Absence Management

Maguire Training
Course summary
Length: 1 day
Price: 1,750 GBP excl. VAT
Location: Nationwide
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Absence Management

Maguire Training In-House Courses

Absence Management - In-house professional development courses

Delegates will learn to manage and improve absenteeism in the business. This course is designed to help managers to manage sickness and absence within the confines of the company's Sickness and Absence policy and within the confines of good employment practises defined by the boundaries of the law. The course aims to equip delegates with skills to manage this effectively.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Maguire in-house training programmes are suitable for companies and organisation seeking a convenient, cost-effective and customisable solution to employee development.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

At the end of this programme the delegate can:

  • Manage absence effectively
  • Improve levels of absenteeism
  • Understand why people are absent
  • Handle different types of absence
  • Manage expectations

Training Course Content

The Programme Includes:

  • What is absence? ~ The 'policy' definition
  • The legal position
  • The 'Sickness and Absence Policy'
  • Understanding and interpretation
  • Implementing the policy
  • The role of the line manager
  • Understanding absenteeism
  • Possible reasons for absence from work
  • The employee's perspective
  • Avoiding absenteeism issues
  • Managing absenteeism
  • Persistent short-term absence & long-term absence
  • When absence becomes a disciplinary issue
  • Dismissal on grounds of ill health
  • Dismissal on grounds of persistent absenteeism


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