Professional Development


Professional development is like giving your career a vibrant boost. In our fast-paced world, staying updated with the latest trends and skills is a must. Not only does it open doors to new opportunities and promotions, but it also brings a fresh zest to your job. Think of it as a bridge to meeting new colleagues, adapting seamlessly to industry changes, and ensuring you're always at the top of your game.

So, diving into continuous learning isn’t just about ticking a box; it’s about growing, evolving, and thriving in what you do.

Browse our professional development courses by clicking here. You can also view Video Tasters, and read our Course Start Letters for more information.

If you have any questions about the programme please email Alison Pierse at For administrative queries please email the Lifelong Learning Office

Student Testimonials

What our learners say…

  • "Thank you very much for your feedback and thank you for this amazing course. I not only learned a lot but also enjoyed it very much!"

  • "Your comments and support have been very helpful to me and I certainly do feel that I have come a long way with my skills so I'm really looking forward to the next course"
  • "This course offers a really valuable skillset. The incremental learning was also easy to follow"

  • "Very interesting and fantastic tutor"

  • "Good overall coverage of topics, very thorough and helpful feedback, useful examples"

  • "The content of the course is structured in a really nice way and broken down into manageable sections, strong on structured exercises that reinforce learning, tutor approachable and easy to understand"
  • "The course way exceeded my expectations.  I learnt so much" 

  • "I really enjoyed the assignments as they gave me an opportunity to apply what I had learned and put theory into practice" 
  • "I would encourage anyone who needs to improve their presentation skills to do this course because it provides you with an opportunity to explore your ideas, present your argument and experience scrutiny.  This is a vital life skill in todays competitive market"