Jobs & Skills Events

Thu 24th October

Business Communication Skills Workshop 24/10/19 - evening
24th October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Saying the right things at the right time”

Fri 25th October

Having Challenging Conversations Workshop: 25/10/19 evening
25th October 5pm - 7pm
"It doesn’t have to be this awkward”

Sat 26th October

Emergency 1st Aid Course 26/10/19
26th October 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
3 year certification validity

Mon 28th October

Leadership Course: Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 28/10/19 pm
28th October 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this way”
Employment Wellbeing: Rights and Advice 28/10/19
28th October 5pm - 6pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Don't be taken for granted."
Leadership Course: Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 28/10/19 eve
28th October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Wallace LT, Main Building
“It doesn’t have to be this way”

Tue 29th October

Come along to find out about The Cardiff Award
29th October 5pm - 6pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
The University's Employability Award
Improve Your Well-being Workshop
29th October 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room 4g, 4th floor, Students' Union
Wannabe Well?

Wed 30th October

Business Communication Skills 30/10/19 pm
30th October 2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Saying the right things at the right time”
Zooniverse Microvolunteering at the Heath! - GiaG
30th October 2pm - 4pm
TBC
Join us at the Heath Park campus for some snacks, some chatter, and some micro-volunteering
Bare Necessities Session Two
30th October 3pm - 5pm
Cardiff Bay
Y Pethau Angenheidiol / Bare Necessities A student-led project aiming to empower communities by providing basic amenities to be clean and comfortable. The project exists as a campaign to support people living in poverty.
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Leadership Styles Workshop, evening
30th October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Be a leader not a follower”

Thu 31st October

Halloween: Trick or TrEAT
31st October 3pm - 6pm
Cathays and Heath
Cardiff Volunteering have teamed up with this years VP's and University of South Wales Students' Union to help those who are hungry this Halloween!
Negotiation Skills Workshop, evening
31st October 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Get what you want, when you want it”

Fri 1st November

Groeso i'r Gymraeg - "Welcome To The Welsh Language"
1st November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Our mother tongue

Sat 2nd November

Emergency 1st Aid Course 02/11/19
2nd November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials.3 year certification.

Mon 4th November

Listening Skills Workshop, pm
4th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“We hear, but do we listen?”
Bare Necessities Session Three
4th November 4pm - 6:30pm
Volunteering Office
One-off volunteering opportunity - drop-in to help the homeless, those below the poverty line and women escaping violence.
Listening Skills Workshop, evening
4th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“We hear, but do we listen?”
Successful Networking Workshop 04/11/19, eve
4th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
-1.61 Glamorgan Building
"It's not what you know, rather who knows you."

Tue 5th November

Introduction To Managing Projects, pm
5th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Instigate and oversee your own idea".
Speaking & Presenting Workshop 05/11/19, pm
5th November 2pm - 4pm
Room 4g, 4th floor Students' Union
"Happy talking talking, happy talk."
Dealing With Examinations' Anxieties
5th November 3pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
"Don't panic, help is at hand."
Introduction To Managing Projects, evening
5th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Instigate and oversee your own idea".

Wed 6th November

Introduction to Acceptance & Commitment Therapy - online
6th November 1:15pm - 2:45pm
online
"Accept the things you can’t control, and: Make a commitment to do what you can to improve your life."
Financial Well-being Workshop, pm
6th November 2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
"Look after your money, it's important; once it's gone it's gone".
Self-Defence Techniques Interactive session, evening
6th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Forearmed is forewarned."

Thu 7th November

Assertiveness workshop, evening
7th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Say what you mean, mean what you say”

Sat 9th November

Emergency 1st Aid Course 09/11/19
9th November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials. Certification valid for 3 years.

Mon 11th November

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 13/11/19, pm
11th November 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Building, Main Council Chamber 1.77
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
Having Challenging Conversations Workshop - pm
11th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this awkward”
Having Challenging Conversations Workshop - evening
11th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this awkward”
Motivation Workshop 11/11/19
11th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Glamorgan Building -1.61
"Relight your fire."

Tue 12th November

Workshop in Successful Networking 12/11/19, pm
12th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"It's not who you know, it's who knows you."
Coaching Skills Workshop - evening
12th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
4g, 4th floor Students' Union,
“Helping others to help themselves”
Speaking & Presenting Workshop 12/11/19
12th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Happy talking talking, happy talk"

Wed 13th November

Deaf Awareness Session
13th November 2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
An interesting and popular workshop.
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop in Teamwork 13/11/19 1730-1930
13th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Play your best role."

Fri 15th November

Dealing With Presentations' Anxieties
15th November 2pm - 3:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd Students' Union
"Don't panic, help is at hand"

Sat 16th November

Emergency 1st Aid Course 16/11/19
16th November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials, and with a 3 year certification.

Mon 18th November

Breathe - Managing Anxiety & Stress 18/11/19, pm
18th November 2pm - 3:30pm
4i, 4th floor Students' Union
"Take it easy and relax."
Workshop in Discrimination Awareness 18/11/19
18th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Stand up for equality and challenge discrimination and disadvantage through awareness”
Assertiveness Workshop 18/11/19, evening
18th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Say what you mean, mean what you say”
Commercial Awareness Workshop 18/11/19
18th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Glamorgan Building -1.61
"The world of work and your role in it."

