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Short Courses and CPD

Purposeful effort, practical relevance

Learning never stops

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At Leeds Beckett we recognise that every successful business and professional needs to be working at the top of their game. We offer a host of development opportunities that will keep you up to date with the latest industry knowledge, skills, and procedures.

From one day refresher courses to longer term masters qualifications, we’re confident that we’ll be able to meet your desire to learn, practice and progress. What’s more, many of our CPD programmes provide flexible study options to fit around your business and personal commitments.


Business Development Team Contacts

0113 812 1904

enterprise@leedsbeckett.ac.uk


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Opening minds.
Opening doors.

Leeds Beckett in numbers

135K

The number of former students who make up our alumni community

24/7

Our libraries are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year

10%

Discount on postgraduate study available to our graduates

Terms and Conditions apply. See our Postgraduate Study pages for more information.

£475m

Our contribution the local economy each year

Based on economic impact multiplier from Universities UK

Short Courses and CPD

Our graduates go on to inspire

Kane TowningBA (Hons) Entertainment Management, 2007

My studies helped me develop my knowledge of the entertainment industry and helped me to take my business to new heights.

Priyantha UdagedaraPhD Contemporary Fine Art Practice, 2013

The art deals with the day-to-day life where crisis has penetrated the norm and disrupts the perceptions of an idyllic place as portrayed in tourist brochures and promotional material.

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News

Jam entrepreneur, Welcome to Yorkshire Commercial Director & PR guru among Leeds Beckett speakers

Fraser Doherty MBE, who a decade ago at the age of 14 set up the internationally acclaimed company SuperJam using his gran’s jam recipes, is set to host one of five guest lectures at Leeds Beckett University.

Progress your career with Leeds Beckett open evening

Leeds Beckett University is set to host an open evening for those interested in boosting their career, or changing careers, by studying for a postgraduate or professional qualification.

Leadership on the agenda at Brigadier Bibby guest lecture

A veteran of the Afghanistan conflict, who received a CBE for his services in the war-torn country, will deliver a guest lecture at Leeds Beckett University.

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Current Events

Oct 23

'The Competency Standards in a European Construction Context' - Kevin Sheridan

As well as being President of the Association for European Building Surveyors and Construction Experts, Kevin is a former President of the European Council of Building Professionals and past President of the Irish Building Control Institute.

Oct 28

'The Meaning of Leadership and Responsibility' - Brigadier Greville K Bibby CBE

Brigadier Bibby will draw on his wide experiences, including situations of intense pressure and risk, to illustrate the importance of strong, effective leadership and the need to accept responsibility in order to achieve a successful outcome. This guest lecture is part of the Leeds Business School Guest Lecture Series sponsored by Yorkshire Bank.

Nov 5

Online Open Day

Online Open Days are a great alternative if you are unable to attend an Open Day or Open Evening. They are a virtual experience that allows you to log on from the comfort of your home, school or place of work and ask us any questions you may have about your course or life here at Leeds Beckett.

Nov 11

'A New Era in Communication; The Science of Engagement' - Colin Byrne

Colin will talk about the Science of Engagement, a ground-breaking initiative created by Weber Shandwick. Born out of a need to better understand the marketing Holy Grail of engagement and to help understand what it is that drives human engagement. This guest lecture is part of the Leeds Business School Guest Lecture Series sponsored by Yorkshire Bank.

Nov 17

Festival of Politics & Applied Global Ethics 2014

The annual Festival of Politics & Applied Global Ethics is a programme of talks, debates, simulations, workshops and films providing opportunities for discussion of a wide range of social and political issues.

Nov 19

Manchester Postgraduate Study Fair

Now in its 21st year, the Manchester Postgraduate Study Fair is an opportunity to find out find out more about postgraduate and professional courses at Leeds Beckett University.

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