Pensions Workshops

We run regular workshops for active members of the Scheme:

Session Format Target audience Course content Upcoming dates
Pensions - back to basics 1 hour session For those who don't understand pensions as much as they would like to Explore the meaning of retirement and the different types of pensions available in the UK.  Look at the key features of the Scheme.  Introduction to the resources available to help you understand your Leonardo Helicopters pension.

14 December 2018

7 January 2019


Pension planning for all ages 1 hour session All ages Overview of pension planning in general, including setting your retirement goal, State pensions and a look at resources available on the internet.  Information about interpreting benefit statements and using the Scheme website. Discussion of the decisions that need to be made during membership, including an overview of how to increase your pension.

14 December 2018

7 and 23 January 2019


Pension planning for those nearing retirement 1.5 hour session About 5 years from target retirement date

Recap on setting your retirement goals and saving more (covered in Pension Planning for all ages).  Detailed discussion of the decisions that you will need to make at retirement.  Information about the retirement process.

7, 18, 23 and 28 January 2019

AVC savers 1 hour session AVCs savers and those thinking about becoming an AVC saver  Introduction to the AVC investments.  Guidance on assessing your situation and selecting appropriate investments.  Discussion about how to use your AVC fund at retirement.

23 and 28 January 2019

To attend a course, please call Extension 5353 or email  

These workshops will be held in building 231 Dallas on the Yeovil site.  Spaces are limited and attendance will be on a first come, first served basis.  

Last updated:  December 2018