In light of continuing Government advice regarding the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) and social distancing, the majority of our face to face courses remain cancelled. Alternatively, we are pleased to offer an increasing range of online and virtual courses. Please see individual courses for details.

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Code: ESC/20/634 Building Personal Resilience - a 90 minute virtual course for all staff (EVENT FULL)

This Building Personal Resilience training programme is particularly helpful for all those who haven’t needed to work from home before, and offers a refresher for those who are often home working.

The training is designed to help individuals understand and recognise their own stress and equip them to proactively build resilience by providing practical tools for dealing with stress.

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1 02 October 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/529 EHM - Search and View (EVENT FULL)


This course is for ISEND Assessment and Planning staff ONLY.

This course must be completed before attending the full day EHM Assessment and Planning training

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1 02 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/649 Excel 365 Foundation (Cancelled)

Entering, managing and presenting data in Excel 2016

Consisting of three 1.5 hour sessions.

Is this course for you?

You are new to Excel, or want to find out more about basic techniques such as data entry, Formatting, entering simple formulas and printing.

The course assumes that delegates are familiar with:

using a mouse

basic operations such as opening and saving files, and inserting and editing text

joining a Microsoft Teams meeting 

There are exercises included in this training, for which you will need either a second VDU screen, or to print the exercise sheets before the start of the course 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 October 2020 10:00 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/490 EYES - EPS

ISEND - EPS ONLY to attend

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1 02 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/506 EYES - EYS

EYES - EYS staff ONLY to attend

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/238 Introduction to Management (Cancelled)

Getting the job done through effective team management, new managers are often responsible for the first time for the management of other people. This new role therefore needs new skills and knowledge. This course is designed to give this basic understanding and some of the required skills so that new managers can thrive from the start.

 

There will be some pre-course work (which is attached) to:

  • acquire manager commitment
  • help delegates to prepare for the course
  • help delegates to explore areas for development
  • give structure to some exercises
  • start the development process

 

New ESCC managers should also attend the Induction for ESCC Managers course and the ESCC Managers HR Brief Bites.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 02 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/628 Introduction to Management (remotely delivered via MS Teams)

This learning will be delivered remotely via MS Teams.

It is scheduled to take place over 2 days, with 3 separate sessions on each day, allowing ample time for coffee/comfort breaks. See Additional Information below for more details.  

Getting the job done through effective team management, new managers are often responsible for the first time for the management of other people. This new role therefore needs new skills and knowledge. This course is designed to give this basic understanding and some of the required skills so that new managers can thrive from the start.

IMPORTANT: There are six sessions included in this event, and if attending you will need to participate in all six events which are spread over two days. 

There will be pre-course work which will be sent to confirmed delegates about a week before the event.

New ESCC managers should also attend the Induction for ESCC Managers course.

The ESCC Managers HR Brief Bites are currently under review and will be available shortly on the ESCC Learning Portal.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 October 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 02 October 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/613 Records Management Master Class

This training course gives staff in-depth knowledge and understanding of the key concepts in records management, how managing records aids compliance with legislation and business functions while enabling more efficient working, and the practical approaches for gaining control over records.

The Master Class is split into four sessions across four weeks, and covers:

  • Definitions and concepts, and what they mean in practice.
  • Records management and the law.
  • Retention schedules and how to dispose of records.
  • Key tools and methods for organising your records effectively.

These relate to managing records in all formats, including paper and digital.

Each Master Class session will be delivered remotely, via MS Teams. A short activity task will be set at the end of each session, for participants to complete and submit before the next one.

Throughout the course there are opportunities to raise records management issues and concerns you may have about the records your team handles. The trainer and colleagues in other teams and departments are on hand to find solutions and discuss best practice tools and how to implement them effectively.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 25 September 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 02 October 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
3 09 October 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
4 16 October 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: ESC/20/656 Website & Intranet CMS Training conducted remotely via MS Teams

This short course gives a general introduction on using Umbraco to update East Sussex County Council's external, public-facing website for residents and businesses: www.eastsussex.gov.uk 

It also covers some features on the staff intranet.

Please note - this is a remote learning session which will be completed using Microsoft Teams.

We recommend that you check
• firstly that you have Microsoft Teams available on the device you intend to use
• that both the video and audio settings are available on that device
• that you complete the session in a place with as little likelihood of interruption as possible, and with minimal background noise

 

You will also have to complete the Writing for the Web Training

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 October 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map