Team Building Skills for Higher Education Staff

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Atlantic Language Galway
Institution website:
Monday, 13 May, 2024 to Friday, 17 May, 2024
Registration fee:
€525 (5 day course + activities + full-day tour on Sunday)
Fee reductions/waivers:
Eligible for Erasmus+ funding; please see your Erasmus+ or International Coordinator in your institution for more information about grant application.
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Thursday, 9 May, 2024
Accommodation provided
Contact person details:
Please contact school director, Mr. John Daly, with any queries:

Team Building Skills for Higher Education Staff is designed to assist Higher Education Staff to develop the teamwork skills required to work more effectively and productively in their departments and projects. The course will examine topics such as team development, team roles, group dynamics, and conflict management and will also consider the role of teamwork within the culture of Higher Education. Participants will also have the opportunity to share ideas and collaborate with fellow Higher Education staff from around Europe.  


Who is it for? 

All staff in the Higher Education sector whose work requires project building, planning and collaboration with others. 

Course Content: 

  • Defining HE teams 

  • Peer to peer learning 

  • Analyse an example of these principles in practice  

  • Individuals vs groups 

  • Promoting collaborative problem-solving 

  • Creating exceptional teams 

Minimum English Level 

B1 on the CEFR 


To Register: Registration Form 


Delivery: in person at our Galway school. One to one Online courses also available on request. 


Social Programme: 

Full-day tour to destination on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way such as Connemara or the Cliffs of Moher. Afternoon activities including walking tour of Galway, language and culture workshops and social networking event.  


Accommodation Options: participants can book their own accommodation or apply for Atlantic accommodation – student apartments or host family. Accommodation prices available on request. 

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