Management and leadership training

EEF management training courses and leadership development programmes are suitable for first time managers, team leaders, supervisors and executives. All our courses are taught by highly knowledgeable professionals with years of industry experience. 

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ILM level 3 award in leadership and management

Duration
6 days
Members
£1055 +VAT
Non Members
£1245 +VAT

This six-day programme is designed to equip line managers with the necessary knowledge, skills and behaviours to be effective in their roles and make a full contribution to implementing their organisation's business plans. The course is accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and focuses on leadership and team skills, problem solving and motivation. The training is practical, participative, fun and linked back to the workplace to enable delegates to put their learning into practice.

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Dates & Locations

12, 19, 27 February 2019; 6, 14, 20 March 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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13, 19, 27 March 2019; 3, 10, 17 April 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3, 10, 17, 24 April 2019; 1, 8, May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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14, 21, 28 May 2019; 4, 11, 18 June 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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10, 17, 24, 31 October 2019; 7, 14 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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6, 13, 20, 27 November 2019; 4, 11 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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The new team leader

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

This course provides essential team leadership skills to those who are newly promoted to the role. This two-day programme develops and improves leadership skills to enhance effectiveness within the team and organisation, enabling new team leaders to step up to their new responsibilities.

Course details

Dates & Locations

27-28 November 2018 Belfry Hotel
Cambridge
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27-28 November 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3-4 December 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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12-13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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22-23 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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30-31 January 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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6-7 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 February 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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20-21 March 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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21-22 May 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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4-5 June 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 June 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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16-17 July 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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7-8 August 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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18-19 September 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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29-30 October 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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12-13 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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2-3 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4-5 December 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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CMI level 5 award in management and leadership

Duration
7 days
Members
£1595 +VAT
Non Members
£1875 +VAT

This seven-day accredited course is aimed at middle managers to improve their abilities to operate functionally and contribute to the strategic thinking and direction of their organisation. It will equip delegates with the core knowledge, skills and behaviours to work effectively as leaders and managers.

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Dates & Locations

22-23 January 2019; 21-22 February 2019; 13-14 March 2019; 30 April 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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14,28 February 2019; 14,28 March 2019; 11,25 April 2019; 9 May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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18-19 March 2019; 22-23 April 2019; 27-28 May 2019; 25 June 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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17-18 June 2019; 15-16 July 2019; 19-20 August 2019; 23 September 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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24-25 July 2019; 18-19 September 2019; 23-24 October 2019; 14 November 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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5-6 September 2019; 14-15 October 2019; 12-13 November 2019; 9 December 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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26 September 2019; 10,24 October 2019; 7,21 November 2019; 5,19 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Coaching skills for managers

Duration
1 day
Members
£255 +VAT
Non Members
£299 +VAT

This one-day highly practical course will prepare managers and leaders to use a range of styles to support and develop their people for higher performance and productivity. By developing effective coaching skills, delegates will develop an effective method of developing individuals and teams to raise confidence and competence in the workplace.

Course details

Dates & Locations

13 June 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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28 August 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Creating an effective business strategy - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This online course a practical understanding of why an effective business strategy is important for an organisation.

Course details

Dates & Locations

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Customer care - elearning

Duration
Approximately 2-3 hours
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This online course has been created to give businesses guidance on maximising their customer care skills.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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Cyber security awareness - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1-2 hours
Members
£25 +VAT
Non Members
£25 +VAT

This online training course has been developed to provide learners with the skills needed to protect their businesses against cyber security threats.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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Effective complaints handling - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1-2 hours
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course will help businesses deal with complaints, the arrangements for dealing with complaints and how to provide an appropriate response to the complaints.

Course details

Dates & Locations

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Essential HR management skills

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

Training is tailored to your needs and delivered at your location or ours by EEF’s highly experienced HR and employment law specialists, with a wealth of experience of legislation and best practice. This two-day course is designed to provide managers with the essential management skills they need to effectively manage their teams. It covers all of the key HR areas from effective recruitment and selection through to ending the employment relationship. Case studies and practical exercises help delegates to effectively apply knowledge learned.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Finance for non-financial managers

Duration
1 day
Members
£255 +VAT
Non Members
£299 +VAT

This introductory finance course demystifies the language of finance to enable managers to contribute more effectively to business success.

Course details

Dates & Locations

13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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30 January 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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12 March 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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10 April 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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15 May 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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15 May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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13 June 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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10 July 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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1 August 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9 October 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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18 November 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4 December 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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Handling difficult conversations

Duration
half a day
Members
£155 +VAT
Non Members
£175 +VAT

This half-day programme is for line managers, supervisors and HR professionals who have to conduct challenging conversations with staff, perhaps about their behaviour, results, or actions. It will also cover how to handle demanding and testing individuals. This course will equip managers with the necessary confidence, knowledge and skills to engage with people from a productive and focussed position.

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Dates & Locations

28 November 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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23 April 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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5 November 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Handling Disciplinary, Grievance and Underperformance Issues

Duration
1 day
Members
£295 +VAT
Non Members
£345 +VAT

This one-day course provides delegates with the skills and confidence to effectively deal with disciplinary, grievance and underperformance issues in line with current legal requirements and recognised best practice.

Course details

Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

How to delegate effectively - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course has been developed to provide learners with an increased understanding of the importance of effective delegation.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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How to develop a culture of openness and trust - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This online course provides an increased understanding of how adopting a culture of openness and trust can benefit businesses.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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How to manage coaching - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1-2 hours
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course has been developed to provide understanding of the key coaching principles and the different coaching models available.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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How to manage conflict - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course has been developed to provide the knowledge and skills required to deal with and manage conflict within a workplace.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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How to manage effective meetings - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course aims to provide learners with enhanced skills and knowledge regarding managing and running an effective meeting.

