Training

Information Services offers a number of training opportunities for staff and students to develop their skills and make effective use of its portfolio of services.

Our training sessions are a mixture of online (live), online (self-paced), and face-to-face.

Administrative Systems

Training Mode of Delivery Suitable for Students Suitable for Staff
AStRA Training Self-paced  
Content Management System (CMS) Training   Self-paced  
Digital Accessibility for CMS Users Self-paced  
Digital Accessibility for Managers Self-paced  
E-Learning Essentials: Introduction to Component Marks Transfer Book your place online  
Microsoft Teams Training Self-paced
SharePoint User and Administrator Training Self-paced   

Learning and Teaching

Training

Mode of Delivery

Suitable for students

Suitable for staff

Academy Forums

Book your place online

 Yes

 Yes

Academy Mini Conference

Book your place online

Yes

Yes

Active Learning

Book your place online

 

 Yes

Aligned Teaching Parts 1-4

Book your place online

 

Yes

ARCHE Applicant Training

Book your place online

 

Yes

Bespoke library and information skills training delivered by your subject librarian as part of your module (See the policy and case studies).

Contact your subject librarian

 

 Yes

Creating Accessible Teaching Materials

Book your place online

 

 Yes

Creating and updating Aspire Reading Lists

Book your place online

 

Yes

E-learning Enhanced: Using Blogs and Journals, Wikis, Discussion Boards, Designing Polling Activities, Tests

Book your place online

 

 Yes

E-learning Essentials: Introduction to Blackboard, Panopto, Turnitin, Technology Enhanced Learning, Using MS Teams for Teaching, Vevox

Book your place online

 

 Yes

E-learning Excellence: Submitting an Exemplary Course Award

Book your place online

 

Yes

Finding quality resources: literature review, assignments and beyond

Self-Enrol on Blackboard

 Yes

 Yes

From reading lists to referencing

Self-Enrol on Blackboard

 Yes

 

Getting started with Primo: finding books, ebooks, journal articles

Self-Enrol on Blackboard

 Yes

 Yes

Graduate Teaching Assistants: Developing your teaching practice: classroom management, student engagement and accessibility

Book your place online

   

Know who you are - and know who your students are

Book your place online

  Yes

Learning Environments & your Personality Prefences 

Further Details 

 

Yes

Library & IT guide for new students

Self-paced online guide and quiz

 Yes

 

Library One-to-Ones for students or staff

Book a Teams appointment with your subject librarian

 Yes

 Yes

LinkedIn Learning

Get started with LinkedIn Learning

Yes

Yes

Off campus access to online library resources

Self-Enrol on Blackboard

 Yes

 Yes

MEQ Essentials: Module Coordinator Refresher Training

 

 

Yes

MEQ Essentials: New to the Module Coordinator Role

 

 

Yes

Referencing & Plagiarism Awareness

Self-paced online guide and quiz

 Yes

 

Software for referencing

Self-Enrol on Blackboard

 Yes

 Yes

Supervision, Conflict & Personality Preferences

Further Details 

 

Yes

Teaching for Introverts

Further Details 

 

Yes

Personal Development

Training

Mode of Delivery

Suitable for students

Suitable for staff

Know Who You Are

Book your place online 

Yes Yes

LinkedIn Learning

Get started with LinkedIn Learning

Yes  Yes 

MBTI Personality Instrument Consultation

Book your place online 

Yes

Yes

Personality Type Dynamics

Book your place online 

Yes Yes

Stress, Resilience & your Personality

Book your place online 

Yes Yes

Research

 

Training

Mode of Delivery

Suitable for students

Suitable for staff

An introduction to metrics and almetrics

Book your place online

Yes

Yes

Getting started with EndNote reference management

Book your place online

 

 Yes

Yes

Jisc Online Surveys - Advanced Use

Further Details

Yes

Yes

Jisc Online Sruveys Consultation

Further Details

Yes

Yes

Keeping up to date in your research topic

Book your place online

 Yes

 Yes

Library One-to-Ones for students or staff

Book a Teams appointment with your subject librarian

 Yes

Yes 

New to Aber? Returning to research? Need a library refresh?

Book your place online

 Yes

 Yes

Open access and submitting your thesis

Book your place online

 

 Yes

Using Jisc Online Surveys for your Research

Book your place online

Yes

Yes

Using Mendeley (free) for reference management online at AU

Book your place online

Yes

Yes

Book a session

Live face-to-face and online sessions are available via the University’s Book a Course webpage. Here you’ll find an outline of the session and can register to attend by entering your Aberystwyth username and password. If the session is taking place online, a Teams invitation will be sent to you.

Let us know if the training you require is not listed.