Got a question about Get Ahead or High Flyers? Contact us on our Teams site via the link below. We are available Monday to Friday, 08.30 to 17.00 during term time.
If you are a 3rd year Undergraduate (level 6) or Postgraduate (level 7) student, this is your opportunity to develop the personal and professional skills necessary to thrive in a rapidly changing world, through a suite of 14, 1.5hr extra curricula, non course specific workshops.
3rd year Undergraduates can take part in the Get Ahead scheme
Postgraduates can take part in the High Flyers scheme
Taking part in the schemes can earn you a Participation Certification to add to your CVs. This will demonstrate to employers a commitment to your learning and professional development in addition to your academic studies.
Attend 6 workshops (up to 10 hours of extra curricula development) to earn a Continuing Professional Development Participation Certificate.
Attend a minimum of 12 of the 14 available workshops (a minimum of 20 hours of extra curricula development) to earn a Get Ahead / High Flyer Participation Certificate.
Leadership and Teamwork
Developing Digital Skills
Critical Thinking and Analysis
Preparation for Self-Employment
There are also many self-directed learning opportunities that students can take part in, such as LinkedIn courses, sigma workshops, and volunteering opportunities. Please click on the 'Self-directed Learning' button for more information.
You can now book a place to an online Get Ahead or High Flyers Workshop, by clicking the buttons below. If you are a 3rd year Undergraduate student, click the Get Ahead button. If you are a Postgraduate student, click the High Flyers button. Click 'Self-directed Learning' to find out about other opportunities available.