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17 Aug
Meet the Apprentice - (St Helens)
FREE
08:30 - 12:00 St Helens Chamber

Are you looking for extra help at your business? Have you considered taking on an Apprentice?

St Helens Chamber specialises in helping you to recruit young people through our Apprenticeship Programme and we are always looking to increase the range of vacancies available. All Apprentices will have completed our Fast-track to Apprenticeships course to ensure they are high-calibre candidates who are well prepared for the world of work.

Taking on an Apprentice can increase efficiency, introduce new skills and provide a hassle free, cost effective way to grow your business. This informal event will provide an efficient and convenient way for you to meet some of the best local young job seekers.

To confirm a place at the event please call 01744 742333

17 Aug
New Haydock Logistics Development M6Major.com: Meet the Buyer
Members: FREE
Non-members: FREE
12:00 - 14:00 St Helens Chamber

Bericote Properties is developing a £150m distribution park in Haydock and is committed to working with local SMEs in their supply chain wherever possible. An occupier has been secured for one of the two consented units and Bericote will commence the construction of both large logistics buildings later this year.

St Helens businesses now have the opportunity to meet with two of the Directors of Bericote plus the lead contractor for one of the buildings.

This Meet the Buyer event is aimed at the supply chain for the construction of the buildings to:
-Understand the development plans for the M6Major.com distribution park in Haydock (formerly Florida Farm North)
-Find out about the procurement process and register your interest in working on the construction

This is a drop-in session from 12 noon until 2pm, light lunch will be available.

To book please contact the events team on 01744 742028 or email events@sthelenschamber.com

23 Aug
Goal Setting & Time Management
Members: £65.00 + VAT
Non-members: £99.00 + VAT
09:30 - 13:00 Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce

Delegates will learn how to:

• Identify their own particular time wasters and adopt strategies for reducing them
• Recognise the variety of causes of procrastination and apply relevant techniques to overcome these
• Clarify and prioritise objectives and goals, by creating more planning time
• Maximise the 80/20 rule
• Use practical techniques for organising work
29 Aug
Safeguarding Children and Young People
Members: £145.00 + VAT
Non-members: £229.00 + VAT
09:30 - 30 Aug 16:30 St Helens Chamber

This two day course will raise awareness of child safeguarding legislation, guidelines, policies, and procedures. You will gain knowledge of working in partnership with other organisations and the importance of ensuring children and young people's safety and protection in settings. Learn how to best respond to evidence or concerns of abuse, harm or bullying.


03 Sep
Principles of Infection Prevention Control
Members: £80.00 + VAT
Non-members: £130.00 + VAT
09:30 - 16:00 St Helens Chamber

This qualification will familiarise you with infection control legislation and policies and develop understanding of the causes of infections, the conditions in which they thrive and the ways that they can be spread.

04 Sep
Food Safety
Members: £80.00 + VAT
Non-members: £130.00 + VAT
09:30 - 16:00 St Helens Chamber

Our Food Safety course is ideal for anyone wanting to work in a catering environment.

You will learn a basic knowledge of Food Safety, how to control food safety risks and develop the confidence and expertise needed to safely deliver quality food to customers.

This course is nationally accredited and a certificate is included.

Awarding Body: Highfield

 

 

05 Sep
Leadership and Management Skills for New Managers
Members: £65.00 + VAT
Non-members: £99.00 + VAT
09:30 - 13:00 Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce

If you are looking to step into management or team leadership or have just taken on this type of role, this seminar will introduce you to how to be a successful leader in the workplace. You will develop an awareness of key leadership and management theories.

Delegates will learn:

  • An awareness of a range of leadership and management styles, and how they have a place in different situations and with different types of people
  • How to develop an awareness of emotional intelligence
  • How to review the effect of emotions on your own and other's performance
  • To understand the importance of effective communication in management
06 Sep
Meet the Apprentice - Liverpool
FREE
08:30 - 11:00 Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce

Are you looking for extra help at your business? Have you considered taking on an Apprentice?

St Helens Chamber specialises in helping you to recruit young people through our Apprenticeship Programme and we are always looking to increase the range of vacancies available. All Apprentices will have completed our Fast-track to Apprenticeships course to ensure they are high-calibre candidates who are well prepared for the world of work.

Taking on an Apprentice can increase efficiency, introduce new skills and provide a hassle free, cost effective way to grow your business. This informal event will provide an efficient and convenient way for you to meet some of the best local young job seekers.

To confirm a place at the event please call 01744 742333

06 Sep
HR Forum
FREE
09:15 - 10:30 St Helens Chamber

Designed especially for HR Professionals, these are informal networking events. We discuss a varied range of topics that affect the workplace including recruitment, HR, staff motivation and retention, strategic and operational topics. We share good practice and policies, debate issues, and listen to speakers on a range of subjects.
This is a free event designed specifically for HR Professionals and people responsible for HR.

Refreshments will be provided

Employers are now recognising this as a business critical issue which poses a threat to the wellbeing and productivity of their workforce.

Recent research by the British Chamber of Commerce showed that one third of businesses are seeing an increase in both the frequency and length of employee absence due to mental health issues.

Guest Speakers will include:

Jo Howarth, Managing Director of the Happiness Club. Jo is an inspirational speaker and will talk to the Forum about wellbeing and resilience.

Carole Calland, Business Development Manager for Westfield Health who will discuss the services available to Chamber Members.

 

 

 

The event is free to attend.

Book online or call us on 01744 742028 for more information.

11 Sep
Business Breakfast
Members: FREE
Non-members: £20.00 + VAT
07:45 - 09:00 St Helens Chamber

Our Business Breakfasts provide an opportunity for you to meet for an informal breakfast with like-minded business people, to promote your business, be inspired by guest speakers and share advice and ideas.

Networking is one of the best ways of gaining new contacts and building business relationships. All types of businesses attend, from start-ups to long-standing companies.

A generous supply of business cards is essential!


Thank you for your enquiry. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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