On 1 July 2014, the former Scottish Pre-retirement Council and the former Tayside Pre-Retirement Council joined forces with Age Scotland.
Age Scotland is committed to supporting and taking forward the work of ensuring those nearing retirement in Scotland are supported through this significant life change.
Age Scotland's pre-retirement training courses are based in various locations in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee and aim to support people through the change from working life to retirement.
Course bookings should be made on the appropriate Booking Form, which is available from your Personnel or Human Resources Department. There is also an online booking from available in the course venue section.
No acknowledgement will be sent regarding places booked but the employee attending the course will be sent joining instructions three weeks before the course date.
All course information can be obtained directly from Age Scotland's pre-retirement training teams based in Glasgow and Dundee.
Glasgow office: Telephone - 0141 332 9427
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dundee office: Telephone - 01382 665765
Email - email@example.com
To find out more about Age Scotland visit www.agescotland.org.uk
Benefits of pre-retirement planning Benefits
FOR THE EMPLOYER - an enlightened policy of pre-retirement guidance and counselling helps to encourage a positive attitude to those approaching retirement. It helps to relieve their uncertainty and any worries they might have for the future.
Your industrial relaitons are enhanced as older employees appreciate your consideration. A happily retired worker is one of the best ambassadors a company can have.
FOR THE EMPLOYEE - planning now brings satisfaction later. All aspects of the retirement adventure needs careful thought - not least planning your finances.
You will want to enjoy your new-found freedaom when it comes. make retirement a time for challenge and fulfilment - prepare now!
We want you to look forward to retirement as a new opportunity. Let us give you guidance to plan for what can be the most rewarding phase in your life.o