All Courses

  •   Date/Time: 30 October 2019 23 April 2020   Designed for: Research staff   This is a vocal workshop to help you find your natural voice.  Do you want to get the most from...
    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...
  • 2019/20 Date: To be confirmed.   Designed for: Researchers who are interested in using the results of their research beyond academia to influence policy makers/service providers in the public,...
    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 The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Are you interested in finding out about what it means to be an inclusive LGBT Ally in the workplace? The Diversity and Inclusion Unit is delighted to announce that an LGBT Allies Lunch and...
    Equality and Diversity
  • 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...
  • 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 Time Venue Tuesday 5 March 2019 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Main Site Tower, 0G/010 Monday 13 May 2019 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Main Site Tower, 0G/010 Monday 3 June 2019 9.30am - 10.30am Main...
    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...
  •   2019/20 Dates: To be confirmed. Time: To be confirmed.   Designed for: All newly appointed staff to the University This course is an occasion for welcoming new staff to Queen's.  It...
    Central Induction Events
  •   2019/20 Dates: To be confirmed.   Time: To be confirmed.   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...
  • 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...
  • 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 for this course have not yet been confirmed.   Aim: To develop participants’ knowledge and skills in management and leadership, with a focus on how to use these skills in a...
    Effective Researcher Programme, 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 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: 13 March 2020 Time: 09:30 - 14:00   Designed for: Academic and research staff   Content: Research should be conducted ethically.  Across a wide range of...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates: 17 September 2019 24 October 2019 13 November 2019 11 December 2019   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Attendance at this course for all staff involved in selection...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory
  • 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...
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   Designed for: This programme is aimed at relatively early career staff researchers.   Content: The purpose is to give you a chance to...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • 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...
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule 12 participants maximum  Content: The Turning Point (Personal Response...
  •   Date: 9 September 2019 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Ensuring customer satisfaction and delivering high-quality customer...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 8 October 2019 18 November 2019 2 March 2020    Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Minutes are a formal record...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 26 September 2019 5 February 2020   Times: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Note taking is an important skill for...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 9 January 2020   Times: 9.30am - 1.00pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: This workshop focuses on the individual and their management of...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 7 October 2019 4 December 2019 1 April 2020   Times: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Meetings are an ever-present...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 26 November 2019 23 January 2020 Time: 9.30 am  -1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: The challenging role of a PA (‘personal...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 16 December 2019 18 February 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: The second workshop focuses on the written and...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 10 October 2019 19 March 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Advanced communication for administrative roles...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Date: 21 October 2019 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Delivering effective feedback can be daunting and often put off or...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Date: 2019/20 - date to be confirmed. Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Today’s fast-paced environment demands a...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •   Dates: 7 November 2019 2 April 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Clerical and Administrative support staff Content: Committed and professional employees doing the right...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
  •     2019/20 Date: To be confirmed.   Overview: Across UK universities about a quarter of full-time academic staff are researchers on fixed-term contracts.  Universities depend...
    Effective Researcher Programme, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   2019/20 Dates: To be confirmed.   Time: To be confirmed.   Course Objectives Explore the meaning of ‘culture’ and what it means to you Identify key stages of cultural...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  •   The Diversity and Inclusion Unit is pleased to announce a number of equality and diversity training sessions for QUB staff will take place throughout 2019 on Bullying and Harassment,...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  •   Dates: 14 October 2019 9 March 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This programme is designed to help anyone who needs to write business letters, short reports, memos, emails etc. in a more...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   2019/20 Date: To be confirmed   Overview: Thirty years of the best research in psychology has shown that it is possible to change habits and behaviours that can get in the way of us...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 5 December 2019 26 March 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm With the ever increasing need to collaborate and have open and honest conversations in the workplace, the need to communicate...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 23 October 2019 4 March 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Being able to diffuse and manage conflict is the responsibility of all employees, not just managers. This session will...
