Staff Development Opportunities at Flinders University

Staff development and training is provided through the following central work areas.  Opportunities exist in the development of staff in teaching, research, using technology and systems, workplace skills, and orientation for new staff.

Centre for University Teaching
The home of learning and teaching, leadership, information, resources and support for university teaching staff.

Centre for Educational ICT
The hub of support for educational uses of ICT across the university, including FLO, IT applications and an eLearning design service.

Professional Development Unit
Committed to developing professional knowledge, skills and abilities around workplace skills, career and interpersonal development, leadership and management.

RHD Professional Development Program
A professional development program provided for all Research Higher Degree students enrolled at Flinders, including PhD candidates and Master by Research students.

Research Services Office
Offering development and training opportunities for staff navigating and working within research at Flinders including research administration, mentoring, grant writing, ethics and effective time management.

New Staff information
Resources and workshops for staff new to Flinders.

University Systems
Training sessions for staff on using the student, finance, CMS, central records & HR systems

Equal opportunity/ Work Health and Safety
Resources and workshops for staff to cover the EO and WHS requirements of the University.

Opportunities include:

  • Workshops and courses
  • Customised courses
  • One on one consultations
  • Projects within Faculties
  • Access to resources
  • Schemes which can be used to help fund attendance at courses or programs outside the University, available through the Professional Development Unit

How do I find out about training coming up?

The course calendar provides a schedule of current workshops and programs run by the above areas.
You will also receive course details once every 2 weeks by the Staff Opportunities email (Profdev). New staff are automatically subscribed to the list..

How do I book in for sessions?

The University uses the iEnrol system (you login with your FAN and password) to manage and advertise all the workshops and programs.
The site also allows you to see which sessions you have booked, whether you are registered on a course waiting list, and a history of sessions you have attended.
For further info on how to use iEnrol system, a PDF document is available here.

Which courses are mandatory to attend?