All Courses

  •   Date: 31 January 2017 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
  • 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:  Content: Adaptive testing is a form of testing that dynamically adapts the test questions to the user’s level of ability. Combined with different levels of feedback in a formative...
  • Date:    11 October, 2017              17 January, 2018 16 participants maximum Content: Queen’s Online is a secure, integrated web-based...
  • Date: 5 December 2016 27 April 2017   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
  • 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:     26 April 2017 Time:   2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 16 participants maximum   Content: What is the Professional Standards Framework? The four HEA descriptor...
  •  Date: 25 October, 2017            19 June, 2018 16 participants maximum  Content: The role of an adviser: what are the key tasks? Guiding students’...
  •   Dates: 24 October 2016 15 December 2016 30 March 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennoxvale     Designed for: Support...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 30 November 2016 6 April 2017 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: 2 March 2017   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...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 18 November 2016 9 February 2017 19 May 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm   Venue: Training Room A, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: Staff who have been appointed as...
    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: 16 November 2016 15 March 2017 17 May 2017   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Venue: Training Room A, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: Departmental CoSHH Supervisors,...
    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...
  • 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...
  • 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: 14 December 2016           Please note this course has been cancelled.  Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 12 participants maximum ...
  •   Date: 3 May 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: 7 February 2017   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: 20 October 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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 6 December 2017   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: 25 April 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: 12 October 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: 3 November 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: 14 December 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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Date: 7 March 2017 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
  • Date: 14 February, 2018 17 participants maximum  Content: This course provides participants with an opportunity to learn about more advanced features in PowerPoint 2013 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...
  •   Dates: 15 November 2016 Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Training Room C, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: Staff who take minutes at meetings Content: The minute taker's role in the...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  • Date:  16 participants maximum   Content: This course will outline the principles for the evaluation of teaching and learning.  It will cover key steps in the design of teaching...
  • 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 - 25 November 2016Module 1: 10-11 January 2017Module 2: 23-24 February 2017Module 3: 11-12 April 2017Module 4: 8-9 May 2017Close Event: 15 June...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Date:    16 participants maximum  Content: Queen’s Online offers the potential for your students to participate in online activities outside the traditional classroom...
  • 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: 15 September 2016 13 October 2016 24 November 2016 23 February 2017 30 March 2017 11 May 2017 8 June 2017   Time: 11.00 am - 12.00 pm (All sessions)   Venue: Training Room...
    Health and Safety
  • Date:    12 participants maximum  Content: “Flipped teaching” or the “inverted classroom” represents a form of blended learning whereby students prepare for...
  • 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: 12 October 2016 15 February 2017 12 May 2017   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Venue: Training Room A, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: Staff who need to make risk assessments...
    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
  • 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: 10 February 2017 18 May 2017   Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm   Venue: Training Room A, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for:   School and Directorate Health and Safety...
    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: 26 October 2016 Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 16 participants maximum Facilitated by: LDS staff Content: This workshop will provide you with an overview of the support available to help...
  • 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: 12 December 2016 13 March 2017 8 June 2017   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
  • 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: TBC    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...
  •   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
  • 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
  • Date:   Content: Definitions, categories and relevance of research-informed teaching Examples of current teaching and research links in undergraduate modules Exploring possibilities for...
  • 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: 3 - 4 April 2017 7 - 8 June 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...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates: 19 October 2016 22 March 2017 3 May 2017   Time: 10.00am - 12.00 pm   Venue: Training Room A, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: This course is designed for staff who...
    Health and Safety
  • ASSESSMENT SEMINARS    
  •   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: 25 November 2016 21 February 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This short course provides early career researchers with an introduction to career planning in higher education....
    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...
  • 16 participants maximum The major focus of Part 1 will be preparing lectures.  Part 2 will focus on the giving the lecture.  The workshops will include input from the tutor as well as...
  •   Dates: 10 November 2016 21 March 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for research staff applying for senior research positions or lecturehips. The topics...
    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...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 11 and 24 May 2017   Time: Day 1: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm Day 2: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Register once for first day to attend both sessions   Designed for: Research...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 4 & 10 May 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennoxvale     Designed for: Support staff who wish to develop and practice presentation...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 9 November 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
  •   3 workshop dates: 10 October 2016 14 November 2016 12 December 2016 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: 21 September 2016 18 January 2017   Time: TBC   Designed for: New and existing research students and staff who are required to work with ionising radiation in the course of...
    Health and Safety
  •   Date: 7 April 2017 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 there...
    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: 14 October 2016 18 October 2016 10 November 2016 7 December 2016 5 January 2017 2 February 2017 14 March 2017 4 May 2017 1 June 2017 28 June 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 3.00...
