Local Events Bath

Bath Business Event
9:30am - 1pm

Join our Croner Business Event in Bath for upcoming employment law changes, updates specifically for employers, topical discussions, and fantastic networking opportunities.
This complimentary event is specifically designed for local business owners in the area to tackle the day-to-day challenges that employing people brings.
During this insightful event our qualified expert speaker will be covering the following core topics:

How to reduce sickness and absence
Employment documentation – what you need and how often it should be updated
Employee discipline and grievance situations: top tips for managing sensitive situations
Brexit – How might it affect your Business
How to protect your business against rising employment tribunal claims

To RSVP please email events@croner.co.uk
Event reference E00052
Enabling your customers to buy - Sales, Mystery Shopping and Understanding the Customer Journey
9:30am - 11:30am

Find out what the barriers are to your customers.  Do you really make it easy for them to buy from you?  What could be done better? How can you learn from others to get the most of every sales opportunity? What is the art of customer service?
Richard Knight of consumer specialists Shopper Anonymous will present his findings from a recent mystery shopping exercise in the city.  If you have wondered about participating, this is a great opportunity to find out how it works. The session will also cover sales techniques which can be applied to any business, responding to what your customers need.
This BID workshop is only £5 per ticket to BID levy payers.  Use the code BID2017 to get your discount.
Bath Treasure Hunt with 20% off at the finishing Treasure (the pub)
10am - 10pm

The Great Game is a daily exciting Treasure Hunt that you do on your own time when ever you want around the beautiful City of Bath. Upon purchasing your ticket please email info@ggtreasurehunts.com to redeem. There a different tickets for different groups of people. 
Single route - for 1-2 people or 3-4 people is great for seeing the sights and using your brain.
Once the ticket is redeemed via email your treasure hunt pack will be mailed out to you so please provided your address in your email. Each pack includes discount wrist bands for each player, a clipboard, a real compass, a map, the clues sheet, a prize sheet, a brief history of Bath and a pen.
Let us know the time you wish to begin your hunt and we will book you a table at the finishing "Treasure" a historic Bath Pub steeped in History, where you will 20% off your food and drink bill.
The Hunt starts at Bath Train Station and takes roughly 2-3 hours to complete, solving clues and riddles and puzzles as you wind through Bath viewing the sites of the city and trying to find the "Treasure" - The pub, where you simply show your Treasure Hunt wrist band to the staff to get your 20% discount on your food and drink bill.
You will be sure to have a fantastic half day or evening out!
Cybercrime, The New GDPR and Your Business
10am - 12pm

7 Mistakes You Are Making In Your Business Which Leaves You Wide Open To Cybercrime 
Cybercrime is at an all-time high, and hackers are setting their sights on small and medium business who are “low hanging fruit”. This seminar will get you started in protecting everything you’ve worked so hard to build. 
And the 10 key areas that require your attention now, in preparation for the new GDPR regulations. 
On 25 May 2018 most processing of personal data by organisations will have to comply with the General Data Protection Regulations. 
Good information handling makes good business sense. You'll enhance your business's reputation, increase customer and employee confidence, and by making sure personal information is accurate, relevant and safe, save both time and money. 
Speakers are Adam Morris, MD of Avagio and Oliver Price, Partner at Wansbroughs. 
Adam Morris is the founder and Managing Director of Avagio IT Services Limited, an IT support and solutions company helping small and medium sized businesses manage growth, increase profits, and become more efficient through the effective implementation, management and support of IT. 
With over 25 years’ experience in IT, working with organisations with between 1 and 1000 computers, Adam is passionate about ensuring businesses achieve their goals through the right selection, implementation and management of IT. 
Over recent years cyber security has become far more of a threat to SMEs and this has led Adam to become a cyber security expert, and Avagio now focus heavily on ensuring their clients are protected against the myriad of security threats. 
Oliver Price is a partner in the commercial team at Wansbroughs solicitors, a full service firm, based in Wiltshire and serving clients nationwide. 
His role on the Board of Wansbroughs includes experience as the Compliance Officer for Finance and Administration. 
Oliver’s professional work as a disputes lawyer of over 20 years experience encompasses the fields of commercial and real estate work. 
His interest in regulation and compliance stems from an unusual specialism in the law – business rates.
Cervical Screening Update
1pm - 4:30pm

THIS COURSE IS NOT FREE OF CHARGE.  Cost: £30 per person
 Update training addresses the following issues:

Current developments in the cervical screening programme both nationally and locally
Recent literature relevant to sample taking, sampling devices and women’s needs
Changes to local screening policies and procedures
Personal learning needs
A qualitative assessment of 20 consecutive samples.

Training will include presentations from the local Colposcopy Clinic, Laboratory, Histopathology, Public Health and Call Recall
Practice Nurses are required to complete an audit of 20 consecutive cytology sample results.  Please email sharon.cox@wiltshire.gov.uk for the audit form and bring the completed form with you to the training day.
Please make cheques payable to: Wiltshire Council and send to Sharon Cox, Wiltshire Council, Public Health, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
For payment via Bacs: Wiltshire Council Ref: 91129 Update/surgery & applicant name
Account no: 51460021, Sort code: 40-44-33
(Please note: if no cheque received, we will assume payment will be made via BACS)
 Wessex LMCs is funding this training for BaNES Practice Nurses from the training budget that Wessex LMCs holds for nurses working in Bath and North East Somerset.  Wiltshire Council will invoice Wessex LMCs.
Next Generation Careers: 2017 Review - The Future of Employment and Skills
4pm - 6pm

What are the current and future skills needs of our employers? 
In partnership with the West of England LEP, Business West, through our Skills West Programme, has been working with businesses in the region to understand the skills and training needs across all sectors now, and for the next generation.
We'd now like to present an overview of our collated findings with you, by disseminating our 12 Local Sector Skills Statements and show where we are going next. You'll gain up-to-date information to share with individuals and help shape your organisation's future thinking and planning over the next year.
We are hosting events across the region which all providers of education or learning are welcome to attend. 
We will present our 12 Local Sector Skills Statements and up-to-the-minute findings from our 2017 Business Skills and Training Survey. You'll hear from local employers and apprentices about how they work with training providers and gain advice for making it a successful partnership. You will also receive a copy of the 12 Local Sector Skills Statements and have the chance to find out;

What the skills needs and challenges are for the region
What curriculum and careers advice support is out there
How the education landscape is responding
How the business landscape is responding
Opportunity to network with the local businesses and education providers/careers/advice support organisation

Please note: This event is for West of England (Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire & North Somerset) organisations only. Places are limited. We may only be able to offer one place per organisation/training provider.
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Long Running Events:

6 Week Balance the Scales
22nd January - 1st March

This 6 week course gives you all the motivation you need to start making positive changes in your health and fitness post xmas.
The package includes 
1x45 minute PT session per week
Motivational consultations
Handouts and workouts that can be done at home
As many group fitness sessions as you can manage
Monday 6:30-7:15pm
Tuesday 12.30-1pm 
Wednesday 6:15-7pm
Thursday 6:30-7:15pm
Friday 7am-7.45am
Friday 12.30-1pm
Sat 9.30-10.15am
Can be made on site at Vibe Fitness HQ
6 Week Ski Fitness
8th January - 15th February

The 6 week Course will get those Ski Legs back in no time
The Package includes:
1x 45 Minute PT session per week (fixed slot)
Fitness Tips for skiing, and recovery handouts for the slopes 
3 x Group Fitness Sessions per week including:
HIIT session and Legs/Core Strength
Can be made at Vibe Fitness HQ