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All Acas events in the North West region

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6 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30 Nearly Full
Management training for new managers - digital event

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.



You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.



This event will be delivered over one full day, via Zoom.
This event is nearly full

Digital via Zoom
6 September 2022
09:30 - 12:30
Redundancy: getting it right - digital event

Making staff redundant is a difficult but sometimes necessary decision.

This digital event outlines the legal responsibilities faced by employers managing redundancies. It will also focus on good practice at this challenging time. 



Digital via Zoom
7 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Having difficult conversations

One of the most challenging parts of managing performance is initiating conversations around sensitive topics.

This full day event will give you practical and effective techniques to confidently conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.



Manchester
7 September 2022
09:30 - 12:30
Equality, diversity and inclusion: the essentials - digital event

This 3-hour digital event looks at the essential aspects of equality, diversity and inclusion that all organisations need to be aware of, including the legal position and best practice for promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.



Digital via Zoom
8 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30 Full
Management training for developing managers

This event will focus on the key skills needed to be an effective manager.

Exploring management styles and leadership techniques, we will address the importance of leading and motivating, as well as focusing on change management and having difficult conversations. We will also cover bullying, harassment, and performance issues.
This training event is fully booked, please check our programme for an alternative Acas event which meets your needs, or phone 0300 123 1150 to find out about future events.

Manchester
9 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Mental health in the workplace: skills for managers

According to the Mental Health Foundation, one in six employees experience mental ill health each year. Whilst the reasons behind mental ill health are not always work related, managers need to know how to address it.

This in-depth, full day event has been specifically designed for managers, providing them with the knowledge and practical skills to confidently and effectively manage mental health within their teams.



Manchester
15 September 2022
09:30 - 12:30 Nearly Full
The Acas framework for effective leadership - digital event

Good leadership is essential to successfully manage an efficient and productive workplace.

This in-depth digital event will introduce you to the new Acas framework for effective leadership and demonstrate how it can be applied in practice. 

The event will be delivered via Zoom, in two sessions, over two consecutive days. The duration of each session will be 3 hours.

The dates are:

  • Day 1 - 15th of September 2022, 09:30 - 12:30
  • Day 2 - 16th of September 2022, 09:30 - 12:30
This event is nearly full

Digital via Zoom
19 September 2022
09:30 - 12:30 Nearly Full
Management training for developing managers - digital event

This digital event will focus on the key skills needed to be an effective manager.

Exploring management styles and leadership techniques, we will address the importance of leading and motivating, as well as focusing on change management and having difficult conversations. We will also cover bullying, harassment, and performance issues.

The event will be delivered via Zoom, in two sessions, over two consecutive days. The duration of each session will be 3 hours.

The dates are:

  • Day 1 - 19th of September 2022, 09:30 - 12:30
  • Day 2 - 20th of September 2022, 09:30 - 12:30
This event is nearly full

Digital via Zoom
19 September 2022
13:30 - 15:30
Employment law update - digital event

The legal landscape and how it affects your workplace is constantly evolving. 

This 2 hour digital event will update you on the latest changes in legislation and highlight future developments - a key consideration for business planning. It includes information on new rules and regulations arising from the Coronavirus pandemic, including vaccinations and testing, and the implications for employers of leaving the European Union.



Digital via Zoom
20 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers - digital event

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.



You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.



This event will be delivered over one full day, via Zoom.


Digital via Zoom
20 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30 Full
CIWM - mediation training accredited - digital event

 This course provides training and accreditation for you to:

  • Become an internal mediator in your workplace

  • Gain accreditation if you are already workplace mediator 

  • Develop better conflict management and interpersonal skills for day to day relationship management 

The course consists of 5 units and will take place over 5 days. 

The training runs from 10:00 - 16:00 each day and the dates are:

  • Week One: 20th, 21st & 22nd September 2022
  • Week Two: 28th & 29th September 2022

This is a digital event.

This training event is fully booked, please check our programme for an alternative Acas event which meets your needs, or phone 0300 123 1150 to find out about future events.

Digital via Zoom
21 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.

You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.


Blackburn
21 September 2022
11:00 - 12:00
Acas Bitesize: Working Time Regulations and employer obligations

This one-hour session will provide valuable guidance on the Working Time Regulations and what they mean for you as an employer, your employees and workers. 

We will cover key aspects of employment law and essential considerations for employers, with a focus on the regulations concerning people working two or more jobs.


Digital via Zoom
22 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.

You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.


Southport
26 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Conducting investigations

This full day event looks at how to conduct and manage a fair internal investigation, from gathering and assessing evidence through to presenting findings.

Manchester
28 September 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers - digital event

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.



You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.



This event will be delivered over one full day, via Zoom.


Digital via Zoom
3 October 2022
09:30 - 12:30
Management training for developing managers - digital event

This digital event will focus on the key skills needed to be an effective manager.

Exploring management styles and leadership techniques, we will address the importance of leading and motivating, as well as focusing on change management and having difficult conversations. We will also cover bullying, harassment, and performance issues.

The event will be delivered via Zoom, in two sessions, over two consecutive days. The duration of each session will be 3 hours.

The dates are:

  • Day 1 - 3rd of October 2022, 09:30 - 12:30
  • Day 2 - 4th of October 2022, 09:30 - 12:30


Digital via Zoom
6 October 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for developing managers

This event will focus on the key skills needed to be an effective manager.



Exploring management styles and leadership techniques, we will address the importance of leading and motivating, as well as focusing on change management and having difficult conversations. We will also cover bullying, harassment, and performance issues.


Holiday Inn, Liverpool
19 October 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.



You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.


CHESTER
20 October 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Management training for new managers

It can be tough moving into management for the first time. This event will help prepare you for your new role.



You will learn about the role of a line manager, effective communication skills, managing absence and discipline and grievance issues, as well gaining an understanding of relevant employment law.


Macclesfield
9 November 2022
09:30 - 16:30
CIWM Certificate in internal workplace mediation

Accredited workplace mediator training (over 5 days). Equipping and accrediting people as mediators in their workplace.

This is a 5 day course, delivered across two weeks. The dates are:

Week One: 9th, 10th and 11th November 2022

Week Two: 17th and 18th November 2022.



Manchester