Due to the current situation, we are running our training sessions online through Microsoft Teams. Once signed up via the form below, we will send you a joining link nearer the time.


This training is for all those who manage and administer immigration and right to work procedures in departments and colleges, rather than visa holders.  We also provide a visa holder briefing session for Skilled Worker and Tier 5 visa holders.

It is mandatory for all staff whose job description includes checking right to work documentation to attend a 'Right to Work training session'*. If they have not already done so, before they carry out any right to work checks.

Training sessions are offered for administrators within the collegiate University only.

The following sessions are currently available:

  • Tier 5 - Home Office requirements for visiting researchers sponsored under Tier 5
  • Right to Work (departments)* - Right to Work requirements for all staff employed in University departments
  • Right to Work (colleges)* - Right to Work requirements for all staff, tailored specifically for colleges
  • Visitors - Home Office requirements for those coming under Business, Academic and PPE Visitor visas
  • Global Talent - Home Office requirements for academics and researchers endorsed under the Global Talent route
  • Skilled Worker - Home Office requirements for employees sponsored under Skilled Worker                                                                                             
Below is a table with the upcoming training sessions 
Date Time Category  Location  Availability 
Thursday 25 August  11:00-12:00 Visitors Online Teams Open
Wednesday 31 August 10:00-12:00 Right to work (Departments) Online Teams  Open
Wednesday 07 September  10:00-12:00 Right to work (Colleges) Online Teams Open
Thursday 08 September 10:00-12:00 Skilled Worker Online Teams Open
Wednesday 14 September  14:00-15:30 Tier 5  Online Teams Open
Thursday 15 September 11:00-12:00 Global Talent Online Teams Open
Thursday 22 September 14:00-15:00 Visitors Online Teams Open
Thursday 29 Sept 14:00-16:00 Right to work (Departments) Online Teams Open
Thursday 06 October 14:00-16:00 Right to work (Colleges) Online Teams Open
Wednesday 12 October 14:00-16:00 Skilled Worker Online Teams Open


To book a place on our training programme, please complete our online SIT training booking form. If you have any difficulties with the form, need to change your booking, or cannot attend a session you have booked please email