Organisational Development and Professional Learning (OD&PL)

Find out more about OD&PL and the wide range of services we offer in partnership with colleagues across our University.

About OD&PL

OD&PL Training and Events

View all available OD&PL training, events and resources on our training and events page. New opportunities are added regularly so keep an eye on this page.

Training and events

Access LinkedIn Learning

Find out more about using your free University LinkedIn Learning account which provides access to over 16,000 courses for personal and professional development.

LinkedIn Learning

Our Development and Learning Provision

OD&PL provides flexible services that are timely, effective, relevant, accessible and support the University's strategic imperatives. We are committed to developing the skills and confidence that enable staff and postgraduate researchers to contribute effectively to the success of our University. OD&PL provides a range of services in the following areas. Please visit the links below which will take you to the respective OD&PL websites.

Personal and career development opportunities and support for all staff.
All Staff Webpages
Digital development and digital literacy for learning and working in the University.
Digital Practice Website
Leadership development opportunities, resources, and information.
Leadership Webpages
Management development, support, and resources.
Management Webpages
Promoting a postive and inclusive research culture to produce research excellence.
Researcher Support Website
Developing, sharing, recognising and rewarding effective practice.
Student Education Website

Quick Links

Information and guidance for new staff joining our University, including links to upcoming welcome events, and the University induction checklist.
Visit New Staff Page
Students and staff at Leeds have free access to all LinkedIn Learning courses to develop their skills and support personal and career development.
Visit our LinkedIn Learning page
This guidance helps colleagues to understand belonging at Leeds and how we can contribute to this crucial aspect of our student's time at Leeds.
Visit Belonging at Leeds pages

Our Latest News

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We look ahead to the upcoming programmes and sessions in 2023 and reflect on how the provision has evolved to meet the needs of colleagues and the impact it provides.


Congratulations to 11 of our University of Leeds colleagues who have graduated from the University’s  Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice...


OD&PL will be opening the doors of the LOGIK Centre for a new series of drop-in sessions exploring learning and...


Three academics at the University of Leeds have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to higher education with National Teaching...


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