Managing Absenteeism Workshop

Dealing with absenteeism in the workplace is challenging for supervisors/managers, this workshop will review key strategies to improve within a retail organisation.
The primary objective of this workshop is to assist in establishing a workplace culture that reduces the possibility of absenteeism by efficiently and proactively managing employee attendance. This workshop helps participants promote positive employee engagement throughout their organisation. We are delighted to offers retailers booking group workshops the opportunity to tailor the content to address their own absenteeism concerns.

Key Themes:

  • The importance of policy and process in managing absence
  • Impact of poor attendance and time keeping on the bottom line
  • Recognising the different types of and reasons for absenteeism
  • Clear, consistent communication, accurate information and expectations in relation to attendance at work
  • Effective monitoring during probation
  • Ongoing Attendance monitoring: time keeping & attendance, clocking procedures and regular reviews
  • Implementation of Absence Notification Policy
  • Record Keeping: Recording all absences and medical certification
  • Conducting effective Return to Work interviews/meetings
  • Long term absence and role of independent occupational health opinion
  • Understanding the upcoming Statutory Sick Pay obligations
  • Dublin – June 2024, Date TBC
Location For Groups up to 20
Online €800
Classroom (Company Venue) €1,100
RIS Training Venue €1,500
Maximum Numbers:
  • 20 is the maximum number of learners an organisation can enrol in a single workshop.
  • On occasion we have workshops scheduled where retail employees from different organisations join the same workshop, the price per person is €75 for online and €125 in a RIS Training venue.
For more information please get in touch with the team at Retail Ireland Skillnet on 074 9176853, email or fill out the query form below.
1 Day
Online or In-Person Workshop
Certified by Retail Ireland Skillnet

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