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24 February 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Full
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.
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.

London
27 February 2017
09:30 - 16:00 Full
Managing extreme persistent and difficult workplace behaviours (Part 1)

Difficult staff behaviour seems to be a growing problem in many organisations. Most people behave well most of the time, but problems can develop in the workplace with staff that show extreme, persistent and difficult behaviour. 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.

London
1 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Appraisals

In a difficult economic environment it is important that businesses get the most from their staff. This course will enable delegates to use best practice when preparing for and conducting appraisal meetings with staff, and understand where these meetings sit within the wider context of performance management systems.

London
2 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Full
Employing People - A Practical Introduction

This full day course covers the fundamentals of employing people including recruitment and interviewing, contracts of employment, pay and holidays, discipline and grievance at work, leave and sickness and absence procedures.
This full day version includes several practical exercises which reinforce learning. This course also uses case studies to provide a clear and contextualised insight into the main issues involved in employing people.
The course will be of particular benefit to those employing people for the first time, those new to HR, or those wishing to refresh their knowledge.
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.

London
7 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.

This event is nearly full

London
8 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


Richmond
8 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00 Nearly Full
Managing absence at work

Learn practical management techniques to help improve attendance, and discover what the law says you can and cannot do when managing workplace absence. This event is nearly full

London
9 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00 Nearly Full
Gender Pay Reporting

New legislation on Gender Pay reporting is due to be introduced in late 2016 with the first measures taking effect from April 2017.


It will be soon be compulsory for organisations with over 250 employees to measure and report on their Gender Pay gap.


The new legislation will apply to public and private businesses and voluntary sector organisations. NB: Whether wholly Welsh authorities are required to do so will be a matter for the Welsh Government and is yet to be determined.


Organisations employing more than 250 employees may need to review their current pay systems, other people policies and reporting processes to make sure they can best comply with the new legislation.


 

This event is nearly full

London
9 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Full
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.
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.

London
10 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00 Full
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.

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.

London
13 March 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Practical Skills in dealing with Extreme Persistent and Difficult Staff Behaviours (Part 2)

Psychotherapist Martin J Smith, lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, will share his expertise, equipping delegates to feel more confident about what to do with colleagues who they find tricky to work with. The Acas adviser will offer best practice workplace advice for these issues.


This workshop is a follow-up to the initial workshop on extreme persistent difficult behaviour. It seeks to give participants the opportunity to apply skills and ideas developed from the first session. Therefore it is a prerequisite that delegates have already attended the initial workshop.



London
13 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing Young Workers - how to recruit, retain and support younger people in workplaces

Join us as we look at issues affecting younger people in workplaces.

This course will explore the range of issues younger workers face when entering employment and provide you with information to manage the process effectively.

Delegates will gain the knowledge they need to understand the law around younger workers and the challenges they face in their new world of work.  We will look at the different ways you can employ younger people and the policies and procedures you can develop to help manage the transition of younger workers from education to employment.


London
14 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Full
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  
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.

London
15 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
16 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
20 March 2017
09:30 - 16:30 Full
CIWM Certificate in Internal Workplace Mediation

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

London
22 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.
This event is nearly full

London
23 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Full
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.
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.

London
23 March 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
28 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - Practical training on what's changed

This full day event will provide a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and includes the 2014 changes to the TUPE Regulations.


The day includes an overview of the TUPE process and covers a best practice approach for Employers when preparing for a TUPE transfer.  It also explains employee rights when the work they do or business they work for transfers to a new employer.


The session draws upon related Acas Guidance on the 2014 TUPE changes and the TUPE process.



This training course is not a substitute for those requiring in-depth legal consultation.




 



London
29 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
3 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
4 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
5 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Appraisals

In a difficult economic environment it is important that businesses get the most from their staff. This course will enable delegates to use best practice when preparing for and conducting appraisal meetings with staff, and understand where these meetings sit within the wider context of performance management systems.

London
7 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
10 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
11 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
12 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
13 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
18 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
All you need to know about Shared Parental Leave

2016 brings the biggest shake up in maternity and paternity rights in recent times. Learn about all the changes and what you need to do to manage the process fairly in your organisation.

