The Government has ruled out extending the right for employees to make requests in relation to study or training to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) until at least April 2015.
Under legislation passed by the previous Labour More...08 July 2011 10:43
Legislation that allows employees in companies with more than 250 members of staff to make requests in relation to training has failed to deliver benefits in the vast majority of organisations.
Research by XpertHR has found that just 12% of compani More...06 July 2011 14:29
Funding for learning and development has continued to take a hit as employer budgets feel the squeeze, according to the Chartered Institute of Learning and Development's (CIPD) annual Learning and Talent Development survey.
According to the survey's More...01 April 2011 00:01
This free guide is part of Smart Buyer, a free service from Personnel Today E-LEARNING Contents Overview Reasons to imple More...02 March 2011 16:11
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Working with Training Bulletin, Amnis - the quality, innovation and productivity organisation - is helping to raise the skills of healthcare organisations by running a short series of training programmes for Training Bulletin subscribers.
In part More...12 November 2009 13:09
A new learning portal, launched today, offers small-medium sized companies free training expertise and discounted prices on thousands of courses from the UK’s top training providers.
Called MyTrainingExpert.com , the site is run by KnowledgePool, More...20 October 2009 13:37
WDR , a Horsham based leading provider of training and consultancy, held an open forum on Wednesday 14th October to discuss the most effective ways of delivering the right training in a downturn, and how to deliver efficiencies in training in a tough More...19 October 2009 14:08
A chief constable's son has embarrassed his father by displaying offensive placards at a police training event.
Jack McPherson, 17, held up banners including one that proclaimed: "All policewomen are dykes", at a riot training exercise.
He was More...19 October 2009 09:32
2009 has proved to be a trying year for most local companies, with employers being forced to cut all unnecessary commercial costs to maintain the day to day running of their businesses.
With staffing expenses usually the first to go, training exist More...16 October 2009 16:12
Scottish firms in the resilient food and drinks sector are increasingly turning to training in a bid to come out of the recession even stronger than before, new research suggests.
Indicia Training , one of Scotland’s leading business skills a More...07 October 2009 15:48
Cobent , a leading provider of compliance training and learning management systems to regulated organisations, has today announced a contract win to supply The Change Group International Plc with its compliant, web-based learning management system – More...25 September 2009 10:37
The Conservatives have attacked NVQs, saying they have "negative value on the labour market", indicating that the vocational qualifications could be scrapped or scaled back under a Tory government.
In a speech to the education consultancy CfBT Educa More...25 September 2009 10:00
Following a competitive pitch, North West training and development provider, Instep UK , has been appointed as the partner for General Business Skills delivery for RWE npower.
RWE npower, is an integrated energy business, supplying gas and ele More...10 September 2009 16:16