As an education union UCU is passionate about learning and personal development as well as providing our members with career support and opportunities to network with other staff.
Our CPD programme is designed to equip you with practical skills to take back to the workplace and to give you confidence and guidance to make the most of your career.
We run a comprehensive range of courses aimed at addressing members’ learning needs wherever you work in post-school education:
- Assertiveness skills
- Classroom management
- Leadership in education
- Research grant application writing
- Speaking up: voice care for educators
- Starting out: getting the most from your career
- Time management
All of our courses are free of charge to UCU members. Unless otherwise stated, any member is entitled to attend any course advertised on this website, but please note UCU is unable to pay members’ travel and accommodation expenses to attend CPD events. We aim to make our courses as accessible to members as possible with events running in a wide range of locations.