Right to request time off for training in Scotland
Close date: 31 October 2008
The Government consults on the right to time off for training
in Scotland. The right is to be modelled on the right to request flexible
working and will apply to employees with at least 26 weeks' employment with a
given employer. Employers will have to consider seriously employees' requests
for time off to train.
Consultation document: Consultation on the right to request time to train for employees in Scotland (on the Scottish Government website)