Supporting Employees through Menopause - Ben

Supporting Employees through Menopause


Supporting Employees through Menopause

Who's it for? Suitable for people managers who want to understand the challenges of menopause and how to provide effective support

Duration: Two hours

Delivery: Face-to-face or virtual

No. delegates face-to-face: 16

No. delegates virtually: 16

Course overview

• Highlights some of the challenges women and men face during menopause

• Helps managers take positive steps to manage the challenges and provides practical solutions that can be applied in the workplace

• Informs delegates of the legal implications as to why menopause is relevant in the workplace and how to make reasonable adjustments to promote a menopause friendly environment 

Course Structure

  • Welcome & introduction - Identify personal objectives
  • Terminology – Understand the main terms used when discussing menopause
  • Economic Case - The changing role of women in the workplace, demographic changes and the financial benefits of supporting an ageing female workforce
  • Legal Case – Understand how menopausal personnel are protected under employment law and review existing case law
  • Menopause – An overview of the physiology of menopause, symptoms and the impact on work, home and social life.
  • Best Practice – Understand current best practice at both organisation and line manager levels
  • Practical Help – Discuss practical measures and reasonable adjustments to support direct reports
  • Case studies – group exercises to explore real-life scenarios.
  • Further Support – Signposting to further help and guidance.

Why Ben Training?

With mental wellbeing high on the automotive industry agenda, Ben Training is here to help. We deliver effective health and wellbeing training to people working in automotive, supporting everyone from shop floor to top floor to build the self-awareness and good habits that promote resilient mental health, and the skills to help others

Ben Training offers a comprehensive range of face-to-face and online courses and all profits go towards providing support for life to automotive people and their family dependents

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