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How to manage homeworkers - digital event


Overview

One of the biggest changes resulting from the coronavirus pandemic has been the switch to working from home. For many businesses, managing people remotely is a new challenge.

This 3-hour digital event will give an essential overview of the law and good practice, providing you with the skills and knowledge needed to confidently manage employees working from home.

Business need

During these unprecedented times, more managers have found themselves managing their teams remotely, some for the first time. 

Homeworking provides many benefits for both employees and employers, however, there are often associated challenges.

This event will help you understand the relevant law and provide you with good practice guidance on managing employees remotely. We will discuss the benefits of homeworking and how to address the challenges it can present. We will also consider the impact on your employee’s mental health and wellbeing.  

Delivered via Zoom, you will have the opportunity to interact with our knowledgeable trainers and explore some of the challenges you may be facing.
 
All delegates will receive an electronic certificate of attendance for their participation in the training.

Suitable For

Delegates from all sectors of industry including: managers, supervisors, team leaders, HR professionals, business owners, Trade Union representatives, employee representatives and individuals who wish to enhance their CPD.

Programme

Our expert-led training sessions are designed to facilitate discussion and interaction. This event will cover:

  • Legal obligations and considerations
  • Benefits of homeworking
  • Addressing the challenges of homeworking
  • Top tips for managing employees remotely
  • Impact on employee mental health and wellbeing
  • Implementing a homeworking policy
  • Handling a flexible working request
Have a large group of staff to train? 
To save you time and money, we can deliver bespoke training for your workplace. To find out more contact our Customer Services Team on 0300 123 1150 or complete our online enquiry form. 

e-learning 
We also offer free e-learning on a wide range of employment relations topics. It's a great way to develop, enhance and refresh your knowledge, providing you with the opportunity to work through theory, explore case studies and answer interactive questions. 

Need more than training?
We recognise that every organisation is different. Our specialists can diagnose issues in your workplace and tailor practical solutions to address the challenges faced by you and your staff. To arrange a call or to simply find out more, contact our Customer Services Team on 0300 123 1150 or complete our online enquiry form.


Venue Delivered digitally via Zoom   Map (opens in new window)   Date 17/09/2021    Time 10:00 - 13:00   
Price £110.00 per person    Please note our training events are VAT exempt
To book now

* Max of 4 delegates per organisation. Please call Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email events@acas.org.uk if numbers exceed this or for more details about the training session.