Organisational Development

Courses

Mandatory Training

We have developed online versions of our mandatory training courses to be completed during these unprecedented times to ensure that all new starters are able to complete their mandatory training.

This page provides quick access to all of the training courses which are mandatory for all members of staff. In addition, you may be required to undertake mandatory training which is specific to your role, School or Professional Service. Your Line Manager or Probation Adviser will provide you will further information on this during your induction.

Welcome to Loughborough

This is an informative and interactive introduction to Loughborough University for all new members of staff.

 Learning Outcomes:

  • This online course provides an overview of the University's current position and where we are heading in the future.

 

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: 1 hour

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you require further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Respecting Diversity

This on-line course illustrates and demonstrates the importance of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion here at the University.

Learning Outcomes:

  • The University’s aim to celebrate our diversity.
  • Make respect and inclusivity at the centre of all we do (part of the People Strategy).
  • It is essential that we all understand our individual responsibilities in this area.

 

Who should attend:

All new members of staff are required to undertake mandatory training as part of their probation.

 

Length:1 hour

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the online course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you require further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Unconscious Bias

Unconscious bias refers to a bias that we are unaware of, and which happens outside of our control. It is a bias that happens automatically and is triggered by our brain making quick judgments and assessments of people and situations, influenced by our background, cultural environment and personal experiences.

Learning Outcomes:

  • What unconscious bias is
  • How it can affect higher education and the workplace
  • What we can do to mitigate it

 

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: 1 hour

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access this course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you require any further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Health and Safety Induction

This course is run by the Health and Safety team at the University.

Learning Outcomes:

  • To understand the health & safety requirements expected of our Company as an employer and you as an employee.

 

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: 1 hour.

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the course.

Should you require any further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Fire Safety

This course is a mandatory online course.

Learning Outcomes:

  • How to identify and minimise fire hazards and the regulations and evacuation procedures.

 

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: 1 hour

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you require any further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Bribery Briefing

This is a mandatory online course to ensure that all staff are compliant with the Bribery Act 2010.

Learning Outcomes:

  • The background of the Bribery Act 2010
  • What is covered by the Act
  • What are the offences under the Act
  • What are adequate procedures for the organisation
  • It then concludes with a short quiz

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: Maximum 20 minutes

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the Bribery Act course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you need any further advice or assistance on this topic please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.

Information Security

This is a mandatory online course.

Learning Outcomes:

  • To be able to provide an overview of the key issues concerning data protection.
  • How information can be managed both effectively and securely.

 

Who should attend:

This course is mandatory for all staff.

 

Length: 1 hour

 

Delivery mode: Via Learn.

 

Please click here to access the course. You will need your university login details to sign in to Learn.

Should you require further assistance, please contact od@lboro.ac.uk.