Training Event

Training Event
Delivering Meaningful Work Placements

Delivering Meaningful Work Placements

@ Dalkeith Country Park Dalkeith Country Park The Restoration Yard Boudoir Suite Mid Lothian EH2 2LE

19th February, 2019 13:00-16:30 Training
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With over 5000 placements required each year for young people in our region, this training will give you valuable advice, guidance and a best practice toolkit.  It aims to provide you with support in the delivery of meaningful work placements for young people that offer the best value to your business.

Who should attend:
This workshop is designed to support individuals who supervise and manage work placements within their organisations or would like to find out how to.

Learning outcomes:
By the end of the session, you will:
  • Understand the value and impact of effective work placements.
  • Explore what good and bad work placements look like – before, during and after.
  • Build a toolkit of best practice for:
    • Health and Safety
    • Setting and managing expectations
    • Feedback and review
  • Identify how you can get the most out of your work placement for your business.
Course director:
Bryan Leslie is an experienced Business Trainer, Coach and Consultant. Bryan designs and delivers training courses for the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, is an accredited coach and trainer, and qualified in DISC personality and PIAV personal motivator profiling. His main areas of expertise are:
  • Building confidence to take the action that is needed to grow and develop yourself and your business
  • Growing leadership and management skills throughout organisations
  • Facilitating behavioural change through high impact training
  • Project and programme management
  • Developing high performance teams
  • Understanding key financial concepts relevant to your role in the organisation
To book a place on this workshop please email:

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