Training and Development

Training and Development

Visit the Central Short Course Programme to find the wide range of courses on offer. They represent only part of the provision to support you and your continuing professional development. 

Professional Development also provide training and development events tailored and designed specifically for teams and departments to help in times of change and challenge.




  • Joining a large and complex organisation can be daunting, so we offer a range of inductions.
  • You will be invited to a Welcome Event where you can meet other new starters, find out about many of the University's departments and meet staff you will be working with later.

Your Future

  • Your future and that of the University are intertwined.  
  • Professional Development is committed to providing training to help you learn and develop, contributing to the success and future of the University.


  • We invest heavily in training and development and the majority of development needs are catered for in-house.
  • We also help Schools and Departments fund group training and development activities, helping to ensure wide access to opportunities.