Search for Learning and Development Services and Pathways

Course Type
29 courses found

Code: ESC/19/460 IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors


All senior managers who have not already attended the IOSH Safety for Senior Executive’s training to attend the one day Safety for Executives and Directors course. This training to be extended to those Heads of Service who have not previously attended the IOSH Safety for Senior Executives or the one day corporate/ASC management principles course that is delivered in-house by the Health and Safety Team.


This course should enable executives to review policy and strategies and, where necessary, introduce changes to enhance the safety culture within their organisation.

 

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 February 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/31 Report and Letter Writing for Business

This course covers general report writing and letter writing skills. You will learn about the structure and layout of reports and letters as well as understand the development steps you will use to write a report or letter. The course also covers how to use the correct tone in report and letter writing as well as identifying common grammar, spelling and punctuation errors and finally takes a look at how to proofread your writing effectively.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/198 Coaching for Managers - 2 Day Workshop

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.
 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 27 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/76 Mental Health Awareness for Managers (formerly Managing Mental Health Training)

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/19/497 Sharepoint 2013


SharePoint is a half day of training for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the SharePoint platform.
This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses Sharepoint libraries to store team information and who has not used Sharepoint before. The course will also cover managing your own Onedrive site used for storing personal documentation.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 February 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Room 505 St.Mary's House Map

Code: ESC/20/200 Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (EVENT FULL)

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in the workplace is a two day 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.

The course covers how to support someone to access the resources they might need for recovery or successful management of symptoms. This could include self-help books or websites, accessing therapy services through their GP or place of work, online self-referral, support groups, and more.

It is essential that your line manager is made aware of the following at the time of, and before approving, your application

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).

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 02 March 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/20/60 Foster Care: Understanding of Challenging Behaviours and Practical Skills On How To Manage Them

Participants on this course will gain knowledge about challenging behaviours.Challenging behaviour used to be described as ‘problem behaviour’ or ‘difficult behaviour’ or ‘socially unacceptable behaviour’.

But in recent years, the term challenging behaviour reflects the fact that some of the behaviours are a challenge to
professionals, teachers, carers and parents.

This course offers you opportunity to consider different behaviours and strategies that can be used.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 March 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map

Code: ESC/20/60 Improving Financial Management - Budget Monitoring

Sound financial management is ever more crucial as we face the growing challenge of delivering services with reduced funding.

To help meet the challenges, we are offering 2 classroom based courses that will help you to understand the financial environment we work in and equip you with the knowledge and skills to make sound financial decisions.

We all have a responsibility to make the most of every pound and the decisions we make every day impact on value for money for our residents.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 March 2020 09:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/19/498 Sharepoint 2013


SharePoint is a half day of training for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the SharePoint platform.
This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses Sharepoint libraries to store team information and who has not used Sharepoint before. The course will also cover managing your own Onedrive site used for storing personal documentation.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 March 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Room 505 St.Mary's House Map

Code: ESC/19/260 The Menopause Demystified am session (EVENT FULL)

Are you curious about how the menopause can affect you?

Would you like to understand this part of your life, know how to manage it and be confident with your choices?

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 March 2020 09:30 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map