Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training.
This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.

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Code: ESC/20/606 Compassionate leadership group coaching (EVENT FULL)

This course is open to any member of staff who has supervisory responsibility, or member of staff who is interested in developing their compassionate leadership skills.

Find out how you can adapt your leadership style to help those around you flourish during times of uncertainty. As some staff start to return to the office and others continue to work from home we are all going through another phase of adjustment. If you have supervisory responsibilities, or you work with staff across the organisation, you can support people’s wellbeing by developing your compassionate leadership skills.

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1 14 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/334 Mental Health Awareness for Managers (formerly Managing Mental Health Training) (Cancelled)

This Workshop will enable delegates to positively support and manage staff who are experiencing mental ill health. The focus of the course will be on practical ways to manage and support positive mental well-being for all staff including employees who are experiencing stress and distress.

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1 14 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/583 Mitigating Unconscious Bias (EVENT FULL)

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in “full details” regarding joining the session.

Who Will Benefit?


This course will be of interest to anyone concerned about the consequences of biases within their homes, workplace and society.

 

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1 14 July 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/580 Coaching for Managers - a remotely delivered course

This focussed programme aims to develop manager’s knowledge, skills and confidence to enable them to fully integrate a coaching approach into the daily management of staff and projects in order to operate effectively, promote a culture of empowerment and engagement and to support creativity in a challenging business environment.

A coaching approach is increasingly well evidenced across the business community and public sector as an appropriate and successful leadership style, creating a ‘win-win’ effect, where staff are motivated and engaged, and work can be successfully devolved, freeing up valuable management time and resources.

This is a remotely delivered course. Please be sure to check the joining instructions under Additional Information (below)

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 16 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
3 23 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/574 Excel 365 Level 3 Power Query and the Data Model

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in "full details" regarding joining the session.

Is this course for you?


You are familiar with creating simple Pivot Tables from Excel data.

You want to find ways of quickly cleaning up and merging data for use in a Pivot Table, or you have data in several different tables which you want to analyse in one Pivot Table.

This course includes topics from the Excel Advanced course

Pre-requisites
The course assumes that delegates are familiar with: creating Pivot Tables in Excel.


To take part in this course, delegates will need an internet-connected device with camera and microphone, and an internet connection which can stream video in reasonable quality.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/436 Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (Cancelled)

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in the Workplace is a two day accredited training course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help their ESCC colleagues who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

You’ll learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone whilst keeping yourself safe.

What managers are agreeing to when approving their staff member’s attendance on this course:

  • To releasing your staff member for the two day training course and any post support sessions (approx. 2 sessions lasting a maximum of 3 hours each).
  • To releasing your staff member for related meetings (approximately 1 or 2 per year).
  • Allowing time to support colleagues when needed (often at short notice).


What you are committing to:

  • Undertaking the accredited training and any additional training (where required) to acquire and maintain your MHFA certificate.
  • Becoming part of the pool of accredited MHFAers and providing mental health first aid within your workplace as needed, at your level of competence and training.
  • Being able to be called away from your normal duties at short notice if required.
  • Acting as a Mental Health Champion and partaking in ad-hoc wellbeing events (when required and dependent on needs of the service).
  • Partaking in post training support as required/directed.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 July 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 16 July 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/576 Excel Level 4 Introduction to Macros - a 3 part course (Cancelled)

Please note - this is a 3 part "remote" course, and if applying, you should note the additional information in “full details” regarding joining each of the sessions.

Is this course for you?


You are familiar with entering formulas and analysing data in Excel, and want to write code to automate Excel tasks, such as formatting a report and perform operations which can't be done using conventional Excel commands.

Pre-requisites

The course assumes that delegates are familiar with: carrying out basic operations such as data entry and copy and paste entering formulas in Excel, and using functions including VLOOKUP and IF performing data analysis such as sorting and filtering

To take part in this course, delegates will need an internet-connected device with camera and microphone, and an internet connection which can stream video in reasonable quality.

NB This course will be delivered in 3 separate sessions, giving you time to practice what you have seen on each course.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 July 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 24 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
3 30 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/588 Writing for the Web - conducted remotely using Microsoft Teams (EVENT FULL)

Writing for the Web training – standards and conventions for writing online.

Please note - this is a remote learning session which will be completed remotely using Microsoft Teams.

We recommend that you check

  • firstly that you have Microsoft Teams available on the device you intend to use
  • that both the video and audio settings are available on that device
  • that you complete the session in a place with as little likelihood of interruption as possible, and with minimal background noise
  • and that you are aware of the joining instructions in Additional Information (below)  

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1 21 July 2020 09:00 - 11:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/607 Compassionate leadership group coaching (EVENT FULL)

This course is open to any member of staff who has supervisory responsibility, or member of staff who is interested in developing their compassionate leadership skills.

Find out how you can adapt your leadership style to help those around you flourish during times of uncertainty. As some staff start to return to the office and others continue to work from home we are all going through another phase of adjustment. If you have supervisory responsibilities, or you work with staff across the organisation, you can support people’s wellbeing by developing your compassionate leadership skills.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 July 2020 14:00 - 15:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/584 Effective Minute Taking - remotely delivered via Microsoft Teams (EVENT FULL)

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in “full details” regarding joining the session.

This course is designed to give you guidelines and essential skills to help you writing clear and effective agendas and minutes for meetings.

More than that, this workshop will explore the ways in which you can become a more effective meetings administrator, and support your Chair more productively.

As with all Yellow Day courses, all the learning is intensely practical.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map