Projects and Operations
Short courses - Covid-19 response
In response to the changed circumstances following the Covid-19 outbreak, we are in the process of reviewing our short course offer and determining how the different courses lend themselves to online content or a blended offering. As this process will take some time to complete, we have created a table to provide you with an overview of our short course offer for the remainder of this academic year. Please note these may be subject to change.
Sharpen your practical, administrative and project management skills to help you excel in your role.
One- and two-day workshops
Resources for Projects and Operations
UoB guidelines on committee servicing
You can find guidelines and templates for committee servicing and taking minutes on these University webpages
UoB IT Services training courses
IT Services run regular training courses on topics such as Managing your Outlook email and calendar, using MS 365 collaborative tools and getting the most out of Excel and Word.
UoB Finance Services training zone
Finance Services' intranet pages contain a wealth of online resources and training guides for MyERP and other systems, advice on tax and pensions and other personal finance matters.
7 Habits of Highly Effective Meetings
Meetings should be a powerful tool to get work done and not just a major timewaster. Implementing and maintaining these seven habits will improve your meeting effectiveness fast.
KnowHow resources on Projects, Operations and Finance
KnowHow offers a wide range of practical resources on topics such as finance and budgeting, customer service and project management.
'How to give a killer presentation'
This step-by-step article from the Harvard Business Review brings together invaluable advice from all over the web about how to deliver a fantastic presentation.
The University's Strategic Projects office webpages contain lots of help and advice on large and small projects, including document templates and tools and advice on how to create a business case.
Training courses and support for anyone publishing to the University's web presence and social media channels.
Easy-to-follow tutorials on software, technology, creative skills and more