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All Acas events in the South East region

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28 March 2017
10:00 - 12:00
Acas Open Day

Acas are hosting an event specifically designed for employers to introduce ourselves to businesses, both private companies and public organisations whatever your size, based in South East England.


To reserve your FREE place please contact Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email events@acas.org.uk



Worthing
28 March 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.




Milton Keynes
28 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.

This event is nearly full

Southampton
29 March 2017
10:00 - 15:00 Nearly Full
Employment and Case 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.

This event is nearly full

Portsmouth
31 March 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.

This event is nearly full

Ashford
31 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.



Reading
4 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly 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 event is nearly full

Crawley
4 April 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Reading
5 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Managers

This course will help managers avoid legal difficulties and at the same time touch on best practice and management techniques.  This includes covering the fundamentals of management, from leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.

Portsmouth
7 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Supervisors

Gain a comprehensive overview of essential supervisory ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies.

Canterbury
7 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Essential Skills for Supervisors

Gain a comprehensive overview of essential supervisory ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies. This event is nearly full

Woking
11 April 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.



Ebbsfleet
12 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Supervisors

Gain a comprehensive overview of essential supervisory ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies.

Brighton
19 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Managers

This course will help managers avoid legal difficulties and at the same time touch on best practice and management techniques.  This includes covering the fundamentals of management, from leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.

Maidstone
19 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Managers

This course will help managers avoid legal difficulties and at the same time touch on best practice and management techniques.  This includes covering the fundamentals of management, from leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.

Basingstoke
25 April 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.



Southampton
25 April 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.



Milton Keynes
26 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Supervisors

Gain a comprehensive overview of essential supervisory ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies.

Chichester
26 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Supervisors

Gain a comprehensive overview of essential supervisory ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies.

Oxford
28 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Essential Skills for Managers

This course will help managers avoid legal difficulties and at the same time touch on best practice and management techniques.  This includes covering the fundamentals of management, from leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager.

Eastbourne
28 April 2017
10:00 - 16:00 Nearly Full
Essential Skills for Managers

This course will help managers avoid legal difficulties and at the same time touch on best practice and management techniques.  This includes covering the fundamentals of management, from leadership styles to the qualities essential to becoming a leader and manager. This event is nearly full

Aylesbury
5 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will help develop your knowledge and skills when managing or conducting employee discipline and or grievance procedures.



Portsmouth
5 May 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.



Milton Keynes
9 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will help develop your knowledge and skills when managing or conducting employee discipline and or grievance procedures.




Worthing
9 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Investigations

How to conduct and manage a fair internal investigation, from gathering and assessing evidence through to presenting findings.

Oxford
12 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will help develop your knowledge and skills when managing or conducting employee discipline and or grievance procedures.



Dartford
12 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Equality, Diversity and Discrimination: the essentials

This half day training session covers the essentials of Equality and Diversity that all organisations, employee representatives and HR professionals need to be aware of.

We’ll be covering the different types of discrimination – including the nine protected characteristics - and sharing good practice that you can adopt and promote within your organisation.

The session will include the most recent changes brought about by the Equality Act.



Reading
16 May 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.



Maidstone
16 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Investigations

How to conduct and manage a fair internal investigation, from gathering and assessing evidence through to presenting findings.

Woking
17 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Investigations

How to conduct and manage a fair internal investigation, from gathering and assessing evidence through to presenting findings.

Redhill
17 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will help develop your knowledge and skills when managing or conducting employee discipline and or grievance procedures.



High Wycombe
18 May 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.



Southampton
19 May 2017
10:00 - 13:00
Equality, Diversity and Discrimination: the essentials

This half day training session covers the essentials of Equality and Diversity that all organisations, employee representatives and HR professionals need to be aware of.

We’ll be covering the different types of discrimination – including the nine protected characteristics - and sharing good practice that you can adopt and promote within your organisation.

