Women in Construction Action Workshop

Organiser: Centre for Construction Innovation
Location: University of Salford
Phone: 0161 295 5076

A developmental programme for women who wish to take up a career in construction, funded by the Women & Work: Sectors Pathways Initiative.

The Women & Work: Sectors Pathways Initiative aims to raise recruitment levels in sectors where women are under represented, increase earning potential and aid career progression. The initiative is in response to recommendations by the Women & Work Commission's report 'Shaping a Fairer Future' and received government funding, matched by employer contributions.

Title of workshop: Confidence and Assertiveness

09.45 Registration
10.00 Prompt Start
1.00 Finish and networking lunch

Date: Thursday 21 January 2010

Venue: University of Salford, Room 719, 7th Floor, Maxwell Building, Salford, M5 4WT

Price: £50+VAT

This workshop will provide you with a greater understanding of assertive behaviour, and how to encourage enhanced performance in the workplace by building self-confidence and developing appropriate skills and techniques.

The workshop provides an excellent opportunity to explore:

  • Where confidence comes from and where it lies
  • Knowing what is good for you and doing it
  • How we can keep confident, even when things get tough
  • Sharing ideas and practical tips, to use straight away

For more information or to book yourself a place, email Sunrita Dhar-Bhattacharjee at or Lisa Worrall at or call 0161 295 5076.