What you can do as an individual technician?

Discuss Training needs with your manager and see how HEaTED can help meet your CPD needs

  • You can use the HEaTED CATTS framework and our Technical Staff Structured Development Framework (Training Matrix) to assess any potential areas for development.

Sign up free on the HEaTED website and join the online groups

  • Registration is completely free. Becoming a member will allow you to:
  • Access thousands of resources
  • Book onto our CPD activities
  • Sign up to eNewsletters
  • Contribute to online groups
  • Register with HEaTED today!

Go to a free Network event every year

Join a professional body

  • As a Science Council Employer Champion, we encourage all our staff to become members of professional body and work towards Professional registration with either a Science Council or Engineering Council registered body.

Go on a CPD activity every year

  • Check out the courses available via the HEaTED CPD website. There are also locally delivered courses available from our Learning and Development team at the University of Exeter bookable via Trent self-service.
  • The technical services training matrix can help you identify activities required for your grade, and also inform you of how you can upskill to get you professionally ready any promotion opportunities that become available.

Access online training modules via HEaTED resources group

Achieve Professional registration

  • Technical Services have teamed up with the Science Council and the Institute for Science and Technology (IST) to make professional registration process as easy as possible for our technical staff. As an incentive, we will pay the initial membership fee to your selected professional body.
  • We can also put you in touch with other technical staff who can help to mentor you through the application process – email Jonathan Cresswell.

Share your success stories through the HEaTED network

  • We would love to hear about your successes with HEaTED and Professional development. Post your stories on the HEaTED South West group and through the Technicians Network (Tech-Net).
  • It would also be great if you could write a case study that we could share with our technical staff through our Exeter webpages and newsletter. Send your articles to Jonathan Cresswell.