Continuing Professional Development

Ensuring your employees have the right skills and knowledge is key to any business. Professional development will reinvigorate your workforce. lt can lead to more creative and efficient working, creating the conditions for your business to gain a competitive edge.

We offer open enrolment and bespoke short courses to develop professionals across many sectors and subjects, all underpinned by our world-leading research.

Computing, data and informatics

CPD courses in various aspects of computing and informatics including advanced web technologies, system re-engineerng, and web architectures.

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Crime and security

As one of the few universities with a dedicated Department of Criminology, we provide bespoke training for police forces and intelligence agencies internationally.

Crime and security CPD courses


Education CPD+ specialises in innovative, high quality courses for education professionals. Since 2004 we have delivered CPD for more than 10,000 people in the education sector.

Education CPD+ courses

Why Leicester?

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Bespoke courses

We can create a bespoke course to fit your company's needs.

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The University of Leicester provides a wide range of short courses that are aimed at professional learners and support professional development .