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/20/388 Website & Intranet CMS Training PM (Cancelled)

This short course gives a general introduction on using Umbraco to update East Sussex County Council's external, public-facing website for residents and businesses: www.eastsussex.gov.uk 

It also covers some features on the staff intranet.

You will also have to do Writing for the Web Training.

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 July 2020 13:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/387 Writing for the Web (Cancelled)

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

 

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1 22 July 2020 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/441 Sharepoint 2013 (EVENT FULL)


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.

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1 23 July 2020 14:00 - 16:00 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: ESC/20/612 All Staff Records Management Training (EVENT FULL)

This short, focussed training session is intended to help staff develop a basic understanding of records management, as well as what resources, policies and support are in place at ESCC to help gain better control over your records. This will help staff in their everyday work, as well as aid compliance with legislation and service requirements.

This session will focus on records management at ESCC and will cover:

  • What records are and what format these might be found in.
  • An overview of the records lifecycle.
  • What records management is and its benefits.
  • The risks of not managing our records well.
  • Resources available at ESCC including the Records Management Policy, Records Retention & Disposal Schedule, and the Records Centre.

There will be opportunities to raise and discuss solutions to your records management issues and concerns throughout

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 July 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: ESC/20/617 Mitigating Unconscious Bias (Bespoke for Council Members)

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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 July 2020 14:00 - 17:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/608 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 28 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/604 Project Management (a remotely delivered course) (EVENT FULL)

This course will be delivered across 5 sessions, and will introduce delegates to the core skills they require to manage change and deliver projects. 

Please see additional notes for timetable of sessions

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 July 2020 10:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Map
2 29 July 2020 10:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Map
3 30 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: ESC/20/575 OneNote 2016

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 want to create an electronic Notebook to store and organise notes you create or collect from the web, or from other documents in your filing system.

You may wish to share your Notebook with others so you can collaborate on a project, or easily share information.

This course uses material from the OneNote classroom-based course.

Pre-requisites
This course assumes that delegates are familiar with: basic Windows operations, such as using a mouse and opening and saving files other Microsoft Office programs, in particular Word and Outlook
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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1 29 July 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/616 Conflict resolution (remote via MS Teams)

This session will be delivered remotely via Microsoft Teams. Once your place is confirmed please take note of the joining instructions under Additional Information (below).

At East Sussex Council, you work with the public, clients, suppliers and colleagues.

You give them the best services and information possible.

But sometimes, people do the wrong things and consequently there are occasional conflicts that need to be managed.

Many people don’t like handling conflict, because they don’t know how to do it.

We know that mismanaged conflict can be very costly.

Conflict situations need to be handled properly.

So, how can we best resolve conflicts; quickly, easy and without too much negative emotion?

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 August 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/603 Mental Health Awareness for Managers (a remotely delivered course) (EVENT FULL)

A workshop that 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 wellbeing for all staff including employees who are experiencing stress and distress

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 August 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map