Training policies

Rory Stewart

Minister proposes military-style college for prison governors

Prisons minister Rory Stewart has called for military involvement in improving the leadership and management skills of prison governors, a...

A quarter of workers receive almost no workplace training, finds TUC

4 Nov 2017

Almost a quarter of workers are offered no training at their workplace other than a new starter induction, according to...

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Low take-up of right to make training requests

24 Oct 2017

Take-up of the right to make requests in relation to study or training has been low and has not facilitated...

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Tribunal watch: Intensive training requirement led to sex discrimination judgment

27 Apr 2015

An employment tribunal has held that a female police officer who was required to attend an intensive firearms training course...

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If an employer deducts the cost of traing from a departing employee's pay, can it fall foul of the national minimum wage regulations?

National minimum wage: deduction for repayment of training fees

11 Mar 2015

In DLA Piper’s latest case report, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) considered that national minimum wage legislation is not breached...

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Government rules out right to request training in SMEs

8 Jul 2011

The Government has ruled out extending the right for employees to make requests in relation to study or training to small and medium-sized...

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Right to request training ‘irrelevant’ to most HR professionals

6 Jul 2011

Legislation that allows employees in companies with more than 250 members of staff to make requests in relation to training...

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Employers continue to cut training spend

1 Apr 2011

Funding for learning and development has continued to take a hit as employer budgets feel the squeeze, according to the...

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Realising the benefits of e-learning

2 Mar 2011

This free guide is part of Smart Buyer, a free service from Personnel Today E-LEARNING Contents Overview Reasons to implement...

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E-learning is best when delivered as part of a personal learning environment

21 Oct 2010

 

E-LEARNING

Contents

Overview

Reasons to implement e-learning

Supplier selection

Training content

Mobile training

How to tell if training was...

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A four-step guide to planning your training, learning and development

12 Sep 2010

Planning your training, learning and development is a crucial decision that could have extensive benefits for your organisation. It is...

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Free Guides: Getting the most out of your Sales team

2 Sep 2010

Welcome to Personnel Today’s FREE guides on sales training, providing the latest top tips, case studies and expert guidance. Often...

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An introduction to the Training and E-learning Smart Buyer

22 Aug 2010

Free buyer’s guides from Personnel Today to help
you make the right buying decisions in HR

Smart Buyer provides the...

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Accelerating performance & service improvement

12 Nov 2009

Working with Training Bulletin, Amnis – the quality, innovation and productivity organisation – is helping to raise the skills of...

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New learning portal offers SMEs free training expertise and top courses at discount prices

20 Oct 2009

A new learning portal, launched today, offers small-medium sized companies free training expertise and discounted prices on thousands of courses...

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