Showing posts from August, 2015

Training for Employee Representatives

We are please to announce that our "Employee Rep" Training workshops can be customised to most situations.

Our generic introductory workshop on the typical responsibilities and the skills needed to do be effective in role remains very popular and we have a pre-developed workshop available on the employee reps' role in redundancy situations.

We can also re-focus these workshops to cover any of the key duties in more detail, workshops could focus,for example, on:

The Employee Representative and Pay NegotiationThe Employee Representative and Disciplinary MeetingsThe Employee Representative and Grievance HearingsThe Employee Representative and Contract ChangesThe Employee Representative and Short Time WorkingThe Employee Representative and Lay-offsThe Employee Representative and RedundanciesThe Employee Representative - a general introduction to role
For a no-obligation discussion on Employee Rep training in the UK please contact Ian Hirst at Concrew Training

Level 1 Qualification Provider Seeks New Funding Stream

Concrew Training has been approached by an East Midlands based private provider who is looking to identify potential budget holders who could benefit from an established quality assured programme that will deliver guaranteed level 1 outputs throughout 2015/2016 with the minimum of burden to the funding provider.
We are told that:
The programme provides support, guidance and qualifications that assist learners in setting up their own businesses.
All the courses delivered appear on the 2015/2016 SFA funding register
Historically the programme was funded through local authority adult learning and skills budgets where more than 1000 accredited outputs were achieved by non-employed learners in 3 years. 
Drastic reductions in ALS budgets means the programme is no longer supported which leaves significant numbersof learners, interesting in self employment without initial support and guidance.
The programme has grown year on year. The provider has the potential and capacity to expand …