Human Resources

Other learning providers

Information on other training, learning and development providers within the University.

Contact Email Addresses

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Accommodation, Catering and Events

For Accommodation, Catering and Events staff, access learning and development advice and activities. 

Digital Skills and Training

The Digital Skills and Training team help to develop the digital and information literacy, desktop and IT productivity skills of University staff and students.

Digital Skills and Training

Edinburgh Innovations

Engage is an online learning programme that consolidates training and events offered by Edinburgh Innovations to give UoE staff the tools and confidence to grasp commercial opportunities and supports translation of your research.

Edinburgh Innovations


For estates staff, access learning and development available to you.

Estates Staff


Training sessions will be designed to meet the needs of the end users and will take the form of presentations, tutorials and one-to-one sessions as appropriate.

Health and Safety

Health and Safety Department provides professional expertise on all aspects of health and safety to University staff.

Health and Safety

Human Resources

HR provides tailored learning around the following topics:

Equality and Diversity

Leadership and Management


Information Security 

Training support to provide an overview, and show how to protect against the kinds of Information Security hazards we face every day.

Information Security Essentials  

Institute for Academic Development

The Institute for Academic Development (IAD) is a central support for academic development and study skills for students and staff.



The Procurement Office delivers short workshops to individuals and small groups, interested in procurement or with procurement responsibilities in their job role.

Records Management

Records Management Section, provides help and advice to all units of the University on information management issues including records management practices and procedures, data protection and freedom of information.

Records Management

Short online courses at the University of Edinburgh

Our short online courses can be taken by anyone from anywhere online for free. There are no entry requirements and the courses are self-directed which means you follow the course materials and get help from a large community of fellow learners through online forums.

Short online courses

Staff Scholarships

Available scholarships for staff of the University of Edinburgh.

Staff Scholarships

Student Wellbeing

Professional development and guidance for staff supporting students including Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence learning.

Student Wellbeing

Sustainability and Social Responsibility

The Social Responsibility and Sustainability team offer training for staff who want to know more about sustainability and learn how to make positive changes to their workplace.

They offer several different types of training for staff to learn more about social responsibility, sustainability and climate change to enable them to make positive improvements in their workplace and also in their lives.

Sustainability and Social Responsibility 


Business School Executive Education (£)

Access the latest business knowledge through our open and bespoke Executive Education programmes. From two-day Masterclasses, accredited MBA level courses or customised programmes tailored to your company’s needs, our courses are designed to challenge, inspire and transform your thinking

Business School Executive Education

Centre for Open Learning (£)

Centre for Open Learning is where the University reaches out to the wider community. It provides part-time and short courses in a wide variety of subjects during the day and in the evening. University staff are eligible for a 10% discount on these courses.