The session will include the most recent changes brought about by the Equality Act.



Crawley
23 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.



Farnborough
24 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Conducting Investigations

How to conduct and manage a fair internal investigation, from gathering and assessing evidence through to presenting findings.

Ashford
24 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Managing Discipline and Grievance

This course will help develop your knowledge and skills when managing or conducting employee discipline and or grievance procedures.



Slough
31 May 2017
10:00 - 12:00
Acas Open Day

Acas are hosting an event specifically designed for employers to introduce ourselves to businesses, both private companies and public organisations whatever your size, based in South East England.

To reserve your free place please contact Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email events@acas.org.uk



High Wycombe
2 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.



Brighton
6 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing the Unmanageable - Extremely Challenging People

In the workplace, wherever there are people there can be challenging behaviours. Some are so extreme that hoping they would just change is not an effective strategy.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to manage these effectively.



Woking
6 June 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Canterbury
7 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing the Unmanageable - Extremely Challenging People

In the workplace, wherever there are people there can be challenging behaviours. Some are so extreme that hoping they would just change is not an effective strategy.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to manage these effectively.



Crawley
7 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing the Unmanageable - Extremely Challenging People

In the workplace, wherever there are people there can be challenging behaviours. Some are so extreme that hoping they would just change is not an effective strategy.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to manage these effectively.



Milton Keynes
8 June 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Eastbourne
14 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing the Unmanageable - Extremely Challenging People

In the workplace, wherever there are people there can be challenging behaviours. Some are so extreme that hoping they would just change is not an effective strategy.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to manage these effectively.



Ebbsfleet
14 June 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Reading
16 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.



Oxford
20 June 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Aylesbury
21 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.



Southampton
23 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.



Basingstoke
27 June 2017
10:00 - 15:00
Employment and Case 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.



Chichester
28 June 2017
09:30 - 16:00
Managing the Unmanageable - Extremely Challenging People

In the workplace, wherever there are people there can be challenging behaviours. Some are so extreme that hoping they would just change is not an effective strategy.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to manage these effectively.



Portsmouth
30 June 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Can't Do or Won't Do - Performance or Capability

What happens when you have a member of staff who may not be able to do the job, or won't do the job?

This event focuses on poor performance and absenteeism and takes you through ways of approaching these difficult issues.



Maidstone
7 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - A Practical Guide to Business Transfers

This course provides a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and draws upon current employment law and related guidance on business transfers.

Ashford
7 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Emotional Intelligence at work

Emotional intelligence is applicable to every human interaction in business.

A business in which the staff are emotionally intelligent is one which enables them to work together to maximum effectiveness.

This course will explore how emotional intelligence is defined, how to measure your own levels of emotional intelligence, recognise the benefits within the workplace and assist you in developing strategies to increase your emotional intelligence.



Southampton
10 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
CIWM Certificate in Internal Workplace Mediation

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

Brighton
11 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.



Dartford
11 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - A Practical Guide to Business Transfers

This course provides a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and draws upon current employment law and related guidance on business transfers.

Reading
12 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
How to Manage Absence

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

Worthing
18 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - A Practical Guide to Business Transfers

This course provides a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and draws upon current employment law and related guidance on business transfers.

Southampton
19 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
How to Manage Absence

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

Maidstone
19 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.



Woking
20 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
How to Manage Absence

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

Oxford
25 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
How to Manage Absence

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

Slough
26 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.



Farnborough
28 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.



Redhill
28 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Mediation Skills

Getting drawn into relationship difficulties and conflict situations between staff can be time consuming and off putting.

This practical course provides you with the skills and information to manage workplace conflict more effectively.



High Wycombe
31 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
How to Manage Absence

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

Portsmouth
31 July 2017
10:00 - 16:00
TUPE - A Practical Guide to Business Transfers

This course provides a valuable and practical overview of the TUPE process and draws upon current employment law and related guidance on business transfers.

Milton Keynes