Can we talk about work?

Course ID: 85

Suitable for: Macmillan Professionals

Duration: 3 hours
Format: E-Learning
Level: Foundation
Focusing on core knowledge and skills, and looking at how to apply some of the learning in your workplace.

Living with the impact of cancer
Equip yourself with the vital skills you need to strengthen your relationships with people living with or beyond cancer and help them to self-manage more effectively.

Please Note: Due to changes in legislation and best practice, some material on this course may be out-of-date. An update is in progress to correct any issues. In the meantime, please keep this in mind when using the resource.

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Helps you answer questions about employment and cancer with confidence.

This course covers topics such as workplace rights and benefits, and when and where to signpost people requiring specialist support.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the importance of work for people with cancer.
  • Support people with cancer to manage the symptoms of cancer and side-effects of treatment while in work.
  • Understand the legal rights of employees and the obligations of employers.
  • Consider the financial implications for people with cancer.

Course Audience

Any Macmillan professional