Have you ever thought about offering distance learning courses to your staff?
Here are 5 reasons why you should think about it;
1. They will gain a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
If members of staff have nationally recognised qualifications it may help your business in the future. It increases the likelihood of retaining staff as they feel their development is being invested in. You could also see an increase in your businesses good reputation as your customers will feel confident in your business knowing your staff are trained and qualified.
2.They will learn new skills that will benefit the workplace
Your staff gain new skills and knowledge that they bring to the workplace aiding your business day to day and in its growth.
3.They will grow in confidence and bring that to their everyday role.
The staff will have an increase in knowledge and skill which will in turn lead to an increase in their confidence and ability to complete their job.
4.Ensures staff are achieving personal development goals.
It is important that people feel that they are growing and improving all the time and it is important that employees feel they are progressing in their jobs and that the business they work for is interested in their development.
5.May benefit your business financially.
By training your staff and them holding qualifications, you will more likely have higher employee retention leading to not having to pay to recruit new staff. It may also lead to less accidents at work and less damage to equipment meaning you will not need to spend money on maintenance or new equipment.
If you are interested in offering your staff a distance learning course and for more information about the courses KEITS offer, please click here.