Introduction to Chat GPT


The Introduction to ChatGPT masterclass provides a comprehensive overview of the ChatGPT technology to provide learners with a deep understanding of its capabilities and applications.

The masterclass delves into the fundamentals of chatbot technology and the practical applications of the ChatGPT language model. By the end of the course, learners will have a strong foundation in building and deploying queries using ChatGPT, enabling them to apply this knowledge in various professional settings.

Course Overview

This masterclass will cover:

  • An overview of natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning.
  • A deep dive into the architecture and functioning of ChatGPT.
  • How to fine-tune and customise ChatGPT prompts for specific tasks and industries.
  • Hands-on exercises and projects.

Course Aims

Skills gained:

  • Practical skills in natural language processing and AI.
  • How to effectively interact with and utilise ChatGPT for various tasks to improve productivity, efficiency, and customer engagement.
  • Leveraging ChatGPT for natural language understanding, content generation, and customer support.
  • An ability to implement AI-driven solutions in various industries.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.

Knowledge gained:

  • Ethical and societal implications of AI.
  • Foundational understanding of ChatGPT.
  • The capabilities and limitations of ChatGPT.
  • Ability to engage in responsible and thoughtful AI-driven conversations, while also fostering critical thinking about the role of AI in today's world.


The learner will leave the session with:

  • Knowledge and skills to effectively utilise AI-powered chatbots and language models.
  • The ability to enhance customer support, automate routine tasks, and engage with the audience more intelligently.
  • The knowledge to improve operational efficiency and cost savings.
  • An awareness of how to stay competitive by staying up to date with the latest technology trends, crucial for the long-term success of businesses in a digital landscape.


On completion of this masterclass, learners will receive a Certificate of Attendance.


*The Stoke-on-Trent Higher Skills Accelerator is fully funded by the UK Shared Prosperity fund in partnership with Stoke-on-Trent Council and offered free of charge to each participating organisation.

Delivery method
Distance learning

2 hours

Start date

25 March 2024 2pm-4pm

Digital, Technologies and Arts
Certificate of Attendance

Entry requirements

This masterclass is open to anyone who is 18 years old and over and meets the following criteria:

  • Employed for one hour or more of paid work per week (including those temporarily away from work because they are sick or on holiday).
  • Temporary and permanent employees who are on fixed-term contracts or agency temping.
  • Self-employed people.
  • People on government-supported training programmes, engaging in any form of work, work experience, or work-related training.
  • People on maternity or paternity leave.


This course is free to all learners who meet the criteria above.


Dr Ali Sadegh Zadeh


Ali specialises in the field of machine learning, data mining, and computational neuroscience. His main expertise is applying machine learning techniques in the field of neuroscience to early detection of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's.

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