UCC CPD courses

Research Skills Training Programme


Fact File

  • Title

    Research Skills Training Programme

  • Code


  • College

    Centre for Continuing Professional Development

  • Duration

    12 One-hour Seminars

  • Teaching Mode


  • Qualifications

    Cert of Attendance

  • Fees

    Free See Fees and Costs for full details.

  • Entry Requirements

    See Requirements for full details.

  • Closing Date


  • Course Delivery Method


  • Start Date

    9th March 2021


This is a series of Training seminars aimed at researchers across all disciplines and at all levels of their career. The seminars cover a variety of topics relating to the identification, capture and management of research funding.

See the RSS Research Skills Training Programme Timetable 2021 below;

RSS Research Skills Training Timetable 2021RSS Research Skills Training Timetable 2021

The 2021 sessions will take place on Tuesdays from 12.00-13.00 and will be delivered through Teams Live event 

The following topics will be covered:

  • Navigating the National and European Funding landscape
  • Understanding funding proposal evaluators
  • Proposal writing and costing
  • Dissemination and communication of research
  • Impact
  • Maximising impact through commercial exploitation
  • F.A.I.R. data management
  • Maximising and measuring citation performance
  • Research Integrity
  • Project management
  • The post-award process in UCC.


Information on research skills can also be found on the Research Skills Training Programme webpage.



Time: 12 - 1pm 


There are no entry requirements for this - these seminars are available for UCC Researchers.

Attendance at 5 of the 12 seminars will entitle the researcher to a certificate of completion​

Fees and Costs

Free for UCC Staff.

How Do I Apply

There is no pre-registration requirement for this CPD.  Simply register and provide your email address on the day.

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