Communication training courses

UAR is running a series of communications workshops. These workshops will take place at The Francis Crick Institute in London and at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.
 
Workshops are free for up to 4 staff from UAR member organisations per year. This means you can have 4 staff in 1 workshop OR 1 person in 4 different sessions. For 5 or more attendees you will be charged the non-member rate per person.
 
For non-members, each workshop costs £325 + VAT per person.
 
Please see below the details of each training session and a link to the registration page.

Animal research policy: how to maintain a supportive operating environment
Aim of the day
This workshop is for those interested in protecting against policy threats through political engagement. From spotting threats to reacting effectively to them, this day can show you the best ways to prepare, while sharing best practice among participants.
Details
Tuesday 18 June 2019, 10am – 4pm
Register here

Opening up: engaging with the public on animal research
Aim of the day
This workshop is for those whose work involves the use of animals in research, and who want to feel more confident to talk about it with those outside the lab.
Details
Tuesday 16 July 2019, 10am – 4pm
Register here


Opening up: engaging with the public on animal research (SCOTLAND)
Aim of the day
This workshop is for those whose work involves the use of animals in research, and who want to feel more confident to talk about it with those outside the lab.
Details
Thursday 5 September 2019, 10am – 4pm
Register here

 

Telling stories online using social media, websites, and video

Aim of the day
This is a workshop for those who are interested in communicating animal research online. We will guide you through telling stories about animal research via websites, social media and how you can use your smartphone to make short videos.
Details
Wednesday 9 October 2019, 10am – 4pm
Register here