Right to request time off for training in Wales

Close date: 3 November 2008

The Government consults on the right to time off for training in Wales. 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 Wales (on the Welsh Assembly Government website)