Coronavirus: Webinars

Many support organisations have produced useful webinars on current topics for businesses to better understand what is currently available to them. 

Business Support Webinars

All webinars are free to register/watch unless stated otherwise

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Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme

HMRC are running free webinars for businesses to find out more about the Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme.

This webinar provides an overview of the COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme, including:

  • who can claim
  • when to start paying SSP
  • employees you can claim for
  • making a claim
  • keeping records

There are a range of times available.

Register now


Self-Employed Income Support Scheme

HMRC are running free webinars to support those who are self employed to find out more about the Self Employed Income Support Scheme 

This free webinar gives an overview of the Self-employment Income Support Scheme, including:

  • who can apply and how
  • the amount you can claim
  • other support available

There are a range of times available. 

Register now

Construction Industry Training Board NI

Get the Best out of your Virtual Team aimed at People Managers

Leverage the ‘remote leadership’ model, providing meaningful connection, communication, consistency, and structure. Create a cohesive, high-performing team that knows what success looks like, while developing growth opportunities for your team.

26 May 2020 | 10 - 12pm

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Department for International Trade

Digital Transformation: Drive Your Sales Online

Is your business looking for tactics to keep your brand visible during coronavirus (COVID-19) and beyond?

Join us to hear how you can optimise your website to generate a higher volume of web traffic and leverage e-commerce to get your products in front of more prospects. Although for many businesses the future maybe seem uncertain in this unprecedented period, it is vital to be prepared for recovery. 

29 May 2020 | 10 - 11:30 am

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SJO Accountants

Planning for Cash Flow in the Current Climate

Topics covered include:

  • How to manage your cash flow

  • How to prepare a cash flow forecast that works for you

  • How to best manage your finances going forward to keep you in control

28 May 2020 | 10:30 - 12pm

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) are hosting a number of hour long webinars to help businesses across a range of sectors ensure their workplaces are as safe as possible during the coronavirus pandemic.

Small Business Britain

Grow your Business Digitally with Social Media

Small Business Britain & BT Skills for Tomorrow have partnered up to host a fantastic event to help you grow your business with new digital skills. This webinar will feature social media guru Todd from Spaghetti Agency.

4 June 2020 | 11am -12pm

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CIPD Membership: Supporting you during and beyond COVID-19

Join us and hear first-hand how CIPD membership can support you through the challenges that you’re facing today and prepare you for the times ahead.

16 June 2020 | 12:30pm

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Job Retention Scheme

HMRC are offering guidance on the job retention scheme which will help support businesses and employers dealing with the economic impact of COVID-19. 

HMRC's free webinar will cover:

  • furloughed workers
  • who can apply for the scheme
  • following the rules of the scheme
  • how much may be claimed
  • how to claim and what you’ll need to claim

You can watch a pre-recorded version.

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Invest NI

Job Retention Scheme

Invest NI in partnership with A&L Goodbody have produced a webinar which provides details of the scheme, eligibility criteria and key concerns for employers. 

Watch now 

Please note this link will redirect you to Invest NI where you will be required to register to view the webinar.


Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

Understand more about the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), how to prepare your application, demonstrating viability and understand the scheme from a lenders perspective.

Watch Now

Please note this link will redirect you to Invest NI where you will be required to register to view the webinar.

EY: Business Leaders Series

Best Practices in Remote Working, Productivity and Scale

Listen to this webinar to explore the challenges and opportunities that organisations are presented with now and provide insights into how businesses can quickly acclimatise to remote ways of working at scale and empower the workforce to make remote working highly productive.

Watch now

Please note this link will redirect you to EY where you will be required to register to view the webinar.


Spotlight on Building a Resilient Supply Chain

This on-demand webinar explores how to build a resilient supply chain amid the current volatility and uncertainty of this unprecedented human crisis.

Watch now

Please note this link will redirect you to EY where you will be required to register to view the webinar.


Looking after your Remote Teams

This CIPD webinar brought together a panel of experts to hear how leading organisations are tackling this challenge and get practical tips on how to best support your employees’ well-being while they are working from home. 

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Pinsent Masons

Preserving Cash Flow

Business disruption due to Covid-19 has been significant and many of our clients are looking at how they preserve cash flow to ensure that they have a strong and healthy business ready to move forward at the end of pandemic.

Watch now

Please note you will be redirected to Pinsent Masons and asked to register to watch the webinar


Resilience and Mental Health

As has been documented by the World Health Organisation there are significant mental health implications associated with a pandemic. This is both in relation to the fear of contagion, worry for the health of family and friends, concerns over finances, resources and the future, and the strain and loneliness caused by social distancing and self-isolation.

In this webinar we will share best practice ideas and initiatives for in-house counsel and legal teams to consider to support mental health and well-being in their own teams and businesses during the pandemic.

Watch now

Please note you will be redirected to Pinsent Masons and asked to register to watch the webinar


On-demand Webinars

KPMG have a range of webinars on-demand on their website, covering topics such as:

  • Building Resilience
  • Financial Reporting and Regulations
  • Communicating with Institutional Investors
  • Tax and Legal Considerations
  • Job Retention Scheme
  • Staying cyber secure

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Manage and Strengthen your Supply Chain, Workforce and Internal Controls

This webinar will explore the theme of Operational Resilience with a focus on risk and compliance – giving suggestions on how to build a more resilient workforce, supply chain and controls environment.

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Please note you will be redirected to KPMG and asked to register to watch the webinar

NI Chamber of Commerce

Mental Health and COVID-19: How to Manage Your Wellbeing in Times of Uncertainty

These are unprecedented times and understandably, this uncertainty has fuelled a heightened sense of anxiety. Each day brings new challenges and we are all noticing the impact of this from a wellbeing perspective.

Free to members, £25 non-member

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Managing a Remote Workforce

With many businesses having to move to or upscale remote working for staff during the current crisis, Laura Gillespie (Partner, Pinsent Masons) will consider the practical data protection issues that businesses should be mindful of; such as use of web based platforms, safe communications and managing paper records. 

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Association of Town and City Management

A Blueprint for Resilience: "A Conversation with"

This webinar explores the steps being taken at to take its support for local high street shops to a new level during the Coronavirus crisis. are a well-established shop local digital platform, committed to providing support to local businesses and communities. Now they want to help businesses, self-employed people, hospitality and retail businesses during these unprecedented times.

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Please note you will be redirected to Town and Centre Management and asked to register to watch the webinar

Department for International Trade

How the E-Commerce Landscape has Changed: Actionable tips to Help You Navigate the COVID-19 Crisis

You will:

• receive help and advice to sell overseas with confidence
• gain new skills and knowledge
• discover solutions to specific challenges to exporting
• get your exporting questions answered by the experts

Watch now

Please note you will be redirected to Department for International Trade and asked to register to watch the webinar

Tourism NI

Tourism NI have made their Tourism Enterprise Development Webinars available for any tourism business who missed them.

Topics include:

  • Approaching banks and other funders
  • Business resilience and leadership in a crisis
  • Working capital management for Tourism businesses
  • Job retention scheme for Tourism businesses
  • COVID-19 cashflow

Watch now

Coronavirus Business Advice and Support

The AND business team is here to support you.

For further information or if you need help and advice, please get in touch via email or telephone 028 9147 3788