Learning Seat Course Updates & Releases – September 2016

By |September 26th, 2016|

This September, we’ve updated the following Learning Seat course and added a brand new elearning course to our existing library:
Course Updates
Working in Hot & Cold Conditions

In anticipation of summer  just around the corner (as we cross our fingers here in Melbourne desperately hoping to see the sun once again)- the Working in Hot & Cold Conditions […]

Compliance Breaches in the Food Services Industry

By |September 21st, 2016|

As part of the Fair Work Ombudsman’s commitment to improving compliance in the food services industry, an increasing amount of small business and franchise owners have been penalised for compliance breaches, such as underpaying their workers.
Let’s look at some examples of compliance breaches in the last few months:

A former restaurant operator has been penalised more than $50,000 […]

Online Compliance Training: 4 Ways to Boost Completion Rates

By |September 15th, 2016|

When you ask your workforce to complete mandatory compliance training, excitement is usually far from the first reaction. Yet an effective compliance training program is essential. It ‘means following the law and more’ (Biegelman et al. 2008). It also helps organisations mitigate risk, minimise reputational damage and avoid legal costs.
So how can you encourage your learners to […]

Can employers be imputed with knowledge of an employee’s mental illness?

By |September 9th, 2016|

Picture this: You are a manager or an HR professional in a performance management meeting with an employee who has been repeatedly late to work. During the meeting, the employee becomes tearful. They also say that they are dealing with some personal issues and are “not right in themselves”, but do not elaborate further.
The employee’s […]

Meet Learning Seat at Work 2.0 this October!

By |September 7th, 2016|

The team will be heading over to the Work 2.0 Expo and Conference, October 24-25 at the Australian Technology Park in Sydney where we will be exhibiting and showcasing our latest e-learning courses and L&D solutions at Learning@Work.
Demo the Learning Seat Course Library at Work 2.0

Delegates are invited to visit the Learning Seat to demo some […]

Watch ‘The Hidden Costs of Workplace Bullying’ Webinar

By |August 24th, 2016|


If you think back to all the different places you’ve worked, how many times have you experienced or seen workplace bullying happening first or second-hand? I’m sure there’s a good number of you reading this right now that can probably think of a few times that you’ve seen or experienced it happening.
That powerful question kicked […]

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