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.

  • 10 May 2017

    Supporting the Development and Implementation of Organisational Systems and Processes

    Good Practice Exchange Wellcome Collection, London

    Research Management often requires the implementation of new systems and processes to underpin the delivery of effective working practices. The need for change can be sparked by both internal and external drivers, and require research managers to formulate, commission or implement new IT systems or management processes.

    open for booking

    MI
  • 16 May 2017

    Responsible Use of Metrics

    Good Practice Exchange The Novotel, Leeds

    This good practice exchange will explore the concept of the responsible use of metrics in research and innovation management. Supported by real life case studies we will discuss what the responsible use of metrics looks like in practice, how Universities are responding to the Metric Tide report, and how to spot the irresponsible use of metrics.

    open for booking

    MI
  • 05 Jun 2017

    Induction

    Induction The Jurys Inn, Liverpool

    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

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  • 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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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