Pound icon 250.00

Calendar icon12 November 2020

Clock icon9:00 am

Location iconLupton Fawcett Solicitors : York Office,

Module Leader/s: Alex Evans


This informative and interactive full day session (which combines theory-based learning with a series of interactive group sessions) has been created to provide managers with a solid understanding of the key aspects of employment law that impact upon the management of businesses and individuals on a daily basis.

Module aims

This module aims to provide participants with:

  • The knowledge and understanding needed to deal with a range of issues including unfair dismissal, misconduct, constructive dismissal, absenteeism and performance management.
  • A thorough introduction to the key concepts which underpin UK equality law; including protected characteristics, direct discrimination, indirect discrimination, victimisation, harassment and disability discrimination.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this module, participants will:

  • Understand the key concepts that underpin UK employment law;
  • Be able to utilise their newly gained knowledge of employment law to assist in the effective running of their business and/or operation;
  • Understand and appreciate the risks associated with managing staff and the steps that can be taken to minimise the risk of claims; and
  • Have a working understanding of the role and function of their own organisation’s Human Resources department.

An Introduction to Employment Law: Course Agenda

09:00 – 09:30 Coffee and Registration
09:30 – 09:35 Introduction to the day
09:35 – 10:15 Unfair dismissal & constructive dismissal
10:15 – 10:30 Group work and case study
10:30 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:15 Performance, absence & misconduct
12:15 – 12:30 Group work and case study
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 13:30  Equality Act 2010:  protected characteristics
13:30 – 14:00 Direct and Indirect discrimination
14:00 – 14:15 Group work and case study
14:15 – 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 – 15:15 Victimisation & harassment
15:15 – 15:30 Group work and case study
15:30 – 15:45 Disability discrimination
15:45 – 16:15 Attending the employment tribunal
16:15 – 16:30   Recap of the day

The Cost

The cost for the full day is £250 plus VAT per delegate.

We are also able to deliver this course in house at your own premises or at an external venue that you are providing. The standard cost for this is £2,000 plus VAT together with our associated travel and (where necessary) accommodation expenses.

If you are interested in reserving a place or simply want to find out more about the training that we are able to provide and/ or our approach, please contact Dawn Bray on 0113 280 2203 or dawn.bray@luptonfawcett.law.

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