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Training and induction

How do you find the information you need? We facilitate a range of approaches for all staff and students working in North Cumbria. Contact us| to discuss your needs and book a session. 

Meeting your needs

  • All of our training can be tailored to individuals or Teams and may be delivered in the workplace, Libraries or Learning Spaces.
  • Shorter sessions of ten minutes or more may be delivered during ward or departmental meetings. 
  • We provide training on a range of online information resources- these are just a selection.
  • Or select from our Multimedia options if you prefer.
  • We facilitate reflective learning tools and techniques to share knowledge before, during and after all work we are all involved in.


  • Basic IT skills are necessary to participate in any of our training. Further information about staff IT training is available from North Cumbria IM&T Training (Intranet site)
  •  Further information about mandatory training is available from the North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust  Learning and Development . (Intranet site) .
  • If you work for Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust further information about other training is available from Training Opportunities (Intranet site)

If you work in South Cumbria area contact Library and Knowledge Services on Barrow 01229 404447, or Lancaster 01524 516021 or, visit the website.|