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Training and professional development

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Find out how we can support your training and development needs

​​​​​​​​There are plenty of opportunities to train and develop at the University of Gloucestershire. From professional and short courses to apprenticeships and school events, find out how we can support you.​

Professional courses

​Our professional courses are designed to boost your practical, professional and personal skills, and there are a variety of courses available across different subject areas. A selection of our courses are accredited by professional bodies such as the Chartered Management Institute, and you’ll ha​ve the opportunity to learn in a stimulating, varied and supportive learning environment.

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Short courses

We regularly run courses which can be completed in a short amount of time – either during a single day, or over a period of several days. Our courses are diverse and exciting, covering subject areas including business, creative arts, health and exercise. So whether you’re a project manager, photographer or aspiring lifeguard, find out how we can support your development.

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​​​​​Higher an​d degree apprenticeships

You can now gain prestigious higher level qualifications up to a master’s degree alongside industry experience. Higher and degree apprenticeships are an alternative to traditional university study, giving you or your employees the opportunity to benefit from increased skills and enhanced employability through a programme combining work and study.

Higher and degree apprenticeships information for s​tudents »​​​

Higher and degree apprenticeships information for employers »​​

​School and FE college events

Each year we schedule a calendar of exciting activities and events to promote progression into higher education amongst local groups, schools and FE colleges. Students will enjoy a range of engaging activities designed for them to have fun and get a feeling for what it’s like to study at the University of Gloucestershire.​

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