A range of training opportunities to help you get the most from your rep experience.

A range of training opportunities to help you get the most from your rep experience.


The Skills & Opportunities Team also run a great programme of workshops and training sessions beneficial to Reps. 

Below are some highlights of what is coming up over the next 2 weeks….

You can book at: https://www.hallamstudentsunion.com/skills_opportunities/trainingopportunities/


Active Listening & Confidentiality

Thurs 22 Feb | HUBS Boardroom | 2-4pm

Run by our very own Advice Centre this session will give you all the tools you need to be an active and confident listener. The session will also consider how to maintain confidentiality and what to do in different situations with different audiences. Particularly useful for Reps, those running Volunteer Projects (particularly with vulnerable people) and Society committees.


Time Management Workshop

Thurs 22 Feb | HUBS Boardroom | 4.30-6.30pm

How can you strike the right balance between University life, work and home without living on crisps and energy drinks? This workshop explores some top time management tips through a mixture of quizzes, discussion and games.  


Problem-Solving Workshop

Tues 27 Feb | HUBS Boardroom | 5-7pm

Problems can pop up anywhere – at University, at work, in our personal lives. This session will help equip you with the tools to tackle problems. We’ll define what a problem is, help you to frame it differently, discuss brain function and discover the role of creativity in problem solving. Then you’ll be able to try out some tried and tested techniques.


Stress Management Workshop

Thurs 1 Mar | HUBS Boardroom | 6.30-8.30pm

University life can be stressful. Come along to this relaxed informal session to find out about what stress it, how & why it occurs and what we can do to combat it.