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Annual Sustainability Bash     show
Celebrating all things sustainable! Lunch, Presentations and Awards

Target Audience: Staff and Students


ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)     show
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid.

Target Audience: Staff, Students+PG Researchers


Assignment Planning, Writing and Reviewing     show
This workshop is designed for first year students but may be of interest to all undergraduates. This workshop looks at a range of activities involved in the production of effective writing, including how to plan, structure and methodically edit your writing.

Target Audience: Undergraduates


Big Health and Safety Meet     show
All staff with a safety related role or general interest in health and safety are invited to come along.

Target Audience: All staff with a safety related role or a general interest in health and safety.


CBT for Poor Sleep     show
Psycho-educational group for people with problems sleeping.

Target Audience: Students only


Christmas Gathering 2018     show
Our Christmas gathering is great fun and a lovely opportunity to spend time together. As usual we'll be serving seasonal treats and refreshments - and not just mince pies, I promise!

Target Audience: SEES, Strategy and Policy and Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing and Internal Audit


Community Garden Catch Up     show
Lunch and catch up to discuss the future of Strathclyde's community garden

Target Audience: Staff and students


Community Garden Planting Party     show
The sun is out, summer is here and it is time to get planting in the community garden.

Target Audience: Staff and Students


Critical Thinking     show
This workshop is designed for first year students but may be of interest to all undergraduates. Thinking critically is an essential characteristic of all academic disciplines and this workshop explores how active reading, analysis and self reflection feed into this process.

Target Audience: Undergraduates


Dealing with Suicidal Callers     show
How do you listen and keep one safe when talking to someone on the phone who is expressing thoughts of suicide

Target Audience: Counsellors, MWA Assessors, Trainee Counsellors.Admin Team


Departmental Disability Contact Role Briefing     show
The Disability Service is offering a Departmental Disability Contact (DDC) role briefing information session to all DDCs.

Target Audience: Departmental Disability Contacts (DDCs)


Departmental Fire Safety Training     show
To provide comprehensive guidance and advice regarding the roles and responsbilities of both Fire Safety Co-ordinators and Fire Safety Assistants, to ensure fire safety is managed on a day-to-day basis and suitable arrangements are in place to effect a safe evacuation of the building.

Target Audience: Staff


Drug and Alcohol Awareness     show
An up to date awareness programme regarding the use of drugs and alcohol within the general population.

Target Audience: Counsellors, MWA Assessors, Trainee Counsellors.


Drug and Alcohol Training for Managers     show
This session is offered by the Scottish Drugs Forum and is aimed at raising awareness of the current issues surrounding drug and alcohol misuse in Scotland, avenues of support and initiatives for harm reduction.

Target Audience: Managers / Line Managers


Electric Vehicle Driver INDUCTION     show
Driver induction for staff wishing to use University electric pool vehicles.

Target Audience: Staff


Emergency First Aid at Work     show
The course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments.

Target Audience: Staff


Faculty Forum - Academic & Teaching Staff     show
An opportunity for Academic and Teaching Staff to meet with the Dean and to raise any concerns that they have.

Target Audience: Faculty of Science - Academic & Teaching Staff


Faculty of Science National Student Survey Celebration     show
A celebration of the Faculty's NSS 2019 Results

Target Audience: Faculty of Science Staff


Fieldwork Safety Course     show
This course is ideally suited for University staff, postgraduate students and anyone planning to carry out research in remote environments.

Target Audience: Staff and Postgraduate Students


First Aid at Work     show
Ideal for anyone wishing to become a first aider. It provides learners with the skills and knowledge to deal with first aid situations in higher risk workplaces or workplaces with an increased number of employees.

Target Audience: Staff


First Aid at Work Re-qualification     show
Refresher training for first aiders who's certificate may have expired. It provides learners with the skills and knowledge to deal with first aid situations in higher risk workplaces or workplaces with an increased number of employees.

Target Audience: Staff


Fix Your Own Bike (JA Campus)     show
Trained bike mechanics from Sustainable Strathclyde team will be available to deliver tools, consumables and assistance with maintaining your bike.

