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Rights and Responsibilities

Subject Area

Business & Professional

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

What is the course about?

This course covers all the key information needed to understand the key roles, rights, and responsibilities of both employees and employers in the workplace. You will learn who is responsible for specific things in the workplace, and the legislation that supports rights and responsibilities in the workplace. The course also provides you with advice and guidance in relation to what you can do if your employer or an employee is not adhering to their responsibilities.

Why should I choose the course?

Benefits against other rights and responsibilities courses:

You can learn from your own home, in your own time

You get access to award-winning learning and assessment materials.

What will I learn?

Section 1: Rights and responsibilities

This section covers the rights and responsibilities of both an employee and an employer in the workplace. You will also learn about general employment law and the Employment Rights Act.

Section 2: Confidentiality and data protection

This section provides you with key information about data protection legislation and how both employers and employees within a business are legally obliged to respect confidentiality. This section covers the eight strict rules known as ‘data protection principles’, which are crucial in any organisation that deals with data of both employees and customers.

Section 3: Advice and guidance

The final section covers the help available to employees should they experience any issues with employers, including help at work, joining trade unions, and useful sources of relevant advice. You will learn where you can find help if you need some advice in relation to your rights and responsibilities at work.

What will the course lead on to?

We offer a wide range of other CPD courses at the college. If you would like further information on these please visit our website or contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or Learner.services@wvr.ac.uk.

Are there any links with industry and university?

All modules will be linked to generic business needs as well as personal development needs.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

For further information on student support please visit:

https://www.wvr.ac.uk/college-life/student-support/

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no specific entry requirements, but you should have access to and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.

Careers Information

Course options

Start Any Time

Duration
6 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
30
16-18 Fee
Contact College

Call to Enrol 01925 494 400

Fees Information
This course is FREE subject to terms & conditions, the course fee is payable if not eligible for remission. If you have not been resident in the UK for 3 years you may be subject to overseas fees.

Starts Aug 2022

Duration
6 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
30
16-18 Fee
Contact College

Call to Enrol 01925 494 400

Fees Information
This course is FREE subject to terms & conditions, the course fee is payable if not eligible for remission. If you have not been resident in the UK for 3 years you may be subject to overseas fees.

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