Booking a course

You can book on People Development training courses through Trent Self Service. Here you can also:

  • find further information about learning activities
  • add your name to waiting lists for learning activities without dates
  • amend bookings
  • update your own personal learning account with any development which has taken place outside of the University's internal training provision
  • view your training record

IT courses

IT training is available through People Development as chargeable training.  If you wish to book on an IT course please complete and return the IT training booking form to

I haven't used Trent before

If you have not used Trent before, please use our quick start guide or the full Trent Self Service User Guide. Please see the Trent Self Service system for important security information.

Who can access Trent

This service is only available to staff on the main University payroll, and so individuals paid by claims will be unable to access it. If you are a member of staff who does not have access to Trent, bookings and enquiries should be made as follows:

  • Members of the Temporary Staff Bank should contact the TSB
  • All other staff should contact People Development (01392 724515 or