The University of Southampton
Professional Development

In order to be as successful as you can be in your current role, reach your full potential and, where possible, achieve your ambitions, it is important to take control of your own development. This website contains information about a range of development opportunities available to you, including workshops and accredited courses.

Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning

Support on delivering excellent teaching sessions as well as educational development.

Development opportunities for Technicians


Specialist development activities and resources for technicians.

Core skills

Digital Skills

Activities and resources to support the development of all staff. 

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Assistance with applied research and commercialisation of the University's intellectual property

Pocketbooks - Recommended reading

Pocketbooks are handy reference guides that will help get you up to speed in a very short space of time. From Absence Management to Writing Skills, check out the comprehensive A-Z list.

Staffbooks - Recommended workshops

Staffbook is the online booking system for a vast selection of workshops. The target audience for each workshop is detailed in the Staffbook online portal.

learnit - Recommended IT support

The IT Training and Development team will help and support you to get the most out of the IT tools and services available to you at the university. Find help on Acrobat to Wordpress.

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