Target Audience: Staff & Students


GBV First Responder - Training for Trainers     show
The aim of this two day course is to equip members of staff to deliver the following two courses 1. What is Gender-based Violence (GBV)? and 2. Responding Effectively to Disclosures of Gender-based violence (GBV)

Target Audience: Staff who have undertaken both the half day and the one day GBV courses offered by OSDU


Know Your Numbers 2019 - Blood Pressure Appointments     show
Occupational Health Service are encouraging you to come and get your blood pressure checked. It is important to know your blood pressure numbers and take the necessary action to reach and maintain a healthy blood pressure.

Target Audience: Staff and Students


Living with Stress and Anxiety     show
Are you experiencing the effects of Stress or Anxiety or both? The disability service is running a programme on Mindfulness which will allow students to deal more effectively with the issues of stress and anxiety.

Target Audience: Undergradate and Postgraduate


Mental Health Awareness/Improvement     show
This course is a basic introduction to exploring Mental Health and Wellbeing. Participants will learn about the most common mental health conditions and how participating in certain activities can increase our mental wellbeing, and have a positive impact on our mental health.

Target Audience: Staff (Strictly focussing on Student mental health)


Mental Health First Aid (for Departmental Mental Health First Aiders)     show
This two-day Scottish Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) standard course offers basic general information and teaches techniques to provide help to someone (staff or students) experiencing a mental health problem, before professional help is obtained.

Target Audience: Staff who have volunteered to train as an appointed departmental mental health first aider and have been approved to do so (see prerequisites below).


Mental Health First Aid.     show
This two-day Scottish Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) standard course offers basic general information and teaches techniques to provide help to someone (staff or students) experiencing a mental health problem, before professional help is obtained.

Target Audience: All staff and students.


Mental Wellbeing Assessments : Reasonable Adjustments     show
This workshop will look at the making appropriate and effective assessments in relation to recommending reasonable adjustments for students with mental health conditions.

Target Audience: Mental Wellbeing Assessors


Mental Wellness for all     show
Do you want to learn more about your own mental health and that of others? If so, please register to attend our "Mental Wellness for all" session.

Target Audience: Students


Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy     show
This course will allow students to explore the effects of being more mindful can have on issues of low mood, self-esteem and motivation.

Target Audience: Students Undergraduate and Post Graduate


Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)     show
The mindfulness based stress reduction programme (MBSR) is designed to help you learn new ways of managing difficult physical sensations, feelings and moods. The core skill that you will learn is mindfulness, a way of paying attention, on purpose, non judgementally.

Target Audience: undergraduate and postgraduate students


Mindfulness Orientation Session     show
This is an introduction to mindfulness for students who are wishing to explore what mindfulness is and how it may be helpful in their life. After this session you can decide whether you wish to book on to the 8 week Mindfulness programme within the university.

Target Audience: All Students


On-site Massage     show
On-site massage, is a form of massage where the client sits on a chair and is fully clothed.

Target Audience: Students and Staff


Outdoor First Aid for Fieldworkers - Level 2     show
This two-day practical course is designed for those who work in outdoor remote environments.

Target Audience: Staff and Postgraduate Students


Planning a Positive Retirement     show
This full day information session is for those either considering retirement or about to retire in the near future.

Target Audience: Anyone considering retirement or early or flexible retirement


Positive Minds     show
Are you struggling with low mood, mild depression or poor mental wellbeing? Student Minds is offering weekly group sessions run by fellow students! Offering support from your peers and being able to talk about issues in an informal, confidential environment.

Target Audience: All Students


Positive Voices Event     show
Positive Voices provides audiences with a unique opportunity to hear directly from someone living with HIV.

Target Audience: All staff and students


Reiki     show
40 minute session of Reiki

Target Audience: Students and staff


Responding Effectively to Disclosures of Gender-based violence (GBV)     show
The aim of this one day course is to equip members of staff to respond to disclosures of gender based violence in a way that is timely, appropriate and non-judgemental, and to do this with a clear understanding of the immediate needs of the survivor.

Target Audience: Those who work in a front-facing role with students or staff in a support or advisory role who may have to respond to a confidential disclosure about gender based violence.


