Training and Development

Training and Development

A wide variety of in-person workshops and webinars are offered across the University - see the listings below to see what is occurring over the next six weeks.  To see a monthly or a yearly view, please click View All under one of the categories.

Further learning
Staff can browse other learning opportunities across the higher education sector by using the links in the right-hand menu.   Did you know that ACU staff have free unlimited access to a vast online library of training videos?  Browse over 2,500 courses by clicking the online library link on the right and logging in using your ACU staff username and password.

Upcoming training for:

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  • Argos Training

    (Student Systems)

    Webinar: 4 Jan

    The Argos Training is held for first time Argos users; the session will assist staff in the following areas; Initial logon, Navigating the main menu, Types of reports, Running reports, and Printing.

  • Student Systems Training for Course Coordinators

    (Student Systems)

    Webinar: 4 Jan

    The Course Coordinators training session has been developed from the information listed in the Student Systems Course Coordinator Manual available on the ACU Staff website.

  • TechOne Reporting and Journal Training

    (Finance)

    Ballarat: 3 Aug

    • Ballarat:

    The Finance Directorate is conducting an interactive session on TechOne Reporting and Journals.

  • TechOne Reporting and Journal Training

    (Finance)

    Ballarat: 3 Aug

    • Ballarat:

    The Finance Directorate is conducting an interactive session on TechOne Reporting and Journals.

  • SPSS Data Input without Tears

    (Human Resources)

    Brisbane; Melbourne; North Sydney: 3 Jun

    • Brisbane:
      • 3 Jun Face to face;
      • 4 Jun Face to face;
    • Melbourne:
      • 21 Oct Face to face;
      • 22 Oct Face to face;
    • North Sydney:
      • 19 Aug Face to face;
      • 20 Aug Face to face;

    Register now for the weekend course - SPSS Data Input without Tears

  • LEO BASICS

    (Learning and Teaching Centre)

    Ballarat; Brisbane; Canberra; Melbourne; North Sydney; Strathfield: 19 Jul

    • Ballarat:
      • 26 Jul Face to face;
    • Brisbane:
      • 24 Jul Face to face;
    • Canberra:
      • 19 Jul Face to face;
    • Melbourne:
      • 27 Jul Face to face;
    • North Sydney:
      • 21 Jul Face to face;
    • Strathfield:
      • 20 Jul Face to face;

    If you have never used ACU's Learning Environment Online (LEO) or need a refresher this session is for you, especially if you are new to teaching at ACU.

  • Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILAT)

    (Learning and Teaching Centre)

    Ballarat; Brisbane; Canberra; Melbourne; North Sydney; Strathfield: 19 Jul

    • Ballarat:
      • 26 Jul Face to face;
    • Brisbane:
      • 24 Jul Face to face;
    • Canberra:
      • 19 Jul Face to face;
    • Melbourne:
      • 27 Jul Face to face;
    • North Sydney:
      • 21 Jul Face to face;
    • Strathfield:
      • 20 Jul Face to face;

    This participant-focused workshop introduces academics new to ACU, to learning and teaching at our University. We aim to engage you with the uniqueness of ACU and its position as a provider of quality education and supporter of the Catholic ethos. You will experience stimulating, creative ideas, and use tools and resources which will allow you to settle in quickly and perform your role to the best of your ability. The session will be facilitated face-to-face using available technology on each campus by Learning and Teaching Centre (LTC) academic staff. This interactive, information session will include discussions, group work and online activities. Your participation will be recorded on Staff Connect on completion of the workshops.

  • Introduction to Leximancer

    (Human Resources)

    Video Conference: 24 Aug

    Register now for the Introduction to Leximancer video conference

  • Negotiation Leadership - Changing the Focus to Value

    (Human Resources)

    Brisbane; Melbourne; North Sydney: 7 Feb

    • Brisbane:
      • 28 Mar Face to face;
      • 29 Mar Face to face;
      • 8 Aug Face to face;
      • 9 Aug Face to face;
    • Melbourne:
      • 21 Feb Face to face;
      • 22 Mar Face to face;
      • 25 Jul Face to face;
      • 26 Jul Face to face;
    • North Sydney:
      • 7 Feb Face to face;
      • 8 Feb Face to face;
      • 11 Jul Face to face;
      • 12 Jul Face to face;

    The ability to negotiate in a professional manner is a vital skill we all need to achieve results in a range of business interactions. When you understand how to effectively negotiate you can plan and achieve better outcomes in every situation. ACU's Negotiation Leadership course is a unique 2-day program facilitated by globally renowned industry expert and author Stephen Kozicki.

  • Workplace Relations Essentials

    (Human Resources)

    North Sydney: 2 Aug

    • North Sydney:

    This Workshop introduces managers and supervisors to the industrial relations environment within a higher education sector context, including underlying legal concepts, the various industrial instruments and the practical application of both through policy and actions in the workplace.

  • Workplace Relations Essentials

    (Human Resources)

    Brisbane: 22 Aug

    • Brisbane:

    This Workshop introduces managers and supervisors to the industrial relations environment within a higher education sector context, including underlying legal concepts, the various industrial instruments and the practical application of both through policy and actions in the workplace.