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22.05.17 - 31.12.17
Central London

In a bid to expand our training programme and ensure that the courses we offer are relevant to those working in the life sciences sector, we are now inviting expressions of interest in potential upcoming courses.


Expressing your interest in a course is free of charge and will not commit you to attending the course, but we may contact you to let you know when we have received sufficient interest to run the course and have booked a venue and date for the course.


Potential new courses:


Bioscientists Guide to Research Integrity
Central London
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This half-day workshop will provide an introduction to research integrity and responsible research conduct in the context of the Biosciences'. It is suitable for researchers at all stages of their career - from PhD students to senior Professors.

Attendees will gain a contemporary understanding of what RI is and the key issues currently facing Bioscience researchers will be highlighted. Tools and resources that are available to support researchers to avoid or address these issues in their own research practice will be promoted, enabling every individual to take responsibility and be accountable for their own research conduct with renewed confidence.

Beginners Video Workshop

Central London
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In this workshop, you will learn how to make a simple ‘talking-head' video. This type of video suits video abstracts and simple explainer videos. This workshop is aimed at total beginners to video production.

Intermediate Grant Writing
Central London
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This course is a must for all who need to secure funding from grant making trusts & foundations. You will find out how to develop funding proposals that are strong and persuasive giving you the best chance of success in a highly competitive market.

The day will also share plenty of hints and tips as well as sharing some thoughts on reading between the lines to help you understand what funders are asking for. Practical opportunities to critique proposals and receive feedback on one of your own.

This course is suitable for those who need to secure funding for their work from charitable trusts and foundations and have already made some applications.

Taking and Writing Effective Minutes
Central London
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A good minute-taker can transform the effectiveness of a team. This course provides a sound introduction to minute-taking and equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to write professional minutes with confidence.

This course provides you with an opportunity to practice and review your minute-taking, so you leave knowing how to take effective and clear minutes. The skills you learn will make minute-taking simpler and make you feel more confident. You will understand the key skills involved in minute-taking, both in terms of format and layout, and about what to put in and what to leave out. It will also help you to work effectively with your chair.

This course is useful if you have to take minutes as part of your work, whether you are asked to minute the occasional team meeting or are responsible for minuting formal board meetings. This course is suitable if you have never taken minutes before, or if you would like a refresher and clarification of minute-taking.

Train the Trainer
Central London
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Whether training is a big part of your role, or just a small aspect of your job, our Training the Trainer course will help you design and deliver effective training programmes. You will gain confidence in how to present information effectively with variety and flair and acquire the skills to deal with the dynamics of group learning.

 If you have any other course suggestions please do contact us with your training needs and suggestions.