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Training and development policy templates

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Our Training and Development Policy Templates streamline employee growth, ensuring a skilled workforce and boosting organisational success.

If you need policies to communicate your company rules and support regarding training and development, these policy templates provide an effective legal framework.

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training and development policy templates.

What Training and Development Policies?

The purpose of Training and Development Policy Templates is to provide a framework and guidelines for planning, implementing, and managing employee training and development programs within an organisation.

These templates outline the company's commitment to continuous learning, professional growth, and skill enhancement for employees at all levels. They serve as a reference and guide for HR personnel and managers to design and execute effective training initiatives that align with the company's strategic objectives.

The templates also ensure consistency, fairness, and transparency in providing learning opportunities to all employees, fostering a culture of knowledge-sharing and career advancement.

What legal and best practice aspects should employers be aware of when implementing Training and development policy templates?

Here are some key UK employment legislation considerations to keep in mind when implementing training and development policies:

  • The Equality Act 2010: This legislation prohibits discrimination on the basis of protected characteristics such as age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. Training and development policies must ensure that all employees have equal access to training opportunities, regardless of their protected characteristics.

  • The Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009: This legislation introduced the statutory right to request time off for training for employees who meet certain eligibility criteria. Training and development policies must comply with this legislation and provide a clear process for employees to request time off for training.

  • The National Minimum Wage Act 1998: This legislation sets out the minimum hourly rates of pay that employers must pay their employees. Training and development policies must ensure that any training time is compensated in accordance with this legislation.

  • The Data Protection Act 2018: This legislation sets out the requirements for the collection, use, and storage of personal data. Training and development policies must ensure that any data collected as part of training is done in compliance with this legislation.

  • The Working Time Regulations 1998: This legislation sets out the maximum number of hours that employees can work in a week and the minimum rest periods they are entitled to. Training and development policies must ensure that training time does not result in employees exceeding these limits.

  • The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974: This legislation requires employers to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of their employees. Training and development policies must ensure that training activities are conducted in a safe and healthy environment.

  • The Employment Rights Act 1996: This legislation sets out various employee rights, including the right to training and development opportunities. Training and development policies must ensure that employees are provided with adequate training to carry out their job roles and progress their careers.

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Why buy our Training and development policy templates?
  • The documents are easily editable and implementable, saving you time and money
  • All content is designed by CIPD accedited Chartered HR practitioners with operational experience in this area
  • You will maintain compliance with ACAS guidelines, legislation, and industry best practices
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