32 courses found

Code: ESC/20/257 Communication Skills (Cancelled)

Effective communication techniques are vital for anyone who needs to manage or influence other people to achieve desired results. During this course the participant will gain a greater understanding of communication, message management and will also learn how to enhance their natural communication skills.

 


In order to aid your learning, please complete the pre-course work and ensure you bring it with you on the day of the training session.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 04 June 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV768 Governor Training : School Visits for Governors (Cancelled)

One of the key responsibilities for governing boards is "Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of
the organisation and its pupils."  The course aims to provide governors with a clear understanding of why governing boards should have a school visit schedule linked to the school’s Improvement Plan and how to be effective during the visit and in reporting the outcomes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 04 June 2020 10:00 - 12:00 The Civic Centre

Code: GOV784 Governor Training : Schools Finance - An Introduction to Finance (Cancelled)

This course aims to provide new governors or governors new to school finance with an understanding of how schools are funded and the part the governing board plays in ensuring financial accountability.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 10 June 2020 10:00 - 12:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV786 Governor Training : Schools Finance - Developing Financial Management in Schools (Cancelled)

 **Governors should have attended an Introduction to Schools Finance prior to attending this course** 

The aim of this course is to build governors understanding of schools finance and to enable them to make a valuable contribution to the Finance/Resources Committee and Whole Governing Board.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 10 June 2020 13:00 - 15:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV760 Governor Training : Headteacher Performance Management (Cancelled)

Essential training to meet statutory requirements

Governing boards in maintained schools have a statutory duty under the Education (School Teachers’ Appraisal) (England) Regulations 2012 for headteacher appraisal.

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 11 June 2020 19:00 - 21:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GCL015-A-D Governor Training : Clerk's Accreditation - Cohort 15

The East Sussex Clerking Service protocol requires clerks to hold, or commit to, a relevant accreditation to confirm and demonstrate that his/her abilities match those required of an effective advisory clerk. The accreditation scheme aims to provide the framework for a clerk to demonstrate and evidence the necessary skills and knowledge required.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 09 January 2020 09:30 - 14:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)
2 16 March 2020 09:30 - 14:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)
3 15 June 2020 09:30 - 14:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)
4 21 September 2020 09:30 - 14:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV776 Safeguarding Children in Education: Refresher Safeguarding Governors Responsibilities (Cancelled)

East Sussex Children’s Service and the East Sussex Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) has set an expectation that the named safeguarding link governors attend, prior to or shortly after appointment, in-depth face to face training delivered by the East Sussex Governor and Clerking Services which will be updated every three years.

This session will provide safeguarding link governors with a refresher of the knowledge of how to work effectively with the school’s designated safeguarding lead (DSL) and ensure the governing body's responsibilities are being met.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 16 June 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Wellshurst Golf Club

Code: GOV781AB Governor Training : Induction for New Governors (Two-part course) (Cancelled)

Induction is essential for all new governors and for longer term governors wishing to refresh, to help understand their roles and responsibilities.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 June 2020 19:00 - 21:00 The Civic Centre
2 25 June 2020 19:00 - 21:00 The Civic Centre

Code: ESC/20/307 Legionella Awareness and the Management of Hot & Cold Water Systems (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

The course will cover:

  • Legionella – what is it?
  • Legislation
  • Policy
  • Scenarios
  • Monitoring and inspection requirements
  • Risk Assessment Survey
  • Training procedure
  • Water sampling
  • Questions

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 June 2020 09:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: ESC/20/369 Excel 365 Level 4; Advanced Data Handling and Analysis (Cancelled)

Do you handle large amounts of data in the course of your work?

Do you spend a lot of time cleaning up data and preparing it for analysis?

Do you need to combine data from different data sets?

This new course covers two major Excel 365 tools which should make your job easier– Power Query and Power Pivot.

The course is for you if you are familiar with the topics covered in the Excel Analysing Data course, in particular creating and manipulating Pivot Tables, and can create worksheet formulas and use Excel functions such as IF and VLOOKUP

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 19 June 2020 13:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)