Other learning providers
Information on other training, learning and development providers within the University.
Contact Email Addresses
Can be found in MyKnowledge article FAQ389 in People and Money.
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.
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.
Erasmus+ funding supports academic and professional services staff to teach or train abroad as part of their professional development.
For estates staff, access learning and development available to you.
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.
HR provides tailored learning around the following topics:
Training support to provide an overview, and show how to protect against the kinds of Information Security hazards we face every day.
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 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.
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.
Available scholarships for staff of the University of Edinburgh.
Professional development and guidance for staff supporting students including Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence learning.
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.
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.