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The Skills Service is offering free workshops for businesses in the construction, engineering, manufacturing and transport sectors.

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This free skills event is for businesses working in the construction, engineering, manufacturing and transport sectors. It offers a free taste of the training available through The Skills Service, there will be industry bodies present and an opportunity to discuss your business training needs with a skills advisor who can help find the solution and funding.

8:30am - Coffee and 'pitchside pancakes'

Breakfast, registration and a chat with The Skills Service team.

As it's pancake day there will also be a breakfast of pancakes served overlooking the John Smith's Stadium pitch. Home of the Huddersfield Giants and Huddersfield Town FC.

9am - Skills Surgeries with the skills advisors

Find out about funding for workforce training through the European Social Fund (ESF) and how The Skills Service can help you access it and find the right courses over a coffee.

10am - Free workshop - How to be a great manager

A free taster workshop for anyone who is a supervisor, team leader or manager.

This interactive one-hour session will enable team leaders and managers to explore what it takes to be an authentic and inspiring manager. We will consider the skills and behaviours needed to bring out the best in your teams helping you to have a happy, engaged and productive team.

Session takeaways:

• What is an authentic and inspiring manager

• The importance of clear and honest communication

• How to bring out the best in others and manage performance

• Identifying ways to value and recognise your team

• Exploring how to effectively delegate and empower others

Training provider: Pro-Development UK (a contracted provider of The Skills Service).

Pro-Development UK work with a wide variety of SMEs in Yorkshire, support the engagement and development of their people and teams to help retain talent, improve engagement and morale and develop and support leaders and managers to bring out the best in their teams.

Speaker: Michelle Mook, Managing Director at Pro-Development UK

With over 20 years’ experience, Michelle Mook will share ideas and a framework to help you understand the key characteristics of great managers and what it takes to be a truly authentic and inspiring manager.

11am - Coffee and funding - meet our partners

Coffee with The Skills Service - catch us after the workshops for another opportunity to discuss training and the ESF funding available.

Our partnered industry bodies, CITB and CECA will also be available for a chat about funding, grants and opportunities within the region.

The Skills Service is managed by the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges and funded by the European Social Fund.

Join us for pitchside pancakes!

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Stadium Way

Huddersfield

HD1 6PG

United Kingdom

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