London
19 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing absence at work

Learn practical management techniques to help improve attendance, and discover what the law says you can and cannot do when managing workplace absence.

London
20 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00 Nearly Full
Gender Pay Reporting

New legislation on Gender Pay reporting is due to be introduced in late 2016 with the first measures taking effect from April 2017.


It will be soon be compulsory for organisations with over 250 employees to measure and report on their Gender Pay gap.


The new legislation will apply to public and private businesses and voluntary sector organisations. NB: Whether wholly Welsh authorities are required to do so will be a matter for the Welsh Government and is yet to be determined.


Organisations employing more than 250 employees may need to review their current pay systems, other people policies and reporting processes to make sure they can best comply with the new legislation.


 

This event is nearly full

London
20 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.
This event is nearly full

London
24 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
25 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing Young Workers - how to recruit, retain and support younger people in workplaces

Join us as we look at issues affecting younger people in workplaces.

This course will explore the range of issues younger workers face when entering employment and provide you with information to manage the process effectively.

Delegates will gain the knowledge they need to understand the law around younger workers and the challenges they face in their new world of work.  We will look at the different ways you can employ younger people and the policies and procedures you can develop to help manage the transition of younger workers from education to employment.


London
26 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conflict at Work - a practical approach

A practical course to enhance the ability of those with responsibility for people to deal effectively with conflict situations within the workplace.

London
27 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
28 April 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
2 May 2017
09:30 - 16:30
CIWM Certificate in Internal Workplace Mediation

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

This is a 5 day course and is run across two weeks. The dates are: Tuesday 2nd & Wednesday 3rd May 2017 and then Monday 8th, Tuesday 9th & Wednesday 10th May 2017.



London
2 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
3 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
4 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
5 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
10 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
11 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
15 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
16 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
17 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
18 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00 Nearly Full
Gender Pay Reporting

New legislation on Gender Pay reporting is due to be introduced in late 2016 with the first measures taking effect from April 2017.


It will be soon be compulsory for organisations with over 250 employees to measure and report on their Gender Pay gap.


The new legislation will apply to public and private businesses and voluntary sector organisations. NB: Whether wholly Welsh authorities are required to do so will be a matter for the Welsh Government and is yet to be determined.


Organisations employing more than 250 employees may need to review their current pay systems, other people policies and reporting processes to make sure they can best comply with the new legislation.


 

This event is nearly full

London
19 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
22 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Working with Unconscious Bias

This course is an introduction to Unconscious Bias, the effects it can have in the work place and positive ways of working with it.

London
25 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
26 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
30 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
1 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing absence at work

Learn practical management techniques to help improve attendance, and discover what the law says you can and cannot do when managing workplace absence.

London
2 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
6 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing extreme persistent and difficult workplace behaviours (Part 1)

Difficult staff behaviour seems to be a growing problem in many organisations. Most people behave well most of the time, but problems can develop in the workplace with staff that show extreme, persistent and difficult behaviour.

London
7 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
8 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Appraisals

In a difficult economic environment it is important that businesses get the most from their staff. This course will enable delegates to use best practice when preparing for and conducting appraisal meetings with staff, and understand where these meetings sit within the wider context of performance management systems.

London
9 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
12 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
13 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
14 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
16 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
19 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
20 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
21 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
22 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Long Term Absence

Equip yourself with the knowledge and skills to effectively handle long term staff absences.

London
26 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
27 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
29 June 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Gender Pay Reporting

New legislation on Gender Pay reporting is due to be introduced in late 2016 with the first measures taking effect from April 2017.


It will be soon be compulsory for organisations with over 250 employees to measure and report on their Gender Pay gap.


The new legislation will apply to public and private businesses and voluntary sector organisations. NB: Whether wholly Welsh authorities are required to do so will be a matter for the Welsh Government and is yet to be determined.


Organisations employing more than 250 employees may need to review their current pay systems, other people policies and reporting processes to make sure they can best comply with the new legislation.