Safe Talk     show
Suicide Awareness Training

Target Audience: Staff,Students+PG Researchers


SEES Gathering: Safety, Health & Wellbeing     show
A rolling programme of staff engagement sessions for all SEES staff which will provide opportunities for getting to know each other; providing updates; Q&A sessions; networking opportunities; greater understanding about the diversity of SEES and sharing best practice.

Target Audience: All SEES Staff


Social Cycling Taster     show
Leisurely cycling session providing the opportunity to exercise, socialise, decompress, sight-see and build cycling confidence.

Target Audience: Staff and Students


Social Walking Group     show
Walking for just 30 minutes a day can reduce the risk of several serious health conditions, and has been shown to enhance mental health. Join the Universities Social walking group for some light activity, fresh air, and the chance to explore Glasgow.

Target Audience: Staff, Postgraduate Researchers, Students


STEP - Teaching and Supporting Trans and Gender Diverse Students     show
This session will explore working with trans and gender diverse students, and consider the ways in which we can cultivate inclusive teaching and learning environments.

Target Audience: Those involved in teaching, learning and assessment, those with an interest in supporting trans and gender diverse students


STEP - Working with students who are d/Deaf or hearing impaired     show
The aim of this session is to raise awareness of the barriers to learning that d/Deaf and hearing impaired students may face.

Target Audience: Teaching, Academic and APS Staff


Strathclyde Carers' Group     show
Bi-monthly meetings at which carers can network, provide feedback on University support for carers and hear speakers on topics of interest to carers.

Target Audience: All staff


Stress Awareness (Online)     show
This 30 minute online Stress Awareness course will help staff learn how to recognise and manage their own stress, encouraging them to talk and talk action.

Target Audience: Staff


Stress Buster     show
A course based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy teaching you strategies to deal with Anxiety and Stress.

Target Audience: Students Postgrad and undergrad


Sustainable Labs Lunch     show
S-Labs lunch catch-up

Target Audience: Current lab members and any new interested staff and students


Tips to boost your wellbeing     show
Our 30 min skills boost session will provide you with tips to boost your emotional wellbeing and mental health.

Target Audience: All students and staff.


Using CAMS to assess, manage and treat suicidality     show
CAMS is a suicide Assessment, Prevention and Intervention tool, which would augment other assessment tools that practitioners are using at the moment.

Target Audience: Counsellors, MWA Assessors, Trainee Counsellors.


Using CORE 34 in your assessments     show
To explore the benefits of using this outcome tool in an Mental Wellbeing Assessment.

Target Audience: Mental Wellbeing Assessors.


What is Gender-based Violence (GBV)?     show
The aim of this half day course is to highlight what gender-based violence is, why it happens and will focus on good practice responses

Target Audience: Those who work in a front-facing role with students or staff in a support or advisory role such as in University Residences, Estates and Security services, HR, Student Advice and Health Services, Student Advisors, OH, Academic Course Administration


Working with students with Asperger’s Syndrome     show
To raise awareness of the needs of students with Asperger’s Syndrome and the barriers they face in Higher Education. To consider practical strategies to meet the specific needs and make the learning and wider university environment accessible to students with Asperger’s syndrome.

Target Audience: Academic Staff, Front Line Professional Services Staff


Workplace Wellbeing: Resilience     show
During this workshop, participants will consider what is Wellbeing and Resilience in their own personal circumstances, identify their own Resilience strengths and approaches they can develop to further develop their ability to bounce-back.

Target Audience: Any member of staff wishing to develop their own resilience


Write to Recovery Group 7     show
9 therapeutic writing workshops for people experiencing emotional difficulties or mental ill-health. No writing experience is necessary. These facilitated sessions will support you to find your creative juices. "Writing helps you unravel the knots in your heart" Louise Desalvo.

Target Audience: All Students


Yoga for Well-being     show
The class will focus on teaching Classical Yoga techniques, also known as Patanjali’s Yoga. The aim of this type of yoga is the holistic improvement of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellbeing.

Target Audience: Staff and students