Tue 19th November

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 19/11/19, pm
19th November 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Students Union, 4J 4th Floor
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
Negotiation Skills Skills Workshop 19/11/19, pm
19th November 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Get what you want, when you want it."
Motivation Workshop 19/11/19, evening
19th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Re-light your fire”

Wed 20th November

Deaf Awareness Session
20th November 2pm - 4pm
MGLT Conference Room 2F08, Heath Campus
An interesting and popular workshop
Improve Your Self-Esteem 20/11/19
20th November 2pm - 3pm
online
"The truth is, you're a good person."
Financial Well-being Workshop, evening
20th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Look after your money, it's important; once it's gone it's gone".

Fri 22nd November

Commercial Awareness Workshop, evening
22nd November 5pm - 7pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“The world of work and your role in it”

Sat 23rd November

Mini-Jailbreak
23rd November 7am - 8pm
Cardiff Volunteering Office
A mini version of our Jailbreak challenge, teams will be driven across the country where they will have to complete challenges and then make their way back to the SU as quickly as possible. All to raise money for charity and Cardiff Volunteering!
Emergency 1st Aid Course, 23/11/19
23rd November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials, and with a 3 year certification.

Mon 25th November

Workshop in Discrimination Awareness 25/11/19
25th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Stand up for equality and challenge discrimination and disadvantage through awareness”

Tue 26th November

Business Communication Skills Workshop, evening
26th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Saying the right things at the right time”

Wed 27th November

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 27/11/19, pm
27th November 12:30pm - 4:30pm
John Percival Building 1.19
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
Croeso I'r Gymraeg/Welcome To The Welsh Language
27th November 2pm - 4pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
Introduction To Managing Projects, eve
27th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"Instigate and oversee your own idea".

Thu 28th November

Dealing With Examinations' Anxieties 28/11/19, pm
28th November 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ty Dewi Sant 320/1 Heath Campus
"Feel the fear and do it anyway" (Jeffers S.)
Coaching Skills Workshop, evening
28th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
“Helping others to help themselves”

Fri 29th November

Successful Networking Workshop - evening
29th November 5pm - 7pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
"It’s not who you know, it’s who knows you”

Sat 30th November

Emergency 1st Aid Course 30/11/19
30th November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials, and carries a 3 year certification.

Mon 2nd December

Leadership Styles workshop 02/12/19 pm
2nd December 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Be a leader not a follower”
Well-being Workshop: Laughter Therapy As Stress Relief 02/12/19 - evening
2nd December 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
While all Cardiff University students are welcome to book onto our workshops, the Wellbeing titles week commencing 2/12/19 are ideally for those who relate to the content in seeking help for any anxieties etc. they may be subject to.
Workshop in Time Management 02/12/19, evening
2nd December 5:30pm - 7:30pm
-1.61 Glamorgan Building
“Time is on my side - NOT”

Tue 3rd December

Dealing With Perfectionism Workshop 03/12/19
3rd December 2pm - 3pm
Online
While all Cardiff University students are welcome to book onto our workshops, the Wellbeing titles week commencing 2/12/19 are ideally for those who relate to the content in seeking help for any anxieties etc. issues they may be subject to.
LEADERSHIP IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS 03/12/19 pm
3rd December 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“It doesn’t have to be this way”

Wed 4th December

Keep Safe: Suicide Safety Skills 04/12/19, pm
4th December 12:30pm - 4:30pm
John Percival Building 0.02
Come along to learn how to support somebody who may be at risk of suicide
Emergency 1st Aid Course 04/12/19
4th December 1pm - 7:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials. Certificate valid for 3 years.
Mental Health Awareness Workshop
4th December 2pm - 5pm
Michael Griffiths LT, Room 2F08, Heath Park Campus
Support and reassure those suffering from a mental health issue.

Thu 5th December

PROBLEM SOLVING WORKSHOP 05/12/19, pm
5th December 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“I don’t know what all the fuss is about”
Yoga Workshop 05/12/19
5th December 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room 4i, 4th floor, Students' Union
While all Cardiff University students are welcome to book onto our workshops, the Wellbeing titles week commencing 2/12/19 are ideally for those who relate to the content in seeking help for any anxieties etc. issues they may be subject to.

Fri 6th December

Teamwork 06/12/19, pm
6th December 2pm - 4pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
“Play your best role”
Indian Head & Shoulder Massaging as a practical therapy solution – “A de-stress workout."
6th December 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
While all Cardiff University students are welcome to book onto our workshops, the Wellbeing titles week commencing 2/12/19 are ideally for those who relate to the content in seeking help for any anxieties etc. issues they may be subject to.

Sat 7th December

Emergency 1st Aid Course 07/12/19
7th December 9:30am - 4:30pm
Skills Hub, 2nd floor Students' Union
Covers all basic essentials. Certificate validity 3 years.

Mon 9th December

Diploma Award Criteria 3 - Reflection and Articulation Session
9th December 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Large Shandon LT, Main Building
Please note: This session is only applicable to students already registered on the Diploma Award Scheme.

Mon 16th December

Leadership Course - Workshop in Leadership Styles 16/12/19, am
16th December 10:30am - 12:30pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
“Be a leader not a follower”
LEADERSHIP COURSE - Workshop in Leadership In Difficult Situations 16/12/19, pm
16th December 2pm - 4pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
“It doesn’t have to be this way”

Tue 17th December

Leadership course - Teamwork 17/12/19, am
17th December 10:30am - 12:30pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
“Play your best role”
Leadership Course - Problem Solving 17/12/19, pm
17th December 2pm - 4pm
Beverton LT, Main Building
“I don’t know what all the fuss is about”

Fri 20th March

Jailbreak 2020
20th March 2pm - 22nd March 6pm
Our biggest annual fundraiser.... how far will you go?