 



London
30 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
3 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
4 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing Young Workers - how to recruit, retain and support younger people in workplaces

Join us as we look at issues affecting younger people in workplaces.

This course will explore the range of issues younger workers face when entering employment and provide you with information to manage the process effectively.

Delegates will gain the knowledge they need to understand the law around younger workers and the challenges they face in their new world of work.  We will look at the different ways you can employ younger people and the policies and procedures you can develop to help manage the transition of younger workers from education to employment.


London
5 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Working with Unconscious Bias

This course is an introduction to Unconscious Bias, the effects it can have in the work place and positive ways of working with it.

London
7 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
10 July 2017
09:30 - 16:30
CIWM Certificate in Internal Workplace Mediation

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

London
10 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
12 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
13 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
14 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conflict at Work - a practical approach

A practical course to enhance the ability of those with responsibility for people to deal effectively with conflict situations within the workplace.

London
17 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Employing People - A Practical Introduction

This full day course covers the fundamentals of employing people including recruitment and interviewing, contracts of employment, pay and holidays, discipline and grievance at work, leave and sickness and absence procedures.
This full day version includes several practical exercises which reinforce learning. This course also uses case studies to provide a clear and contextualised insight into the main issues involved in employing people.
The course will be of particular benefit to those employing people for the first time, those new to HR, or those wishing to refresh their knowledge.


London
18 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
19 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.

The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.

This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
21 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
24 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
26 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing absence at work

Learn practical management techniques to help improve attendance, and discover what the law says you can and cannot do when managing workplace absence.

London
27 July 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
28 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
1 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Appraisals

In a difficult economic environment it is important that businesses get the most from their staff. This course will enable delegates to use best practice when preparing for and conducting appraisal meetings with staff, and understand where these meetings sit within the wider context of performance management systems.

London
2 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing extreme persistent and difficult workplace behaviours (Part 1)

Difficult staff behaviour seems to be a growing problem in many organisations. Most people behave well most of the time, but problems can develop in the workplace with staff that show extreme, persistent and difficult behaviour.

London
3 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
4 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
9 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
15 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
17 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
All you need to know about Shared Parental Leave

2016 brings the biggest shake up in maternity and paternity rights in recent times. Learn about all the changes and what you need to do to manage the process fairly in your organisation.

London
18 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing absence at work

Learn practical management techniques to help improve attendance, and discover what the law says you can and cannot do when managing workplace absence.

London
21 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
22 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
23 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

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

Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.


Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
24 August 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
25 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
29 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
1 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
4 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
5 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
8 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
11 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
13 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
18 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
19 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
21 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
25 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
26 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
27 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
28 September 2017
10:00 - 13:00
All you need to know about Shared Parental Leave

2016 brings the biggest shake up in maternity and paternity rights in recent times. Learn about all the changes and what you need to do to manage the process fairly in your organisation.

London
29 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conflict at Work - a practical approach

A practical course to enhance the ability of those with responsibility for people to deal effectively with conflict situations within the workplace.

London
2 October 2017
09:30 - 16:30
CIWM Certificate in Internal Workplace Mediation

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

London
2 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
3 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
5 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
6 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
9 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
11 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Managing Young Workers - how to recruit, retain and support younger people in workplaces

Join us as we look at issues affecting younger people in workplaces.

This course will explore the range of issues younger workers face when entering employment and provide you with information to manage the process effectively.

Delegates will gain the knowledge they need to understand the law around younger workers and the challenges they face in their new world of work.  We will look at the different ways you can employ younger people and the policies and procedures you can develop to help manage the transition of younger workers from education to employment.


London
12 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
13 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Working with Unconscious Bias

This course is an introduction to Unconscious Bias, the effects it can have in the work place and positive ways of working with it.

London
16 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
17 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
18 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
20 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
23 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
25 October 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - Practical training on what's changed

This full day event will provide a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and includes the 2014 changes to the TUPE Regulations.


The day includes an overview of the TUPE process and covers a best practice approach for Employers when preparing for a TUPE transfer.  It also explains employee rights when the work they do or business they work for transfers to a new employer.


