Please note, by joining this workshop you are agreeing to follow the UKRN code of conduct.
The UK Reproducibility Network, in partnership with the Medical Research Council, are offering free training to researchers who are keen to train their colleagues in using preprints. This follows a successful pilot training scheme we ran in spring 2021 (on data sharing).
This training will enable you to tailor and deliver a workshop which would teach your colleagues how and why to post preprints as a part of their everyday workflow. You will receive training in:
You don’t have to be an expert in Open Research or in delivering workshops – you just need a bit of practical experience of posting preprints yourself, and some enthusiasm. We’ll help you with tailoring the workshop to cover your approach, and provide training on how to deliver it.
The course will take place over one full day (it may end early), and will be held online.
09:00 – Introduction
09:30 – Introduction to the experts
09:35 – Collaborative discussion of workshop content (based on template)
10:30 – Break
10:45 – Running a workshop / Teaching skills
11:30 – Workshop planning
12:00 – Lunch Break
12:45 – Introduction to the Workshop Builder Tool
13:30 – Workshop building (part 1)
14:30 – Break
14:45 – Workshop building (part 2)
16:00 – Practicing your workshop
16:45 – Farewell
Attendance is free, but limited. If you have any questions, please email jackie.thompson (at) bristol.ac.uk and emma.wilson (at) ed.ac.uk
Note that this is part of a series of 4 separate training courses, one for each following topic: