P_HR_37 Mandatory Training Policy
This policy sets out the framework for ensuring that all staff receive corporate mandatory training according to the mandatory training matrix. The matrix has been developed to ensure that the organisation complies with the NHS Litigation Authority Risk Management Standards, Care Quality Commission Essential Standards and the Health and Safety Executive requirements.
For the purposes of this policy mandatory training is any statutory training or compulsory training that the Trust requires its employees to undertake:
- To comply with the law and requirements of regulatory bodies
- To carry out duties safely and efficiently
- To reduce/address areas of risk
- To maintain competence to the required standards identified by external bodies