Training & Development

ARMA's Training & Development Programme offers a range of workshops and courses to meet the needs of the profession. There are six types of events offered, and all are mapped to the themes of our Professional Development Framework, shown in the colour-coded menu below. The full Programme can be downloaded from the link on the right; you can also find all events of a particular type using the menu on the left. Forthcoming events are listed below.

  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Research Contracts

    Online Resources Online Resources

    This is film of the one-day ARMA workshop which is an introduction to research contracts, specifically aimed at research managers and administrators who need to understand research contracts as part of their role.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Videos: Supporting Research Proposals

    Online Resources Online Resources

    Supporting Research Proposals is the latest in the Online Training and Development Resources and offers the opportunity to continue your professional development at a time and place that suits you.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Videos: US Funding Opportunities

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    This package of three videos includes a detailed introduction to US Funding for UK HE Institutions, which includes an informative case study from the University of Oxford. *Please disregard the date, the video is available for a month from purchase.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: The Research Environment from a HR Perspective

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    This video covers includes regulatory and contractual issues around the employment of research staff. It also looks at diversity issues with research support and the challenges that are faced.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Turning Data into Intelligence

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    An Elsevier Sponsored Video: Turning Data into Intelligence. As research funding becomes more competitive institutions are getting more strategic about how they support their research talent, identify potential areas for growth and position themselves in the UK and global arena. They are increasingly collecting and managing more data and routinely using metrics to support their institutional decision making.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Financial Planning and Reporting

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    Financial Planning and Reporting is the latest in the Online Training and Development Resources and offers the opportunity to continue your professional development at a time and place that suits you.

    open for booking

  • 12 Sep 2017

    Induction

    Induction Park Plaza County Hall, London

    The aim of the workshop is to provide research administrators who are new to role with a broad overview of key aspects of the research administration role.

    open for booking

  • 18 Oct 2017

    Routes to Impact

    Good Practice Exchange The Met Hotel, Leeds

    This one-day workshop is an ARMA ‘good practice exchange’ event aimed at those research managers and administrators who are new to impact or support impact from an allied role. The session will help share practice about how colleagues are managing and supporting a broad range of impact activity in their institutions.

    open for booking

  • 05 Dec 2017

    Research Management across the Research Project Lifecycle

    Technical Knowledge Workshop Park Plaza County Hall, London

    This workshop will cover areas in relation to research project management, processes, compliance and quality. We will look at the broad range of aspects of leading and managing funded research projects, including planning, working with partners, finances, ethics, outputs and impact. It will be an interactive session and delegates will be encouraged to share ideas of good and 'not so good' practice.

    open for booking