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Business Skills Training


More and more people are finding it difficult to get ahead in work, to stand out from the crowd at job interviews, or to keep their skills and knowledge up-to-date to ensure they are able to offer the highest levels of service or comply with the latest regulations.

Similarly, successful organisations all agree that investment in staff training is not only crucial in staying productive and profitable, but has a significant impact on staff satisfaction, devleopment and empowerment, and ultimately creates higher productivity and staff retention.

Our range of Business Skills courses are designed to be as convenient as possible, so whether you're an employer trying to avoid costly classroom based training, or an individual trying to fit training into your busy day, you can be sure our courses contain the very latest knowledge and represent fantastic value for money.

Data Protection training
Fully accreditted online courses
Duration: 70 minutes
Approval body: CPD

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If you or your organisation handles personal information about individuals you have legal obligations to protect that information.
The benefits of good data safety are numerous and include, good business practice, the protection of people’s rights and the protection of your organisations reputation.
In recent years some companies and individuals have experienced serious legal consequences for data protection breaches and this highlights why it is so important to get it right.
Training should be a vital part of any company’s data protection policy.

Equality training
Fully accreditted online courses
Duration: 70 minutes
Approval body: CPD

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We’ve all heard and used the words ‘equality’ and ‘diversity’ before but what do they actually mean and how do they affect you as an employer or employee?
When it comes to places of work there is legislation in place to ensure that we all meet our responsibilities in relation to equality and diversity... And one way to make sure we meet these responsibilities is through training.

Managing conflict
Fully accreditted online courses
Duration: 45 minutes
Approval body: CPD

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‘Unmanaged conflict is the largest reducible cost in organisations today, and the least recognised’
Our society, and therefore our workplaces, are full of individuals with very different backgrounds, beliefs, values and attitudes. With such diversity conflict, at some point, is inevitable.
Conflict in workplaces is not only inevitable, it can actually be valuable. That is if it is handled correctly and focused on the right areas.
This course will consider what conflict is as well as its impact and role in the workplace. We will consider some of the triggers for workplace conflict and how it develops before looking at a number of different ways of managing it.

Stress management
Fully accreditted online courses
Duration: 30 minutes
Approval body: CPD

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The Health and Safety Executive states that ‘work related stress develops because a person is unable to cope with the demands being placed on them’. This can come from any aspect of their life but it often comes from demands placed on them at work.
This course will cover an introduction to stress and why it’s a problem, some of the causes of stress and some ways to minimise the risk of stress.

Time management training
Fully accreditted online courses
Duration: 105 minutes
Approval body: CPD

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Good Time Management will improve and enhance the time spent in the workplace and can even go a long way to improving the quality of the work you produce.
For most people however this is easier said than done. We’ve all experienced that feeling of having more work to do than we can possibly complete in the time we have.
This can lead to increased stress... dissatisfaction... and demoralisation...
This course can help, by introducing you to some of the theories and techniques of time management that can really make a difference.