    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: 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: 16 & 17 November 2016 23 & 24 January 2017 17 & 18 May 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: Support staff that...
    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...
  • 16 participants maximum  Content: planning, preparation and methods of organisation for larger lectures communicating in a large lecture: delivery skills, handling question/answer...
  • Date:  16 participants maximum  Aim and Content: Managing the emotional climate of learning situations is a skill that enables staff to more effective as teachers.  This workshop...
  •   Date: 21 - 22 June 2017 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: 8 March 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennxovale   Designed for: Support staff but especially those who work in offices. Content: The need...
    Administrative Skills
  •   Dates: 3 half days: 22, 23 & 28 March 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Training Room B, 7 Lennoxvale   8 participants maximum   Designed for: Staff who wish 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:    11 October, 2017              24 November, 2017              11 April, 2018        ...
  • Date:     17 participants maximum  Content: This workshop is designed to give an overview of the facilities of the TurnitinUK GradeMark Software allowing participants the opportunity...
  • 12 participants maximum  Content: The use of technology has become an important part of teaching and learning. This course will introduce a range of technologies and explore the various ways in...
  • 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:     12 participants maximum  Content: The Personal Response System may be used in a number of different ways within classes to promote interactivity in teaching and...
  • Date:   27 September, 2017             25 October, 2017             7 February, 2018             16...
  • 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: 6 February 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Venue: Training Room C, 7 Lennoxvale   Designed for: University Support Staff Content: Identifying readers' needs and their...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 27 October 2016 10 March 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...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • 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
  •   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
  •   Date: 31 January 2017 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 how...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 11 October 2016 14 November 2016 13 December 2016 15 February 2017 21 March 2017 11 April 2017 9 May 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm Venue: Auditorium, The McClay Library   Course...
    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 September 2016 17 November 2016 18 May 2017   Time: 10.00 – 11.00 am   Designed for: Staff or research students who undertake microbiological and/or genetic modification...
    Health and Safety
  • Date: 22 February 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: Understand what assertiveness is and learn some of the techniques to improve your communication with others.
    Communication Skills
  • Date: 30 January 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   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...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • 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
  • Date: 30 January 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: You know what your research higher degree (RHD) student should be doing, but it just doesn’t seem to be happening. Despite your...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: 1 December 2016 Time: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: This course provides the basics of customer care taking into account internal and external customers and looking at ways to provide...
    Administrative Skills, Communication 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: 6 April 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: 10 January 2017   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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 24 January 2017   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: 26 April 2017   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:  23 May 2017   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: Course Cancelled this academic year Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both academic (Grade AC2 and above) and...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Dates: 17 November 2016 15 March 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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 29 November 2016 18 January 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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • Date: 31 May 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 3.00 pm   Overview: To develop staff in the core Queen’s behaviour of negotiating and influencing within the workplace to achieve and win outcomes. Key...
    Communication Skills, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 5 October 2016 1 February 2017   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...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   Date: 1 December 2016   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...
    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: 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: 11 October 2016, 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm 21 February 2017, 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm 17 May 2017, 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm     Training on use and completion.  Are you planning...
    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
  •   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
  •   Date: 3 April 2017 Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm   Venue: Training Room C, 7 Lennxovale   Objectives: To raise the awareness of customer service at the reception desk and assist...
  • 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: 29 November 2016 4 April 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
  •   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: 26 October 2016 15 June 2017 Time: 2.15 pm - 5.00 pm   Overview: This networking event provides an opportunity to meet with international staff and researchers from across Queen’s...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  • Dates: 5 December 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm   Content • Queen’s and China • Basic Chinese history and geography • Essential Chinese Cultural...
    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 The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
    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: 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...
  • Date: 27 October 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 11.30 am (Coffee from 9.15 am)   Venue: Canada Room/Council Chamber   Designed for: Mid-level managers/leaders and professional specialists in both...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • 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 Assessing Larger Classes - 24 October, 2017 Flipped Lectures - 7 November, 2017 Ensuring Students Use Feedback - 21...
  • 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
  • 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: 10 February 2017   Time: 9.30 am - 2.00 pm   Overview: Creative research is original, useful and non-obvious. It is precisely because it is non-obvious that young researchers need...
    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: 8 November 2016 24 May 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...
    Administrative Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • Date: 9 December 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   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: 18 January 2017 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: The aim of this course is to give supervisors the knowledge and skills to help staff to cope with change and to use their supervisory...
    Communication Skills, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  •   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: 6 February 2017 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: 31 May 2017 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 you...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Date: 24 November 2016 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 provoke...
    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...
  • Dates: 14-15 February 2017 19-20 June 2017 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: 13 October 2016   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 learning...