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DWP Workers Celebrate CMI Success

June 27th, 2011 Department for Work and Pensions

In May 2011, Amacus hosted an event to celebrate the success of Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) employees in Newcastle. 12 aspiring managers achieved the Chartered Management Institute Level 5 Diploma – the first to do so as part of the Amacus, TUC UnionLearn and the Public & Commercial Services Union. The successful learners [...]

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Awards Evening for Local Employers

June 27th, 2011 Better Health at Work Awards celebration event 2011

In February Amacus hosted their annual awards evening to reward local employers across Gateshead, Sunderland and South Tyneside progressing through the North East Better Health at Work Award. Held at Gateshead College’s first-class Baltic Campus, Olympic Gold Medallist – Kriss Akabusi – presented Bronze and Silver Awards to 11 local employers progressing through this three-year [...]

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Amacus Co-Host NECC Event

June 27th, 2011 Driven Round the Bend workshop 2011

Amacus were delighted to host an event entitled “Driven Round the Bend” in June 2011, in partnership with the North East Chamber of Commerce and Muckle LLP. Held in the Bridge Gallery at Gateshead College’s Baltic Campus, the event aimed to provide a practical guide to workplace health for businesses who have employees who have [...]

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Recognition for Local Health Advocates

June 27th, 2011 RSPH

Amacus recently delivered two Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH) accredited workshops to local employers in and around Gateshead and Hartlepool. Taking place in May and June, organisations participating in the North East Better Health at Work Award, were offered the opportunity to achieve the RSPH Level 2 qualification in ‘Understanding Health Improvement’ to reward [...]

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Amacus Exhibit at Union Conference

June 27th, 2011

In June 2011, Amacus were one of only a few local providers invited to exhibit at the UnionLearn Higher Learning at Work conference at Ramside Hall in Durham. This invite came as a result of the long-standing partnership with UnionLearn born out of the resounding success of our delivery to Department of Work & Pensions [...]

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