    Communication Skills
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    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 17 October 2019 8 January 2020   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Creating excellent teams and delivering effective teamwork can be challenging.  Our work environments,...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • “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...
  •   Date: 27 February 2019 Time: 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm   Overview: You know what your research higher degree (RHD) student should be doing, but it just doesn’t seem to be happening. ...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates: 14 November 2019 4 February 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   In an ever changing environment it is essential to be able to apply creativity and innovation to problems to effect real...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • 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
  • 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
  •   Dates: 3 October 2019 20 March 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   The ability to influence through personal impact and develop effective influencing skills are essential in today’s...
    Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Date: 5 November 2019 30 January 2020 24 March 2020 21 April 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Mentoring is a critical skill and is a huge benefit for the development of an organisation and...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  •   Four-part Programme Workshop 1. Developing your Research Career17 October 2019 (09:00 - 13:30) Workshop 2. Career Management25 October 2019 (09:15 - 15:45)- Part 1: Developing your CV- Part...
    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. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  •   Date: 11 December 2019 29 April 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Having the courage to have effective, difficult conversations is the key to achieving a successful outcome from those...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates/Times: Part 1 8 April 2019 12.45 - 2.00 pm Part 2 15 April 2019 12.45 - 2.00 pm Designed for: All staff Content: Explore what is meant by stress, anxiety, worry,...
    Equality and Diversity
  •   Dates: 23 September 2019 22 April 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm   Projects are a common element of every organisation however the success of projects relies on the ability of projects...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   Designed for: Research staff   Content: Do you wish to know more about applying for a research fellowship? This event will provide an...
    Communication Skills, Effective Researcher Programme
  • 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
  •   First Aid Courses are arranged by the University Safety Service.  There are two levels of First Aid training.   1. First Aid at work Certificate This qualification requires 3 days...
    Health and Safety
  • Do you manage a social media account but want to do it in a more strategic way? Then this training session is for you. Queen’s Social Media Manager will help you understand your target...
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   Designed for: Research staff   This workshop will increase researchers’ Intellectual Property (IP) knowledge and help facilitate...
    Communication Skills, Effective Researcher Programme, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   2019/20 Dates: To be confirmed.   Time: To be confirmed.   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 Designed for: All academic and research staff involved in the collection and...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  • This session is for all postgraduate students who want to gain an understanding of open access publishing and how it can have a positive impact on their research. It will also introduce students to...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • 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...
  • This course is aimed at staff who wish to become familiar with the basics of project management. It looks at the principles of project management together with the template documentation available...
  • 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...
  • 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: 6 November 2019 21 May 2020   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This workshop will develop academic staffs’ knowledge and application of project management techniques for the...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  • This session is for all postgraduate students who are interested in getting their research noticed online. It will introduce students to the concept and potential benefits of open access research,...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • Mediasite is a rich media platform managed and supported by Information Services. It gives University staff the ability to create, manage and distribute video content, presentations and rich media...
  •   Dates: 5 September 2019 16 October 2019 28 November 2019   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: The Mood Matters programme, delivered by Aware NI, deals with unhelpful thinking,...
    Personal and Career Development
  •   Dates: 19 September 2019 21 November 2019   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Overview: The AWARE Mood Matters Workplace Programme for Managers and Supervisors, delivered by Aware NI,...
    Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  •   To give you a more detailed overview to the uses and benefits of these materials, an information session has been organised.  Details are as follows:   Date: 26 September 2019 Time:...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  • The University offers Microsoft’s Office 365 to staff and students.Office 365 offers a range of apps to enable easy access to files, and facilitate collaborative working. In this session,...
  • 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 this...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  • 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
  •   Dates: 9 October 2019 19 February 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm   For many of us, the key to finding the confidence to present with impact comes from being well prepared and practiced....
    Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   You enjoy research, but writing papers is either scary or just takes too long. You are under pressure to 'get published' in high ranking...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Dates for 2019/20: To be confirmed. Time: To be confirmed.   Content: Staff should attend this course if they have completed the mandatory Selection Interviewing training course. ...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Human Resources/Personnel Events, Leadership, Management and Supervisory, Personal and Career Development
  • 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: 26 November 2019 26 February 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Change is not only inevitable, it is now expected and essential to enable organisations to rise to challenges and...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • 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
  •   Two training sessions for QUB staff on sexual orientation awareness will take place on the following dates: 14th March 2019, 12.30-2.00 pm (Senate Room, Lanyon Building) 11th April 2019,...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  • Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This practical course will introduce you to using tables and saving...
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   Collaboration is more than the icing on the research cake; it now lies at the heart of the research model for the 21st Century. ...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   2019/20 Date & Time:  To be confirmed.   Overview: Do you want to learn more about undertaking public engagement in your research? This event will provide researchers with the...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   3 training sessions on Transgender Equality Awareness for QUB staff will take place in the University on the following dates: 15 February 2019, 12.30-2pm (Main Site Tower, 0G/010) 16 May,...
    Communication Skills, Equality and Diversity
  •   2019/20 Date & Time: To be confirmed.   Content: Would you like to know the secret to high output, low stress scholarly writing?  In academia it is often assumed that writing...
    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...
  •   e-learning Course for Staff: Unconscious Bias An e-learning course for staff was launched on 13 March 2017 to support equality, diversity and inclusion in Queen’s.  The topic of this...
    Equality and Diversity
  • The Web of Science is an important multidisciplinary database of research literature that combines citation indexes for academic journal articles in Science, Social Science and Arts and Humanities...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
  •   Date: 30 September 2019 23 January 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   As the demands of working life get busier we are increasingly seeking ways to get the most out from our days. Developing...
    Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Personal and Career Development
  • 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...
  •   2019/20 Date & Time To be confirmed.   Overview: This workshop deals with issues around communicating your research to wider, non-academic or non-specialist audiences.  The...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  •   Dates: 25 September 2019 25 November 2019 23 March 2020 13 May 2020 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Based on practical activities the workshop aims to providing structure, advice and...
    Effective Researcher Programme
  •   2019/20 Dates & Times 21 - 22 January 2020 22 - 23 June 2020   Time: 9.30am-4.30pm   Overview Finding time to write up your research can be difficult.  This event has...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 25 October 2019   Time: 9:15 - 12:00     This course is for those engaged in full time research (including postdoctoral researchers and early career academics) who...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 25 October 2019   Time: 13:00 - 15:45   This course is for those engaged in full time research (including postdoctoral researchers and early career academics) who...
    Research and Enterprise Skills
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    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff, Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
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    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff, Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date: 9 October 2019 Time: 09:30 - 13:00   Overview Resilience is how you ‘bounce back’ from a difficult situation. The outcome will contribute to you being more consistently...
    Personal and Career Development, Research and Enterprise Skills
  •   Date/Time: 9 October 2019 13.30 - 16.30   Designed for: Research Staff   Content: Whether you need to communicate with potential or current collaborators or have a challenging...
    Communication Skills, Research and Enterprise Skills
  • "Power Query and Power Pivot aka Get and Transform are the best thing to happen to Excel in 20 years”.  Bill Jelen, Excel MVP How long would it take you to combine data from 15 workbooks into...
  • Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule Designed for: Staff interested in using Computer Assisted Assessment...
  •   Content: A short, practical workshop for staff of all categories who have the role of PDR Reviewer and wish to develop effective skills.  This event is designed to achieve the following...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events
  •   Content A short, practical workshop for staff of all categories who wish to develop skills to support their PDR.  This event is designed to achieve the following learning...
    Human Resources/Personnel Events
  • Content:    An overview of open access and its benefits Plan S and the Wellcome Trust's OA policy requirments What to consider when publishing The support and guidance available to...
    Library Training for Academic and Research Staff, Research and Enterprise Skills