The session draws upon related Acas Guidance on the 2014 TUPE changes and the TUPE process.



This training course is not a substitute for those requiring in-depth legal consultation.




 



London
30 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
31 October 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
1 November 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
3 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
6 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
9 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
10 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
15 November 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
17 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
20 November 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
24 November 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
27 November 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
30 November 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
1 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
4 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Ten Top Tips for Managers

Practical guidance on preventing Employment Tribunal complaints.



London
5 December 2017
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
6 December 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
7 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
8 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
12 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
13 December 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
14 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
15 December 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
18 December 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
19 December 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
5 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
8 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
9 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
10 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
11 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
12 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
18 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
19 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
22 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
24 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
26 January 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
31 January 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
1 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
2 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
5 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
6 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
8 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
9 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
13 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
16 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
19 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
20 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
21 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
23 February 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
28 February 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London
2 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
An Introduction to Mediation

This introductory course will help you consider the implications for introducing mediation in your organisation. Delegates will leave with a clear understanding of what workplace mediation is (and what it isn't), the principles of mediation and how it can benefit your organisation or team.

London
5 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Top Tips for Managers

The course draws on the wealth of experience Acas has on avoiding legal difficulties as a manager and at the same time touches on best practice motivational and managerial techniques. It covers the fundamentals of management from basic leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.



The course aims to provide a broad overview of the basic ‘do’s and don’ts’ for managers that will provide the basis for further training and study.  


London
7 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Toxic workplace cultures - how to avoid them

This session will look at what makes workplaces happy and successful as well as what can be done to avoid poor workplace cultures.

London
9 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will give delegates a detailed understanding of how to handle both discipline and grievance problems when they arise in your workplace.



London
13 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Mental Health Awareness for Employers

This training session will raise your understanding of the issues to be considered when supporting an employee suffering mental ill-health at work.

London
14 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Behaviours at work - understanding the unacceptable

Unacceptable behaviours, such as bullying and harassment or aggressive attitudes, can lead to increased levels of absence, staff turnover, and lower staff morale which can reduce productivity.


The effects of unacceptable behaviours are harmful to all concerned and potentially expensive for organisations with real reputation risks an issue.


This event provides delegates with valuable information about what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and bullying and harassment. We outline what the law says (in regards to the Equality Act) and the views of the Tribunals. We then look at the responsibilities you have as an employer and the implications for choosing not to address these issues.



London
16 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Having difficult conversations

This course provides you with practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations with staff.

London
19 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Stress in the Workplace

Practical guidance to recognise, manage and minimise stress in your workplace. This training explains the key components of the HSE stress management standards.

London
21 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Contracts of Employment - How to get it right

This course provides detailed guidance on how to create, agree, vary or terminate employment contracts.

London
23 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Human Resource Management for Beginners

This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people. The course maps the employment relationship from recruitment, to issuing contracts, managing holidays, dealing with absence, discipline and grievance matters through to ending the employment relationship.



A helpful tool kit of sample policies and letters is provided to delegates for use back in their workplace.


London
26 March 2018
10:00 - 16:00
Managing a fair investigation

How to conduct and manage each stage of a fair internal investigation, from gathering and evaluating evidence through to presenting findings.

This course guides you through the key aspects of each stage of a disciplinary or grievance investigation to ensure the right processes are being carried out at the right time.


London
28 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Setting up and running a staff forum or consultative group

Employee voice is about much more than giving employees a chance to have their say. It is about setting up channels for communication and arrangements for consultation that allows employees to be actively involved in decision-making.

An effective staff forum can drive innovation and improve business outcomes, provide an early warning system for emerging problems, and ultimately increase employee engagement with their work and their organisation.


London
30 March 2018
10:00 - 13:00
Employment Law Update

The legal landscape and how it affects your business, or workplace, is constantly evolving.
Our Employment Law Update brings you up to date on recent changes in legislation and also highlighting what’s planned to come into force in the future; a key consideration for business planning.

Our experienced trainers explain the changes in a practical and straightforward way which will help you understand the legal changes and, importantly, the impact for your organisation.



London