As cashflow becomes more important, are you obtaining R&D tax credits?

Our introductory webinar on 13th July will introduce ALFED members to research and development (R&D) tax credits, providing you with an overview of the schemes, how they can be used, eligible expenses and examples of support provided to firms.

Ernst & Young LLP is a leading global professional services firm supporting companies in accessing Innovation Incentives. Its nationwide team supports companies across the UK in multiple sectors.

When: 13 July at 14.00

Cost: Free to attend (ALFED members only)

Register: R&D tax credits webinar 13 July

Ensuring Equality at Work

28 July at 10am

ALFED HR and employment law partner Croner’s Webinar & E-Learning sessions are free to Croner clients, partners, and members.They cover HR and health & safety basics, right through to specialised sessions including relevant legislation and case law.

Register: Ensuring Equality at Work

Employee Wellbeing: Managing Mental Health Issues at Work

21 July at 10am

ALFED HR and employment law partner Croner’s Webinar & E-Learning sessions are free to Croner clients, partners, and members.They cover HR and health & safety basics, right through to specialised sessions including relevant legislation and case law.

Register: Employee Wellbeing: Managing Mental Health Issues at Work 

 

Understanding Redundancy

14 July at 10am

ALFED HR and employment law partner Croner’s Webinar & E-Learning sessions are free to Croner clients, partners, and members.They cover HR and health & safety basics, right through to specialised sessions including relevant legislation and case law.

Register: Understanding Redundancy

LinkedIn workshop

Standing out on LinkedIn is a challenge. You know that being effective on LinkedIn could be transformative for your business. LinkedIn is a powerful business tool; where else can you raise your personal profile, build brand awareness, recruit and connect to decision makers?

Join us with our LinkedIn guru Vic Williams to learn how to cut through the noise and get noticed.  How to make contact with people so that they want to work with you and how to use LinkedIn to grow your business?

When: Tuesday 4 August

Time: 9.30 – 12.00

Cost: Free

Register: LinkedIn workshop 4 August

For any queries please contact our training and education manager, Kathy Romback, email: k_romback@alfed.org.uk.

 

Virtual classroom: Working with your team… using emotional intelligence – Part 2 (Day 2)

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Part One:  7 and 8 July 9.30am  – 12.30

Part Two: 14 and 15 July 9.30am  – 12.30

How you relate to others is one of the most important skills and is vital in today’s workplace.

Who is it for:

Whether you are a supervisor, team leader office manager or MD,  this course will help you increase your ‘Emotional Intelligence’ instantly helping you to understand why you work well with certain colleagues and not others.

What will you learn:

  • Self-awareness
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Team personalities, traits, types and challenges
  • Explore and develop your own leadership style
  • Goal setting and being a good leader

Our tutor-led programme is a live interactive virtual classroom and can be accessed via the zoom platform.  You can see and interact with the other learners and share experiences.

Cost per person:

Part 1 and 2:

  • £560+vat (ALFED Members) – SPECIAL OFFER: LAST THREE PLACES £395+vat/person
  • £695+vat (Non Members) – SPECIAL OFFER: LAST THREE PLACES £530+vat/person

For any enquiries or to book a place please contact Kathy Romback on 0121 281 2281 or email k_romback@alfed.org.uk.

Virtual classroom: Working with your team… using emotional intelligence – Part 1 (Day 2)

working-with-your-team-using-your-emotional-intelligence

Part One:  7 and 8 July 9.30am  – 12.30

Part Two: 14 and 15 July 9.30am  – 12.30

How you relate to others is one of the most important skills and is vital in today’s workplace.

Who is it for:

Whether you are a supervisor, team leader office manager or MD,  this course will help you increase your ‘Emotional Intelligence’ instantly helping you to understand why you work well with certain colleagues and not others.

What will you learn:

  • Self-awareness
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Team personalities, traits, types and challenges
  • Explore and develop your own leadership style
  • Goal setting and being a good leader

Our tutor-led programme is a live interactive virtual classroom and can be accessed via the zoom platform.  You can see and interact with the other learners and share experiences.

Cost per person:

Part 1 and 2:

  • £560+vat (ALFED Members) – SPECIAL OFFER: LAST THREE PLACES £395+vat/person
  • £695+vat (Non Members) – SPECIAL OFFER: LAST THREE PLACES £530+vat/person

For any enquiries or to book a place please contact Kathy Romback on 0121 281 2281 or email k_romback@alfed.org.uk.

Casting technologies webinar

More correctly liquid aluminium engineering this module compliments both modules 3, 7 and 8 by exploring how castings offer alternative manufacturing processes. This module outlines the various techniques and their application to specific product applications.

When: 23 July 2020

Time: 10.00am

Duration: 45-50 minutes inc Q&A

Cost: £33.33+vat per person

Register: Casting technologies

Please contact Kathy Romback at ALFED, if you have any queries: k_romback@alfed.org.uk.

Corrosion and protection of aluminium webinar

Often overlooked is the exceptional corrosion resistance of aluminium and its longevity in service. This module explains what corrosion is and its various mechanisms. Then researches the alternative coating and protection methods, ending with eye catching examples.

This module outlines:

  • Explaining what corrosion is and its various mechanisms
  • Researches alternative coating and protection methods
  • Ending with eye catching examples of coated architecture
  • Q&A

When: 16 July 2020

Time: 10.00am

Duration: 45-50 minutes inc Q&A

Cost: £33.33+vat per person

Register: Corrosion and protection of aluminium

Please contact Kathy Romback at ALFED, if you have any queries: k_romback@alfed.org.uk.

ALFED Finishing Sector Group Meeting

Tuesday 14 July at 14.00

Format: zoom platform

Further information will be circulated to members.

For any enquiries please contact Margaret Lane on 0330 236 2800 or email m_lane@alfed.org.uk.