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Code: BH/19/0062 Armed Forces Awareness (1)

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served, and their families, are treated fairly. Brighton & Hove City Council is a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and has a commitment to provide training for staff on how to work effectively with people who are current or former armed forces service people.

This short session will provide you with the skills and knowledge to better understand military life and the needs of people who may have left the Armed Forces, how to engage with them and how your service might work with others in the best interest of serving personnel and veterans, family and carers.

The session is delivered by Forces Connect South East.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 09:30 - 10:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0063 Armed Forces Awareness (2)

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served, and their families, are treated fairly. Brighton & Hove City Council is a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and has a commitment to provide training for staff on how to work effectively with people who are current or former armed forces service people.

This short session will provide you with the skills and knowledge to better understand military life and the needs of people who may have left the Armed Forces, how to engage with them and how your service might work with others in the best interest of serving personnel and veterans, family and carers.

The session is delivered by Forces Connect South East.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/1769 Inspirational Leadership (EVENT FULL)

Storytelling is a powerful communication tool that is increasingly recognised by businesses as essential to employee engagement. This skill provides the ability to imagine perspectives, communicate values, share knowledge and create a vision. Storytelling and management are both performance arts with particular skills needed, including presence and confidence.

 
so that you can…

·         Speak with clarity and resonance

·         Tell your story in a coherent and engaging manner

·         Experience your new skill in a supportive environment and get helpful personal tips

 
You will explore…

·         Techniques for enunciation and projection

·         Mixing sound and movement

·         Narrative structure and effective delivery

·         Spontaneity and instinct

·         Practising your story with other participants.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/1413 People & Performance Management - 2 day course (EVENT FULL)

This course is specifically for Brighton & Hove City Council managers and staff who are moving into or aspiring to management roles in the near future at the council
 
This two day course will provide an opportunity for managers to discuss and debate the challenges they face in managing performance at Brighton & Hove City Council. Opportunities will be available to explore different approaches to managing performance and how to manage both effective performers and staff who are underperforming.

Part of the course will involve finding out about the HR policies and procedures you need to know and carry out to deliver your role effectively.


A central component of the course will be analysing our performance as managers by identifying our strengths and areas for development in our managerial roles.


This is a skills based course with plenty of opportunities to work in small groups, develop skills and receive peer feed-back.


The course will offer a variety of management tools to enable managers to develop their management practice.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map
2 15 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/18/0272 Risk Assessment

This course is designed to provide candidates with the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence to conduct risk assessments in line with legislation and council policy
 
The training will consist of practical and theoretical exercises, which will assist candidates to identify work related hazards, assess the level of risk and implement practical control measures

Examples of what makes a suitable and sufficient risk assessment will be discussed and good practice tips and guidance will be provided

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/1108 Safer People Handling - Basic Awareness

This one day course is designed to increase staff awareness of the possible injuries to themselves and to enable them to carry out transfer operations safely. The course includes informal discussions and practice in transfer techniques.
Numbers on the course are strictly limited to allow time for all participants to practice the various transfer techniques and use of the transfer aids.

Participants will receive an attendance certificate to show that they have received training under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0101 Work/Life Balance (EVENT FULL)

Managing our work/life balance is an ongoing challenge.  This course is aimed to provide you with an opportunity to develop strategies to help you to focus your energies and prioritise what matters most at home or work.  This course looks at how our brains and physical bodies respond to stressful events, & provides practical ideas to help you build in awareness & balance into your life.  The course is a mix of input, individual & group activities, signposted online resources & research.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 February 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G70 Map