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About our courses


We offer a wide range of face-to-face courses to help our postgraduate research students develop the skills they need to fulfil their potential, both during their time at King's and throughout their careers.

Please note that all our courses are available to current King’s College London students and staff only.

What courses do we offer?

Our courses cover all the essential skills needed to develop a strong career in academic reseach; from advice on career development to practical skills for writing, editing and analysis. 

Our courses are designed within the following themes:

  1. Careers & Employability

  2. Communication & Impact

  3. Doctoral Essentials

  4. IT Essentials

  5. Personal Effectiveness

  6. Resilience & Wellbeing

  7. Statistics & Data Management

  8. Writing & Publishing 

What benefit will I get from these courses?

Past participants report benefits such as increased confidence, effectivness and enhanced skills.benefits 01


When can I book a place on these courses?

Courses from October -  December 2018 will be available for bookings from 17th September 2018

Courses from January - April 2019 will be available for bookings from 3rd December 2018

Courses from May - June 2019 will be available for bookings from 1st April 2019

Course bookings can be made here  http://training.kcl.ac.uk 

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