Employee right to request time for training

Mar 08, 2010

From 6 April 2010, employers with 250 or more employees will have to seriously consider an eligible employee's formal request for time away from their core duties to undertake training. Employees can request to undertake any training they think will improve both their and your business' performance. The right to request will be extended to employees of all employers from 6 April 2011. Further information available form the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.