The Higher Education Academy can provide your staff with development opportunities delivered within your institution, with a number of benefits:
- Cost-effective learning for up to 20 people;
- Focused on the needs of your institution;
- Specialist trainers, coaches and practitioners;
- Standard open programmes and workshops delivered in-house;
- Conveniently delivered on your premises to fit in with your timescales;
- Save on staff time and travel expenses;
- Mixed-method approaches – masterclasses, workshops, action learning sets, online and blended learning.
What makes the
Higher Education Academy unique
The Higher Education Academy provides your staff with development opportunities which are aligned to the internationally recognised UK Professional Standard Framework. Participation in these programmes contributes valuable evidence in personal Fellowship applications. With experts both within the Higher Education Academy and through the extensive bank of associates with a wide variety of backgrounds, we foster an environment for exploring novel concepts and innovative pedagogies. All of our training has been designed to address the teaching needs of individuals at relevant points in their career.
In-house training programmes
The in-house training programmes are based on open Higher Education Academy programmes which can be brought into your institution to address your specific needs. They can be tailored to tackle particular areas of staff development, working with you to build a programme which will be beneficial to both your staff and your institution.
Grow Your Skills in Teaching Academic Writing Workshop
Exploring practical approaches to developing the academic writing skills of your students
Grow your skills in Pedagogic Research Workshop
Helping academics understand what approaches and strategies enhance student learning and engagement.
Principal Fellow Writing Retreat
An invaluable opportunity to escape life’s interruptions and progress with your application to become a HEA Principal Fellow, receiving expert analysis and feedback in the process.
The Teaching Excellence Framework and Me Workshop
Designed to provide academics of all levels with an overview of the system of assessment and looking forward at how the TEF could evolve.
Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Workshop
A one day workshop aimed to explore the rapidly changing landscape around the development of higher and degree apprenticeships.
Facilitating Learning using Simulation in Health
Assisting academics to develop their skills and knowledge in these areas in a supportive and fun environment.
Teaching Excellence Programme (TEP)
A programme designed to inspire excellence in an ever-changing teaching environment, transforming the lives of students in the process.
Academic Leadership Programme (ALP)
Supporting the next generation of academic leaders by helping you reflect on the nature of academic leadership in your particular contexts and situations.