HR and employment law training

Our trainers are active employment law advisers and HR consultants, providing day-to-day advice and consultancy to companies of all sizes on all HR and employment law matters. We’ll help you achieve legal compliance and best practice so you'll be able to get the most from your people without threat of disputes or legal action. Read our blog for insights and expert opinion from our trainers.

Not sure what training you need? We recommend our HR professional development training programme to help HR professionals increase the depth of their knowledge.

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Advanced employment law

Duration
2 days
Members
£510 +VAT
Non Members
£710 +VAT

This two-day advanced employment law course is ideal for HR professionals who already have a basic working knowledge of employment law issues and wish to develop their knowledge of the most challenging subjects. Learning methods used during this course include case studies and group exercises.

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Dates & Locations

26-27 September 2017 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Apprenticeship Levy – Managing your Digital Apprenticeship Service (DAS) account

Duration
1 hour
Price
This is a free event

EEF’s Policy and Apprenticeship team, come together with the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to take employers through the next important step of the Apprenticeship Levy – the new Digital Apprenticeship Service.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Employee ill health: active management for effective outcomes

Duration
1 day
Members
£295 +VAT
Non Members
£345 +VAT

How to reduce the impact of employee mental and physical ill health and sickness absence on your business, whilst minimising legal risks.

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Dates & Locations

26 June 2017 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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28 June 2017 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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28 June 2017 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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28 June 2017 Holiday Inn Reading South
Reading
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29 June 2017 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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Gender pay gap reporting: how to comply

Duration
half day
Members
£245 +VAT
Non Members
£295 +VAT

We explain the legal requirements for gender pay gap reporting.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

HR professional development training programme

Duration
12 days
Members
£1495 +VAT
Non Members
£1795 +VAT

This innovative training programme provides a unique opportunity for HR professionals and managers to increase the depth of their expertise in all key areas of HR and to share knowledge and network with other delegates. Each session is coordinated and managed by a highly experienced EEF HR adviser with current best practice knowledge gained from delivering practical HR consultancy to a range of clients. The EEF adviser will act as a mentor to delegates over a 12 month period and monitor progress. The programme is conducted over 12 half-days over a 12 month period. It is delivered through small discussion groups and workshops, ensuring closer tuition to promote personalised, applied learning.

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Dates & Locations

06 October, 03 November, 01 December 2017; 05 January, 02 February, 02 March, 06 April, 04 May, 01 June, 06 July, 03 August, 07 September 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Introduction to Human Resources

Duration
5 days
Members
£1125 +VAT
Non Members
£1375 +VAT

This five-day course aims to provide an update on legislation for experienced HR professionals, and an introduction to HR to new practitioners. It will inform delegates of the knowledge and skills they need to provide support and guidance to managers at all levels within their organisation.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Member Briefing: Employment Law Updates

Duration
half a day - morning
Price
This event is for EEF members only

Employment Law Updates provide delegates with greater understanding of imminent changes in employment law and clarification of new case law through discussion. Free to attend for members.

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Dates & Locations

19 September 2017 Cams Hall
Fareham
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19 September 2017 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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19 September 2017 The Granary Hotel Kidderminster
Kidderminster
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20 September 2017 EEF Bridgend office
Bridgend
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20 September 2017 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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20 September 2017 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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21 September 2017 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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21 September 2017 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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21 September 2017 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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21 September 2017 Sittingbourne - Sweeep Kuusakoski Ltd
Sittingbourne
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22 September 2017 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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25 September 2017 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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25 September 2017 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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26 September 2017 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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26 September 2017 GreenPark Conference Centre
Reading
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26 September 2017 Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham
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26 September 2017 The Moat House Acton Trussel
Acton Trussel
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27 September 2017 Lindum House Lincoln
Lincoln
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27 September 2017 Norwich - Hethel Engineering Centre of Excellence
Norwich
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27 September 2017 Staubli UK Ltd Telford
Telford
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28 September 2017 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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28 September 2017 Newton Abbot - Racecourse and Conference centre
Newton Abbot
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04 October 2017 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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6 October 2017 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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Pre-retirement

Duration
1 day
Members
£255 +VAT
Non Members
£299 +VAT

For anybody approaching retirement, whether voluntarily or through redundancy, this practical one-day course is designed to smooth the transition from work to retirement and make it a more enjoyable experience. The workshop is suitable for those retiring themselves, or supporting a spouse or partner through the process.

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Dates & Locations

06 September 2017
EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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27 September 2017
EEF Reading
Reading
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03 October 2017
EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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08 November 2017
EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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15 November 2017
EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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12 December 2017
EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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Ready Steady Levy: everything you need to know about the Apprenticeship Levy and how to plan for and spend it

Duration
1 day
Members
£395 +VAT
Non Members
£445 +VAT

A comprehensive look at the Apprenticeship Levy, understanding your Levy liability, and how to utilise your Levy funds to support your training and development requirements.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Shift design and implementation: the business case for change

Duration
1 day
Members
£295 +VAT
Non Members
£345 +VAT

Out of control overtime can cripple your staff costs but with an optimised shift pattern in place, employers can unlock the potential of their workforce.

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Dates & Locations

06 July, 2017 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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12 July, 2017 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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05 September, 2017 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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06 September, 2017 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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07 September, 2017 EEF Reading
Reading
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12 September, 2017 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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Stress management

Duration
1 day
Members
£245 +VAT
Non Members
£295 +VAT

This one-day course for managers, HR professionals and health and safety professionals identifies causes and symptoms of workplace stress and remedial measures to combat them. This practical course is includes scenario-based problem solving and risk assessment to enable to promote a proactive approach to stress management. This will help reduce work absence, which is frequently caused by stress-related conditions. With work related stress now high on the Health and Safety Executive’s agenda, the benefits of a proactive approach to stress management rather than a reactive approach are being increasingly recognised.

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Dates & Locations

22 September 2017 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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30 November 2017 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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07 December 2017
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Workplace mediation skills

Duration
2 days
Members
£510 +VAT
Non Members
£595 +VAT

This practical course allows delegates to understand the principles of mediation and the benefits of this approach in the workplace. It is aimed at supervisors, managers and HR practitioners. The workshop provides an opportunity to practice key skills of effective mediation in a safe role play environment. Delegates will develop confidence in managing everyday workplace conflicts and be able to reduce grievances and disputes.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.