Welcome to our What’s On page, you can find some of the upcoming events in our Meeting Rooms including training courses and workshops.

November 2019

22nd November 2019 8.00am – 12.00pm

Cyber Security Workshop – Electro‑Comm Digital Services Limited

CPD Certified Cyber Workshop, Protect Your Business One Employee At A Time.

Considering the rise in Cyber-attacks on companies throughout the UK. We have developed a Cyber Workshop that is focused on educating any Company’s easiest target. That being your employees. Tackling the problem can be difficult for employers. Understanding this, we have created a course that is interactive as well as informative.

Workshop Content:

  • What Data Needs Protecting
  • How To Protect Data & Why
  • Different Types Of Attacks & What They Do
  • GDPR Compliance
  • Email Awareness
  • Password Importance & Policy
  • Password Advice & Guidance
  • What Is Cyber Essentials

To book your place, go to https://electro-comm.co.uk/eventbrite-event/cyber-workshop-cpd-certified-protection-against-cyber-threats/

December 2019

2nd December 2019 9.00am – 1.00pm

Level 2 Allergen Awareness – Food Safety Logic

Who should go on this course?

Food handlers and front of house staff involved in food preparation and service who work in the catering industry.

Why is this training important?

Everyone who sells or serves food must make sure by law that it is safe to eat, and employers must make sure their staff are suitably trained to ensure they are allergy aware and understand the importance of giving accurate information to customers who have food allergies/intolerances.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding of the characteristics and effects of food allergens and foods that commonly cause intolerances.
  • Understanding of the procedures for identifying and controlling contamination from allergenic ingredients.
  • Understanding of the importance of and procedures for accurate communication of allergen information for consumers.

Course Content:

  • The 14 most common food allergens
  • Food allergy symptoms including anaphylaxis
  • Food intolerances
  • Legislation for pre-packed and loose Food
  • Allergen management – staff and management responsibilities
  • Risk Analysis
  • Allergen information for customers

Duration of course:

Half day

Assessment:

Multiple Choice

Certificate:

Individual certificate awarded for students who achieve the pass mark.

To book your place, go to https://www.foodsafetylogic.co.uk/contact-us/ or by call Helen on 07930 423804.

16th-19th December 2019 9.00am – 5.00pm

PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner – MBIT Training Ltd

PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a project management framework and approach which enables any Project Manager to plan and to manage a project soundly.

PRINCE2 is established within the UK Public and Private sectors and is valued for the fact that procedures and processes are the same regardless of the project details.

PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner is a combined course containing both of the PRINCE2® Foundation and PRINCE2® Practitioner certification exams. Having successfully passed both exams you will be ready to work as a qualified Project Manager upon completion of the 4-day course.

  • PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environment version 2) can be used to management projects of any size and from any sector.
  • PRINCE2® is highly regarded and is used by the private sector, the UK public sector and is recognised internationally.
  • MBIT Training work with TSO (The Stationery Office) materials to ensure that you are ready to take the exam.
  • Our trainers and invigilators are registered with Axelos and PeopleCert to ensure accountability and to guarantee you training of a high quality.

Course Details

This course has no prerequisites, although it is essential that delegates already have experience of working in projects before attending this course. This course is not suited to any persons without Project Management experience.

This course is intended for people who are re-certifiying their PRINCE2, or are working as a Project Manager or Project Officer / Assistant. You may already hold the following certifications:

  • PRINCE2® Foundation/PMP®/CAPM® Certified
  • Projects Director
  • Certified Senior Project Manager
  • Project Management Associate

What will you learn – key points

(Details are provided from Axelos marketing materials:)

  • Understand the characteristics and context of project management with benefits of implementing PRINCE2®.
  • Know about terminologies used within PRINCE2®
  • Get to know the primary roles and responsibilities involved in a PRINCE2® project.
  • Define motive of seven principles that describe the PRINCE2® project.
  • Learn the context and objective of seven PRINCE2® processes which help in structuring the activities that assist in delivering the project successfully.
  • Understand the purpose of PRINCE2® project management and list it’s content.
  • Work efficiently within a PRINCE2® working environment, either as a team member or a project manager.
  • Apply and adapt PRINCE2® in a situation.
  • Implement the methodologies to a real project.
  • Understand the ways to adapt PRINCE2® effectively to project within a working environment that supports PRINCE2®.
  • Learn to create and assess management products.

Course Overview

PRINCE2® is a product or process based approach used for management of almost all types of projects. This PeopleCert accredited training course introduces delegates to various project management methodologies and provides a thorough understanding of roles, principles, processes and themes that form the structure of PRINCE2®. Understand every step of the project, ranging from conception to completion. It will enable you to achieve goals on time and within the set budget, also providing you with the skills required to become an active member of a successful project management team.

  • Holding PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner certification allows you to excel in your career and make use of upcoming opportunities. Best practice training course covers all the topics in detail to provide you with in-depth knowledge of project management and prepare you for preliminary PRINCE2® Foundation as well as the Advanced Practitioner course.
  • Learn thoroughly about the importance of this methodology and other related theoretical concepts in the Foundation level and then its practical applications in the Practitioner level. We ensure that our delegates receive high-quality training and pass the exam successfully.
  • By considering the factors involved in any project like costs, timescales, quality, scope, risk and benefits allows the project manager to address planning, monitoring and deploying projects by making use of PRINCE2® framework and themes.

PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner Training Course Structure

The duration of the training course is four days, with the Practitioner exam taking place at the close of day 4.

PRINCE2 Examination Structure

PRINCE2 Foundation Exam
  • Concentrates on knowledge and understanding of PRINCE2
  • 60 multiple choice questions
  • 1 hour to complete
  • 55% pass rate or achieve 33/60
  • Normally taken at 3pm on the third day of the training course
PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam
  • Concentrates on the practical application of PRINCE2
  • Objective test format (multiple choice question format)
  • 68 questions
  • 2.5 hours to complete
  • 55% pass rate or achieve 38/68

January 2020

15th January 2020 9.00am – 4.30pm

Level 3 Allergen Management for Caterers – Food Safety Logic

Who should go on this course?

Supervisors/managers who work in the catering industry and already have level 2 in Food Safety in Catering and/or Level 2 in Food Allergen Awareness.

Why is this training important?

Everyone who sells or serves food must make sure by law that it is safe to eat, and employers must make sure their supervisors and managers who have a responsibility for food safety including allergen management within their business are suitably trained.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding of the different roles in ensuring food ingredients and allergens are effectively managed and the characteristics of common food allergens.
  • The importance of accurate communication from supplier to customer.
  • The procedures relating to the control of contamination and cross contamination of allergenic ingredients in a catering environment.

Course Content:

  • Allergic reactions, symptoms, treatments, demographics and statistics
  • The 14 Common allergenic ingredients
  • Legislation and Guidance of labelling requirements for pre-packed and loose food
  • The pre-requisites of Good Hygiene Practice and Allergen Control
  • Practical control measures from supplier to customer
  • Staff Training
  • Allergen Policies and Verification Methods

Duration of course:

One day (+ 3 hours recommended pre-course learning)

Assessment:

Multiple Choice

Certificate:

Individual certificate awarded for students who achieve the pass/distinction mark.

To book your place, go to https://www.foodsafetylogic.co.uk/contact-us/ or by call Helen on 07930 423804.