Professional and executive development

Our brand new series of intensive one and two-day masterclasses is designed to satisfy specific skills requirements and minimise time away from work. They are delivered by academic experts in their field, helping you deal with today's business challenges.

We also deliver longer, accredited in-house training for groups of your employees requiring specific skills, helping you to reduce time and travel costs.

If you don't see the course you are looking for listed on this page, just give us a call. We pride ourselves on being flexible and responsive to the needs of businesses and can work with you to provide tailored learning packages specific to your workforce - delivered where, how and when you want it.

Professional and executive development series

Creating video content for your organisation

  • 17-18 December 2018
  • 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • Teesside University, Middlesbrough campus
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Cost: from £525 + VAT

Does your organisation want to create its own video content for the web, social media and beyond?

Our two-day digital video production course provides you with a digital toolkit and the production skills required to develop, produce and publish your own video and audio content.

Utilising industry-leading video production software, we introduce you to critical camera operation and video and audio production techniques. Taught by industry professionals, you learn how to edit, produce and effectively publish your own video content using a variety of techniques.

Your learn with industry-recognised video production hardware and software that is readily available in the marketplace today.

Duration: two days (some pre-course preparation is required).

Cost per delegate (discounts available for larger groups - call us to discuss).

This course is also available with University Certificate of Professional Development (UCPD) accreditation at a cost of £750.

Find out more, email scma-enterprise@tees.ac.uk or call 01642 342608.


Media engagement training

In every organisation your or a member of your team may need to deal with the media - on the TV, radio and social media. Whether it is celebrating a success or dealing with a major corporate catastrophe, effective media engagement skills are critical.

This course provides business leaders and their staff with a critical comprehensive toolkit for dealing with the media.

Utilising cutting-edge facilities, our industry-experienced journalist and media academics place you in a series of live scenarios, challenging your ability to respond quickly and effectively while responding to the media.

You reflect on your responses through a number of scenarios and receive feedback and performance coaching and mentoring, ensuring the next time your business is challenged with responding to the media, you can do so confidently and effectively.

Duration: one day (some pre-course preparation is required).

Dates: are flexible and costs are negotiable depending on delegate numbers and your individual requirements.

The course is also available with University Certificate of Professional Development (UCPD) accreditation.

Contact us to find out more - email scma-enterprise@tees.ac.uk or call 01642 342608


Team building: film in a day challenge

Are you looking for a new way to motivate your employees - developing their team working, communication, decision-making and persuasive skills?

This course challenges your team to work together to develop, storyboard, shoot, edit and produce their own film in a day. Even sharing the big screen experience of their own premiere.

You join a team of professionals in a unique day-long workshop that exposes your teams to the exciting fast paced world of movie making.

Who will shoot? Who will edit? Who is a frustrated movie star?

Duration: one day (some pre-course preparation is required).

Dates are flexible and costs are negotiable depending on delegate numbers and your individual business requirements.

The course is also available with University Certificate of Professional Development (UCPD) accreditation.

Contact us to find out more - email scma-enterprise@tees.ac.uk or call 01642 342608.

Technical

Introduction to polymeric materials

  • 17 January 2019
  • 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • Teesside University, Middlesbrough campus
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Cost: from £220 + VAT

This one-day course is designed for practicing engineers and designers. It provides a basic understanding of how polymeric materials are formed and how that influences and dictates their mechanical and chemical properties. The course provides a general understanding of polymers and their properties using practical hands on lab demonstrations. Teaching is 50% practical based to ensure content is relevant and outcomes are clearly understood.

The course is taught in small groups and being industry focused we aim to tailor the course to specific student needs whether that be looking at and testing relevant materials or specific blends or processes.

Book online

Polymer processing

  • 15 May - 17 May 2019
  • 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • Teesside University, Middlesbrough campus
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Cost: from £700 + VAT

Designed for practicing engineers, technicians, managers and designers, this comprehensive course provides a basic understanding of how polymeric materials are formed and how that influences and dictates their mechanical and chemical properties. The course provides a general understanding of polymers and their properties, looks at processing methods, additives and fillers. The final day delves deeper into polymer Rheology (flow) which is critical to understanding a number of the common settings or problems encountered when processing polymers.

Teaching is 40% practical based to ensure content is relevant and outcomes are clearly understood. The course is taught in small groups and being industry focused we aim to tailor the course to specific student needs whether that be looking at and testing relevant materials or specific blends or processes.

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