Supporting the automotive sector

Tools, resources and guidance to help you, your team and your organisation through the COVID-19 crisis

IMI UPDATES > 9th April – Businesses, take our SURVEY on furlough and apprentices

A helping hand from us to you...

We find ourselves working and operating in very unusual times with the arrival of COVID-19 and we are all having to be receptive to new ways of working to include: remote and home working.

The good news is that we have technology at our fingertips and so, we’ve created this one stop shop, directing you to a wealth of advice, online materials, resources and guidance on how to look after yourself, your teams and others in these unprecedented times we are living in.

For our members: Use the tools around you...

Explore a range of self-help, learning materials and guidance documents to help nurture and coach you.

Mind

Keeping motivation at an all-time high.

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Learn

Coaching is a hot topic – but a potentially confusing one.

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Support

Understand the importance of posture and comfort

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Find out more

With the challenges we are currently facing, the value of membership and our network has never been more important to us. There are lots of resources, helpful tips and information that you can find in your member area so please do login to MyIMI for more useful information

For our Centres: Work with us...

Use a range of resources and helpful materials to help your learners adjust throughout this period.

Mind

Keep yourself and your learners healthy

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Learn

Remain on top of sector updates to help inform your learners

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Support

Offer guidance and support from afar with online tools

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Digital Certificates

We have made the decision to switch to digital certificates for qualifications and IMI products.

For our students: Be kind to yourself...

Take a look at a selection of our tools and resources to help support, educate and occupy you over the next few weeks.

Mind

Access to well-being resources.

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Learn

Learn new skills for FREE.

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Support

Explore careers guidance.

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For our managers and leaders: Support your teams...

Identify how you can help influence your teams from afar with a range of materials and supportive content.

Mind

Developing mental toughness and dealing with stressors.

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Learn

Learn about virtual team management today.

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Support

Leadership is a profoundly non-hierarchical concept.

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Find out more

We want to help and support you as much as possible and have put together a list of useful documents and links where you can find more detailed information and guidance on:

Government Guidance and Information on Financial Support for Businesses

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19

Government Guidance on Coronavirus – What You Need To Do

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Federation of Small Businesses Advice & Free Webinar Link and Business Planning Advice

https://www.fsb.org.uk/campaign/covid19.html

Small businesses & business owners...

Access a range of useful links, offering a range of guidance and support, nurturing you through this challenging time.

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

Enterprise Nation

The Federation of Small Businesses

Business finance support

COVID-19: A guide for employers

Don’t forget, all our members have continued support from Ben, the independent charity and dedicated partner to the automotive industry, providing support for life for automotive people and their family dependents. Ben is focused on delivering care and support to enable total health & wellbeing through working and later life.

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If you need help or guidance with anything else that doesn’t appear here, please reach out to the team and we will aim to respond promptly.

hello@theimi.org.uk