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Managing Sickness and Absence

CPD Approved

Employee absence can be costly in terms of both lost time and money. It impacts businesses, managers, and colleagues in ways that range from them having to take on extra work or undertake additional training, to experiencing additional stress and a drop in morale.

Course Description

This course will help you to understand the different types of absence and Identify ways of measuring absence. It covers why you should complete return-to-work forms and how to conduct effective return-to-work meetings. The course finishes off by explaining the formal processes involved in managing absence and how to apply appropriate policies.

Target Audience

This Online Managing Sickness and Absence E-Learning course is aimed at employees in management or leadership positions that need to be confident in their knowledge of managing sickness and absences from fellow employees.

Advantages

This Managing Sickness and Absence course allows leaders and managers to feel confident that they are managing work absence and employee sickness correctly and within the context of employment law.

CPD approval means that this course can be used in the future by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

Online training is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Managing Sickness & Absence 1 The Costs & Impact of Employee Absence 70
Managing Sickness & Absence 2 Measuring & Managing Employee Absence 70
Managing Sickness & Absence 3 Legislation, Processes, & Pay 70

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration:

90 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

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