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Investment in training for South Wales’ Compound Semiconductor sector

17 May 2024

Cardiff Capital Region and the UK Shared Prosperity Fund are investing in skills development for South Wales’s Compound Semiconductor sector.

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Spotlight on: Structural Geology for Mining and Exploration

29 April 2024

We had the pleasure of speaking with lead academic, Professor Tom Blenkinsop to discuss why this course first came about and the impact of training on participants and academics.

CPD Unit Annual Review 2023

31 March 2024

We are pleased to publish our review of the year 2023, showcasing the work we do to help develop CPD opportunities.

Cardiff University supports important new project to help Ukrainian Higher Education sector rebuild

18 December 2023

Senior staff at Cardiff University join British Council Ukraine and Ukrainian higher education heads to share insights and experiences to help them create a leadership programme.

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New: Critical Care short courses

18 December 2023

A suite of five online courses looking at key aspects of critical care: sepsis, organ donation, rehabilitation and care of the critically ill obstetric patient.

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Spotlight on: An Introduction to Dermoscopy

2 October 2023

Welcome to the first in our series interviewing people involved in some of the University’s flagship CPD courses.

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Short courses to support growth within the semiconductor sector

20 September 2023

As part of CSconnected Strength in Places Fund (SiPF), Cardiff University is coordinating the development and delivery of a suite of short courses designed to support the CPD needs of CSconnected, the compound semiconductor cluster in South Wales.

PASCAR cardiologists on visit to Cardiff University

Pan-African cardiologists visit Cardiff as part of drive to tackle heart disease

15 August 2023

In one of the first post-Covid international CPD visits to Cardiff, cardiologists from across Africa spent a week at the University and University of Wales Hospital Cardiff, experiencing how an established heart failure facility operates.

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First Gut Microbiome course launches to excellent reviews

9 August 2023

The School of Medicine, with support from the CPD Unit, has successfully run the University's inaugural Gut Microbiome short course, earning positive feedback from attendees.

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Looking ahead to pan-African cardiologist Task Force visit to University’s heart failure service

31 July 2023

We are looking forward to welcoming a group of visiting cardiologists from across Africa, as part of a Heart Failure CPD programme funded by The Pan African Society of Cardiology (PASCAR).