List of IT training courses for researchers

The courses we provide will help you learn various techniques in different software packages to assist with analysis of data, producing reports, and presenting information.


There is more than one course for each application and you should ensure that you meet the prerequisites before booking a course.

Please read the course booking information before booking a course, which can be found in the related articles.  

You can book a course by using the online search engine or you can click one of the links below to display a list of upcoming courses.

If you are interested in attending a specific course in the future, please follow the booking information and sign up to “Express your interest”.

Microsoft Office 

Excel for Research

Word for Thesis

The Microsoft Office courses are not suitable for complete beginners and if you are a new user or have very little experience using Office, please contact for further advice.

Specialist Courses

ARC (Advanced Research Computing)



IT Training Resources (online materials)





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