Our CPD courses

Invest in your skills development and make a real impact on your organisation with our continuing professional development (CPD) courses. Our CPD courses will give you the new skills and up-to-date knowledge needed for your career development, demonstrating your commitment to your profession.

Free upskilling courses

We're offering hundreds of free places on upskilling courses thanks to the Scottish Funding Council's (SFC) support. Find out more about what you can study and apply now for your free place. 

Upskill with a free short course

The Institute of Aquaculture

We deliver continuing professional development training and courses in wide variety of key areas relevant to aquaculture business and regulatory services. Most of our CPD courses are taught at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) Level 11 which is equivalent to Masters degree level.

Aquaculture CPD courses

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Computing Science and Mathematics

Further your career with continuing professional development modules in databases, machine learning and data analytics. 

Continuing Professional Development: Computing Science and Mathematics

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Health Sciences

For Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions (NMAHP), we’re committed to providing training to improve the healthcare delivered in the local and global community. The University of Stirling is part of The Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Research Unit (NMAHP RU), a multidisciplinary national research unit, funded by the Scottish Government Health Directorate Chief Scientist Office (CSO). Our CPD training courses deliver the latest, up-to-date knowledge from healthcare experts.

Continuing Professional Development in health sciences

Sport

We offer a variety of modules and programmes of study for the continuing professional development (CPD) of coaches and coach development professionals (e.g., coach developers, tutors, coach educators, mentors).

Our CPD in coaching and coach development is designed to improve your professional practice for the benefit of athletes, coaches, clubs and sports organisations. Our modules are designed and delivered online. The modules can be taken separately or as part of our MSc/ PGDip / PGCert Sport Performance Coaching programme.

Sport CPD courses

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Stirling Management School

Discover continuing professional development opportunities in the Stirling Management School, to give you the edge and take the next step in your career.

Stirling Management School CPD

Social sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences offers a range of short courses including standalone modules. 

Social Sciences short courses

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