What is Skills Training?

Skills training provides a wide range of free workshops on a range of different subjects. They can help improve your career prospects, academic skills and further your personal development. Training is delivered by PwC, local businesses, University staff and Student Trainers.

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Peer Led Skills Training

You might have noticed some of the workshops below are led by Student Trainers. This is a team of students who have undertaken a comprehensive, industry-recognised qualification to deliver workshops on topics that matter to you. Check out the skills training programme below to find out when their next workshops are running, and if you’d like to push your presentation skills to the next level, you could apply to become a Student Trainer yourself.

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Digital Maps with MindGenius
IT Training
Wed 21 Nov
14:15
15:45
Digital Maps with MindGenius This counts towards the Bath Award. MindGenius is a mind mapping program for organising ideas and arguments, planning projects and problem solving. You will find it particularly useful if you... Find out more...
Structuring dissertations and reports in Word
IT Training
Thu 22 Nov
18:15
21:15
Structuring dissertations and reports in Word Word is Microsoft’s word processing application - part of Office 365 which you get for free as a student. This self-paced course will show you how to use... Find out more...
Completing Section 2 of the Bath Award
Personal Development
Fri 23 Nov
13:15
14:05
Completing Section 2 of the Bath Award This interactive session will be led by one of the assessors marking Section 2 of the Bath Award. During this session, you will gain an understanding of what the assessors... Find out more...
Intercultural Awareness
Personal Development
Tue 27 Nov
17:15
18:05
Intercultural Awareness During our session you will get to learn: what is cultural awareness, how to foster a cultural inclusive environment by overcoming unconscious biases and gain insight into international student&rsquo... Find out more...
Reflective Writing
Academic Skills
Wed 28 Nov
13:15
14:05
Reflective Writing Are you unsure how to approach a reflective writing task? Would you like help in how to get started with reflective writing? Would you like to know how to make... Find out more...
Creating Formulae and Functions in Excel
IT Training
Wed 28 Nov
14:15
15:45
This self-paced course is an introduction to the basics of creating functions and formulae in Excel – Microsoft’s spreadsheet application. The real benefit of Excel lies in... Find out more...
Look After Your Mate
Personal Development
Wed 28 Nov
14:15
17:05
Look After Your Mate This workshop will cover: An introduction to mental health How to spot someone is struggling Being a “supporter” not a “fixer” Communication and listening techniques Knowing... Find out more...
Fake News: An introduction
Academic Skills
Thu 29 Nov
14:15
15:05
This workshop will give an introduction to the phenomenon of Fake News in the information age, and will help students to critically evaluate and identify quality resources from amongst the... Find out more...
Getting Started with Excel Spreadsheets
IT Training
Thu 29 Nov
18:15
20:15
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet application - part of Office 365 which you get for free as a student. This self-paced course will give you an introduction to the... Find out more...
Women In Leadership
Leadership
Mon 03 Dec
17:15
18:15
Women In Leadership This session will take a look at what it’s like being a woman in a position of leadership, the sort of barriers that might exist, how to combat... Find out more...
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