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Managing Sickness and Absence

Course Number

VEL-1

Time Required*

30 minutes

Assessment

Formal (multiple choice)

Approvals

CPD

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.

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.

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Suitable for:

Care, Education and Commercial

Care, Education and Commercial

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Course

Managing Sickness and Absence

Duration: 30 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).

CourseModule NumberModule NamePass % Required
Managing Sickness and Absence1The Costs and Impact of Employee Absence70
Managing Sickness and Absence2Measuring and Managing Employee Absence70
Managing Sickness and Absence3Legislation, Processes, and Pay70