In light of continuing Government advice regarding the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) and social distancing, the majority of our face to face courses remain cancelled. Alternatively, we are pleased to offer an increasing range of online and virtual courses. Please see individual courses for details.

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23 courses found

Code: ESC/20/229 Train the Trainer (Cancelled)

This Interactive course will help to raise confidence and competence. You will gain an insight into your own training style and learn tips and techniques to develop and deliver a high impact and engaging training experience. You will gain experience of delivering micro-training sessions and receive feedback to help you develop your skills and confidence.

Due to the highly interactive nature of the workshop, you will be required to bring a short (5-10 minute) training session or part of a training session that you have pre-prepared. This should be relevant to your role as you will apply the learning from the course to refine and develop this session.

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1 01 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/248 Appraisal and Supervision

The new supervision and appraisal model for ESCC (Maximising Performance) has an emphasis on managers and their staff having continuous, high quality, coaching conversations to support everyone to increase their performance.

It is essential that you complete the "Maximising Performance" elearning module & pre-course work prior to attending this workshop.

This workshop looks at the skills needed by managers to get the most from these discussions, including how to tackle poor performance and how to further motivate high performers.

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1 10 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/469 ESCC Managers Brief Bite: Managing Grievance and Discipline

This brief bite will provide line managers with information on the policies and procedures associated with Probation, Appointment Support, ongoing Performance and Development and how to tackle poor performance.

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1 23 September 2020 10:45 - 12:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/467 ESCC Managers Brief Bite: Probation and Maximising Performance

This brief bite will provide line managers with information and advice on handling grievances and dealing with conduct issues involving their staff. 

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1 23 September 2020 09:00 - 10:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/238 Introduction to Management (Cancelled)

Getting the job done through effective team management, new managers are often responsible for the first time for the management of other people. This new role therefore needs new skills and knowledge. This course is designed to give this basic understanding and some of the required skills so that new managers can thrive from the start.

 

There will be some pre-course work (which is attached) to:

  • acquire manager commitment
  • help delegates to prepare for the course
  • help delegates to explore areas for development
  • give structure to some exercises
  • start the development process

 

New ESCC managers should also attend the Induction for ESCC Managers course and the ESCC Managers HR Brief Bites.

 

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1 01 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 02 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/628 Introduction to Management (remotely delivered via MS Teams)

This learning will be delivered remotely via MS Teams.

It is scheduled to take place over 2 days, with 3 separate sessions on each day, allowing ample time for coffee/comfort breaks. See Additional Information below for more details.  

Getting the job done through effective team management, new managers are often responsible for the first time for the management of other people. This new role therefore needs new skills and knowledge. This course is designed to give this basic understanding and some of the required skills so that new managers can thrive from the start.

IMPORTANT: There are six sessions included in this event, and if attending you will need to participate in all six events which are spread over two days. 

There will be pre-course work which will be sent to confirmed delegates about a week before the event.

New ESCC managers should also attend the Induction for ESCC Managers course.

The ESCC Managers HR Brief Bites are currently under review and will be available shortly on the ESCC Learning Portal.

 

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1 01 October 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 02 October 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/338 Managing for Best Performance

This course is to enhance managers skills around raising the performance of staff who report to them. Managers are asked to come to the event having agreed their learning objectives with their line manager.

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1 07 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/318 Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

Develop new leadership techniques and immediately implement new strategies to propel organisational and departmental performance.
Using focussed thinking, participants will consider how our minds work and learn how to utilise the thinking, mindset and actions of highly successful
leaders.

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1 12 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/266 Leading Change Effectively - 2 day workshop

This 2 day workshop will help you understand how the brain processes and responds to change.  To be more aware of your own and other people’s typical reactions to externally driven change and to plan how you will lead and manage change; so as to maximise the likelihood of making this a positive and successful experience.

 

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1 15 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 09 November 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/335 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.

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1 10 November 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map