  • Open Access is now a requirement for REF eligibility. HEFCE’s Open Access Policy applies to journal articles and conference papers accepted for publication from 1st April 2016 onwards. During...
    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: 27 November 2017   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...
    Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   To be confirmed   This course is an occasion for welcoming academic staff to Queen's.  It is designed to facilitate the transition of new members of staff to their academic posts...
  •   New Clerical and Secretarial Staff (Grades 2 - 4) will be required to attend an induction programme within 3 months of commencing their employment with Queen's.  The Induction programme...
    Administrative Skills
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: This networking event provides an opportunity to meet with international staff and researchers from across Queen’s and includes a speed networking...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  •   Dates: 9 October 2017 20 November 2017 11 December 2017 Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Content • Queen’s and China • Basic Chinese history and geography • Essential...
    Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • 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
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule Designed for: All academic and research staff involved in the collection and...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • No plans to host further instances of this course in semester 1. Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software and storytelling tool that can be used to present concepts on a virtual canvas using a...
  • Date(s): Thursday 1st December 2016, Tuesday 28th March 2017, Tuesday 30th May 2017Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am This course is aimed at staff who wish to become familiar with the basics of...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Date: 15 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: Are you struggling with being invited for academic interviews and wondering what might wrong with your cover letter and CV?   In...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 11 January 2017   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   This course is for technical staff involved with laboratory teaching in Engineering, Science and Health Sciences. Participants...
    Health and Safety
  • The session gives an overview of the resources and services the library provides for EPS researchers.    Content: Identifying the most appropriate databases for your research...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This course is aimed at any staff member interested in using LinkedIn for...
  •   Dates: 5 October 2017 9 October 2017 16 November 2017 20 November 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: The Mood Matters programme deals with unhelpful thinking, stress and low...
    Personal and Career Development
  • Dates: 28 September 2017 3 October 2017 19 October 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: The AWARE Mood Matters Workplace Programme for Managers and Supervisors is a fully interactive...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  • This workshop will give an overview of the main Fellowship funding schemes available. It will also cover preparation of the various components of a Fellowship application and important aspects which...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • 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
  • Introduction to Lecturing - 19 September, 2017 PeerWise - 17 October, 2017 - CANCELLED Assessing Larger Classes - 24 October, 2017 Flipped Lectures - 15 November, 2017 Ensuring Students Use...
  • Date: 26 June 2017 Time: 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm Venue: Main Site Tower, OG/009   Overview: An overview of the Qfis solution including core modules, chart of accounts format, top tips for users,...
    Finance
  •   Date: 18 October 2017 17 January 2018 11 April 2018   Time: 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm   Designed for: New and existing research students and staff using radioactive sealed sources and...
    Health and Safety
  • 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
  •   To be confirmed   This researcher networking event provides an opportunity to meet with researchers from across Queen’s and includes a speed networking exercise to develop your...
    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
  •   To be confirmed   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 can get to...
    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
  •   To be confirmed   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 of the workplace and help...
  •   Date: 8 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am – 1.00 pm   Designed for: Supervisory Staff in grades 4 - 6   Aim: Develop supervisory staff in building and supporting high performing...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   To be confirmed   Designed for: Supervisory Staff in grades 4 - 6   Aim: Give supervisors the knowledge and skills to influence and support the resilience of their team to face the...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 12 October 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for:  Support staff in a supervisory role   Aim: This course is designed to acknowledge the important role that...
    Communication Skills, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   To be confirmed   Overview: Collaboration is more than the icing on the research cake; it now lies at the heart of the research model for the 21st Century. Individual researchers wishing...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 15 November 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Overview: This session provides information on mentoring and time to practice the use of mentoring techniques.  Mentoring...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 28 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Aimed at: Academic and Research staff and PhD students   Do you want to learn more about undertaking public engagement in your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 24 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Support staff in grades 1 - 6   Aim: Using games and activities we will encourage staff to make positive steps to...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   New e learning Course for Staff: Unconscious Bias A new e-learning course for staff is being launched on 13 March 2017 to support equality, diversity and inclusion in Queen’s.  The...
    Equality and Diversity
  • Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule SharePoint Site Administrators (Owners) are nominated staff who have...
  • Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule SharePoint Site Contributors (Members) are nominated staff who help...
  •   Date: 31 October 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: This workshop deals with issues around communicating your research to wider, non-academic or non-specialist...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  •   Date: 8-9 January 2018 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview Finding time to write up your research, whether a journal article or book chapter, can be difficult.  This...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Writing for Publication: Workshop b.) Selecting a Journal and the Publication Process   Date: 13 November 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm   Based on practical activities, this half...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  • Dates:   18 October, 2017              29 November, 2017              17 April, 2018  This workshop is a...
  •   Date: 11 October 2017 - Cancelled 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...