Course details

Dates & Locations

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How to manage performance reviews - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1-2 hours
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course provides an understanding of why performance reviews are important and how to manage them.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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ILM level 2 award in leadership and team skills

Duration
4 days
Members
£655 +VAT
Non Members
£771 +VAT

This highly practical team leader development programme is aimed at those who are new to the role, or who have some experience but little or no formal training. The four-day course covers core knowledge and skills to support team leaders, enabling them to step into their role, undertake key responsibilities, communicate effectively and motivate their team and individuals to maximise performance.

Course details

Dates & Locations

5, 12, 19 December 2018; 9 January 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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22, 29 January 2019; 5, 12 February 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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5, 12, 19, 26 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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29 April 2019; 20 May 2019; 3, 24 June 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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14, 15, 29 May 2019; 5 June 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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3, 10, 17, 24 June 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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2, 9, 16, 23 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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3, 10, 17, 24 September 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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2, 16 October 2019; 6, 26 November 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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ILM level 3 award in leadership and management

Duration
6 days
Members
£1055 +VAT
Non Members
£1245 +VAT

This six-day programme is designed to equip line managers with the necessary knowledge, skills and behaviours to be effective in their roles and make a full contribution to implementing their organisation's business plans. The course is accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and focuses on leadership and team skills, problem solving and motivation. The training is practical, participative, fun and linked back to the workplace to enable delegates to put their learning into practice.

Course details

Dates & Locations

12, 19, 27 February 2019; 6, 14, 20 March 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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13, 19, 27 March 2019; 3, 10, 17 April 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3, 10, 17, 24 April 2019; 1, 8, May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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14, 21, 28 May 2019; 4, 11, 18 June 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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10, 17, 24, 31 October 2019; 7, 14 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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6, 13, 20, 27 November 2019; 4, 11 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Managing attendance - elearning

Duration
Approximately 2 hours
Members
£30 +VAT
Non Members
£30 +VAT

This course ensures that learners improve their understanding of stress and pressure in the workplace.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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Managing people for results

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£585 +VAT

This two-day course is for managers who want to review and update their leadership skills.

Course details

Dates & Locations

22-23 May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Mental Health Awareness E learning

Duration
Approximately 1 hour
Members
£10 +VAT
Non Members
£10 +VAT

This online course looks at the different factors which can influence mental health and wellbeing and how mental health and wellbeing can be improved. It’s suitable for anyone who would like to understand more about mental health.

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Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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Mental Health Awareness Training

Duration
1/2 Day
Price arrangement
Please call 0845 293 9850 or request a quote

This half-day introductory course is accredited by Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and aims to help to remove the stigma surrounding mental health and promote an open and supportive environment for the workforce.

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Dates & Locations

This course is available in house only, please request a quote in order to book a date at a location that suits you. If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

Mental Health First Aid Champions Training

Duration
1 Day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This one day course qualifies delegates as a Mental Health First Aid Champion with MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) England. The course will give attendees the skills and confidence to spot when someone on their team is struggling, and to know how and when to offer support.

It’s suitable for anyone who wants to support employees’ mental health, especially those with management or supervisory responsibilities.

Course details

Dates & Locations

7 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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25 February 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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Mental Health First Aider Training

Duration
2 Days
Members
£350 +VAT +extra charge for residiential
Non Members
£390 +VAT +extra charge for residiential

This course qualifies delegates as a Mental Health First Aider with MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) England. It teaches people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis.

It’s suitable for anyone who wants to better support and understand their employees’ or colleagues’ mental health and for companies that want to demonstrate their commitment to equality between mental and physical health.

Course details

Dates & Locations

28-29 January 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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25-26 March 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Personal Resilience and Mindfulness Training

Duration
1 Day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This workshop will provide delegates with a knowledge and understanding of how their mind works, which enables them to have more control over their emotional state and the levels of stress they experience both at home and at work.

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Dates & Locations

21 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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28 March 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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Stress management

Duration
1 day
Members
£245 +VAT
Non Members
£295 +VAT

This one-day course for managers, HR professionals and health and safety professionals identifies causes and symptoms of workplace stress and remedial measures to combat them. This practical course is includes scenario-based problem solving and risk assessment to enable to promote a proactive approach to stress management. This will help reduce work absence, which is frequently caused by stress-related conditions. With work related stress now high on the Health and Safety Executive’s agenda, the benefits of a proactive approach to stress management rather than a reactive approach are being increasingly recognised.

Course details

Dates & Locations

4 December 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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22 January 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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9 April 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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29 April 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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14 May 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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24 June 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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10 September 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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30 September 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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19 November 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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Supporting Your Staff Through Mental Health E learning

Duration
Approximately 2 hours
Members
£25 +VAT
Non Members
£25 +VAT

This online course looks at the six main factors affecting mental health and wellbeing at work and how you can support your employees’ mental health.
It defines mental health, looks at the symptoms, the impact of it, legislation and how to devise an action plan to promote mental wellbeing in the workplace.

It’s suitable for managers, supervisors, HR professionals and anyone who wants to better support and understand their employees’ mental health.

Course details

Dates & Locations

Book your place to enroll for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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The new team leader

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

This course provides essential team leadership skills to those who are newly promoted to the role. This two-day programme develops and improves leadership skills to enhance effectiveness within the team and organisation, enabling new team leaders to step up to their new responsibilities.

Course details

Dates & Locations

27-28 November 2018 Belfry Hotel
Cambridge
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27-28 November 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3-4 December 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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12-13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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22-23 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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30-31 January 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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6-7 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 February 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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20-21 March 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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21-22 May 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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4-5 June 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 June 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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16-17 July 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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7-8 August 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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18-19 September 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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29-30 October 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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12-13 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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2-3 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4-5 December 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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