Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Courses


Aberystwyth University offers a range of flexible CPD courses and workshops covering a wide range of business focused themes.  Please contact us to discuss your organisation’s training needs, whether you have a bespoke requirement or are looking to source CPD opportunities for your workforce. 




We run a number of training courses developed to suit business needs covering:





Health and Safety


CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling

8th June 2016

09.00 - 13.00

Cost: £70pp

This half-day course introduces attendees to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. Following completion, delegates will be better able to contribute to the development of safer manual handling methods and tasks in the workplace.
Working at Heights

8th June 2016

14.00 - 17.00

Cost: £55pp


This half day course introduces attendees to the dangers and risks of working at height. The course will introduce delegates to the requirements of the Working at Height Regulations, measures to minimise the risks of working at height, and examples of good and bad working at height practices. 
IOSH Managing Safely Training Course

4 days

13, 14, 20 & 21 June 2016


25, 26 July & 1, 2 August 2016

IOSH Managing Safely is a four day course for managers and supervisors, which focuses on the practical actions needed to manage health and safety in their teams. The course will demonstrate how health and safety considerations are an essential part of a management or supervisory role.
IOSH Working Safely Training Course 1 day IOSH Working Safely is a one-day course which provides a grounding in health and safety for people at any level, and any sector. It focuses on best practice, and asks individuals to consider the importance of health and safety in the workplace, alongside how individuals can make a difference to health and safety through their behaviours. 


Personal Skills


Springboard Development Programme

4 days over 4 months.

Springboard is an award winning scheme which offers training to women of all ages and backgrounds aspiring to management and leadership roles. Dealing specifically with issues that women are faced with, this programme aims to inspire and empower women to achieve their goals and ambitions.
Dealing with difficult customers  TBC  Please register your interest:
Active Listening Skills  TBC  Please register your interest:
How to be Assertive  TBC  Please register your interest:
Managing Stress  TBC  Please register your interest:


Financial Orders update  

1.30pm – 4.30pm

6th July 2016

Regulatory Issues for Conveyancers

1.30pm – 4.30pm

13th October 2016

Other Bespoke courses

Open Source GIS (QGIS)

Introductory Course

23rd June 2016



GIS Flyer


Open Source GIS (QGIS)

Intermediate Course

30th June 2016