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New to Higher Education

Develop knowledge, skills and contextual understanding for those new to HE. Programmes for those looking to develop knowledge, skills and contextual understanding, particularly aimed at staff tasked with delivery of teaching and learning or those with leadership responsibility who are new to the sector.

If you are new to higher education, we can help you find your feet, build networks, knowledge and understanding to support your transition to this new environment.

For those new to teaching, Advance HE offers a comprehensive set of workshops to complement in-house training (such as the Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education).


Browse our calendar of programmes, events and conferences.


Advance HE Programmes and Events Prospectus

Whether you are near the start of your career, an academic, a member of professional services, or a senior leader who is a member of your institution’s executive team or in governance, we have timely and tailored development opportunities for you. You can find details on the full range of programmes, events and conferences in our Prospectus.

Please complete the brochure request form to download your copy of the Programmes and Events Prospectus

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New to HE development programmes

Online New to Teaching

Online New to Teaching accommodates professional learning needs from the very beginning. If you’re new to teaching and supporting student learning this programme has been designed to formalise your professional development. The online format provides additional flexibility, acknowledging the time pressures faced by academics. The resources will also be available to participants for an additional three months after the course ends.
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