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Learning Academy - training opportunities for UCL staff

25 January 2022

Upcoming Learning Academy courses taking place in February.

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February courses

Formal training opportunities form an important part of career development and learning alongside peers can be a great way for our staff to build connections outside of their immediate team.  

There are a wide range of blended developmental programmes, events and online learning opportunities available to all UCL staff as part of our Learning Academy. Highlights of our personal development offer in February include:

Introduction to Handling Conflict - 7th February 14.30-16:00

In a busy working environment internal conflicts can be detrimental to morale and business results. With the stress of delivering strategic objectives, meeting deadlines, and juggling different departmental priorities, having the ability to resolve conflict effectively is essential in the workplace today. This webinar provides you with practical strategies to address conflict management.

Click here for further details and to enrol on this course. 

Bias and Hybrid Working - 9th February 10:00-12:00

This new workshop combines research in unconscious bias, inclusive leadership and remote working. In a remote working environment, managers and leaders may be at risk of developing ways of working that inadvertently increase exclusion and bias across their teams. This webinar will raise awareness of biases in remote working and provide guidelines on how managers and team members can manage their biases.

Click here for further details and to enrol on this course. 

Introduction to Impactful Presentations - 28 February 14:30-16:00

In the current business environment, presenting is a fact of life. it is a core business skill and we are expected to be good at it. For those of us who worry about presenting, this poses a huge problem: how we learn to present and get good at it. No matter what your current level is, you can teach yourself to be a really good presenter. In this session, we will identify the types of frequent, important workplace presentations.

Click here for further details and to enrol on this course. 

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Explore what the Learning Academy has to offer you

To explore the full range of learning opportunities available to UCL staff, please have a look at our Learning Academy Page, which not only contains our full Personal Development course catalogue, but also information on Mandatory Learning, Leadership Programmes and information on other UCL departments offering staff training. 

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