Training for NERC-funded fellows

NERC offers a variety of training opportunities to our fellows, both research and innovation, to complement their research and equip them with a variety of skills to support their career development.

Future training opportunities will be published here, when available.

Previous training


This course introduced the media and attempted to demystify the journalism process.


This course introduced powerful tools that could be used immediately to increase the impact of research.

Challenge of science leadership

This course enabled participants to develop skills as a leader to support effective innovation, communication and collaboration.

Social science techniques for natural scientists

This course introduced NERC scientists to a range of methodologies, approaches and concepts that support social science research.

Additional information

Please note that NERC will support the costs of delivering this training, but fellows need to cover their own travel costs to attend. Information concerning accommodation costs are set out on the individual course pages.

If a course is full, you can request to be added to the waiting list for that course. For this, and any other queries regarding the courses or logistics, please contact:

James Box
07928 525444