Introduction to Employment Law: A Practical HR Guide

Date: 26 Sep 2019

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

About this Event

This course gives HR professionals, people managers, supervisors and team leaders an in-depth insight into employment law and the practical HR skills to resolve day to day HR problems.

For new starters, this course builds a solid foundation for future development. For seasoned professionals the course provides an in-depth examination of key and recurring aspects of employment law.

Utilising practical and workable case studies in a workshop environment, this course equips delegates with practical skills to tackle common HR issues throughout the employee life-cycle.

All course materials are provided, including a detailed work book with a suite of template letters for managing misconduct, poor performance and grievances. The workbook will be provided on the first day to be used during both sessions.

Book your place by following this link.

Key topics day 1:

1. The employment contract – required contents and necessary policies

2. Recruitment and employment status – right to work and job descriptions

3. Key employment legislation – dismissal, discrimination and other legislation

4. Data privacy in HR.

Key topics day 2:

5. Tackling misconduct

6. Performance management

7. Managing sickness absence

8. Dealing with flexible working requests

9. Resolving grievances.

Who should attend?

• HR professionals

• HR business partners

• Project managers

• Supervisors

• Managers/directors with HR responsibility

• Team leaders

Testimonials from past events:

“Very informative and well explained. Extremely helpful”

“Succinct, excellent, topical and informative. Delivered in an interesting and accessible way”

“Well-paced and well delivered. Content was good covering many scenarios, based on examples from the whole of the employee life cycle”

“Creative seminar, informal, clear and informative”

“It was good, informative and had life and humour”

When and Where:

The course will be held over two days on Thursday 26 September 2019 and Thursday 10 October 2019

Each session will run from 10:00am to 4:30pm and includes lunch and refreshments

The course is held at Freeths Sheffield office:

Fifth Floor
3 St Paul’s Place
129 Norfolk Street
S1 2JE

The course will be delivered by Tom Draper (Director) and Toby Pochron (Senior Associate).

Places are limited so book now to secure your attendance.

Please email with any dietary requirements.

Location: FREETHS

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