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University IT Service Catalogue


Training (Instructor-led)

Information For Users Of The Service Catalogue

The University IT Service Catalogue will be decommissioned in the Summer of 2021. This website is no longer being maintained.  

For the most up-to-date information regarding IT Services at the University of Cambridge, please visit:

UIS provide a wide range of instructor-led training, with an extensive portfolio of IT skills courses. This service is available to all members of the University and its affiliated institutions.



Features and Benefits

Features & Benefits 
  • non-certifcated training, e.g. programming and scripting, web design, Microsoft Office
  • certificated training, e.g. Cisco, Microsoft, VmWare
  • UIS-supported systems, e.g. CHRIS, Moodle, Falcon, Drupal
  • bespoke training to University Institutions and Colleges to support their individual requirements, e.g. system roll-outs
  • hosting IT training courses delivered by external providers
  • making third-party referrals to established IT training companies at a substantially negotiated discount

How Much Does It Cost?

How much does it cost? 

Most courses are free to current staff and students of the University and Colleges.

For other attendees, including Cambridge University Press (CUP), the service may be chargeable.  

Certain courses that lead to qualifications incur a charge for all attendees.

How Do I Get This Service?

How do I get this service? 

To see a list of courses, please visit the IT training page.

To contact UIS with any queries:

Email: or 

Tel: 01223 332999



How Quickly Can I Get This Service?

How quickly can I get this service? 

Queries are normally responded to within one working day.

Support Details & Contact Information

Support Details & Contact Information 

Pleas contact UIS by email or phone:

Email: or

Tel: 01223 332999


Available Service Hours

When is this service available? 

Training courses run Monday to Friday, varying from half days to 5 days, typically within normal working hours. Please see individual courses for details.

Supported Service Hours

Supported Service Hours 

Typically within normal working hours*. Please see individual courses for details.

*The service is supported:

Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 5pm

(excluding UK Bank Holidays and University closures)

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