Short online courses typically require 1 to 3 hours of learning per course and consist primarily of video content and, in some cases, quizzes or assessments. They differ from MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) in that they don’t usually provide the same depth of learning or offer social learning aspects and are more suited to the self-directed, independent learner. 

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Help your organization win the war for talent by attracting the best and brightest to your organization. Then, cultivate management practices that make them want to stay!

Nº Courses: 9 | Effort: 10 hours | Price: From £12.95/month (10 day free trial)

Platform: Lynda.com

This online training course has been developed to provide learners with an increased understanding of how to manage redundancy, including the legal framework and the process to follow for a fair redundancy.

Length: Approximately 1 hour | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

Ask the question 'What is Equality and Diversity' and you will get a variety of answers. There is much confusion, it is often obscured by myths and most people are wary of dealing with Equality and Diversity issues for fear that they may do or say something wrong. This module is aimed at making things clearer.

Length: Approximately 2-3 hours | Price: £30.00 + VAT | Platform: Virtual College

Successful implementation of equality and diversity in all aspects of work ensures that people are valued, motivated and treated fairly.

Length: Approximately 1 hour | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

All employers have a legal responsibility to promote equal opportunity in the workplace and ensure their employment policy and employee behavior does not contravene UK law.

Length: Approximately 1-2 hours | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

This e-learning module has been developed to help raise awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans issues, including the differences between sexual orientation and gender identity.

Length: Approximately 2-3 hours | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

Working parents comprise a significant proportion of the workforce organisations must therefore cater for the needs of working parents through the development of family policies and flexible working.

Length: Approximately 1 hour | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

An induction helps staff understand the aims of the organisation and the way in which their role contributes.

Length: Approximately 1 hour | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

Grievances are concerns, problems or complaints that employees raise with their employers. Employers use disciplinary procedures to tell employees that their performance or conduct isn't up to the expected standard and to encourage improvement.

Length: Approximately 1-2 hours | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College

Within the workplace, it is important that you, as a manager, are able to effectively manage employees who are unable to attend work for reasons of illness or injury.

Length: Approximately 1 hour | Price: £30.00 + VAT

Platform: Virtual College