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.

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Drug Alcohol Gambling and Mental Health Awareness Training Day

Duration
1 day
Members
£220 +VAT
Non Members
£250 +VAT

This one day programme has been designed for employers and their employees to have an awareness of and the tools to identify issues with; alcohol, drugs, gambling and mental health – and to give you the skills to provide early interventions.

The issues identified through this programme are designed to support the companies existing process and is unique as it brings together four key areas into one condensed programme.

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Dates & Locations

4 December 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

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

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.

Gender pay gap reporting: lessons learned and next steps

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

We explain the legal requirements for gender pay gap reporting. We will also consider 2018 figures reported, and lessons learned, by employers so far.

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Dates & Locations

5 February 2019 EEF Bridgend office
Bridgend
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6 February 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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6 February 2019 Newton Abbot - Racecourse and Conference centre
Newton Abbot
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6 February 2019 Regus Cambourne
Cambridge
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7 February 2019 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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7 February 2019 Royal Berkshire Conference Centre
Reading
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12 February 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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12 February 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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13 February 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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13 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

HR professional development training programme

Duration
6 full days or 12 half 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 6 full days over 6 months or 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

Programme structure – 1 x day session per month for 6 months - 9-5pm
10 December 2018, 14 January, 8 February, 18 March, 15 April, 8 May 2019
EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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Progamme structure - 1 x day session per month for 6 months - 9-5pm
19 February, 21 March, 17 April, 14 May, 13 June, 24 July 2019
EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

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

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.

Practical GDPR for HR professionals: what will change in your day job?

Duration
1 day
Members
£395 +VAT
Non Members
£450 +VAT

This practical seminar looks at the impact of the new data protection law on typical situations faced by HR during the employment lifecycle, from recruitment to termination.

Course details

Dates & Locations

22 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Reading
Reading
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22 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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23 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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29 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) Belfry Hotel
Cambridge
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29 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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29 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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29 November 2018 (9.30am registration for 9.45am start, 3.30pm finish) EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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05 Dec 2018 EEF Bridgend office
Bridgend
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14 January 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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15 January 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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16 January 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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16 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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17 January 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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22 January 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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24 January 2019 EEF Birmingham office
Birmingham
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24 January 2019 Newton Abbot - Racecourse and Conference centre
Newton Abbot
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Dates TBC Reading TBD
Reading
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30 January 2019 EEF Bridgend office
Bridgend
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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

22 January 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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13 March 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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6 June 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Safeguarding Prevent and British Values

Duration
1 day
Members
£220 +VAT
Non Members
£250 +VAT

Designed to give candidates an overview of Safeguarding, Prevent and British Values. This course will support our employers and apprentices by giving them an understanding of issues that are prevalent to young people and will enable them to support and continue this within the workplace.
This is a unique course as it will be pitched for employers and not educational establishments.
The course is aimed at companies who have recruited apprentices or are planning to. This will enable them to have an understanding of safeguarding and feel confident in helping to safeguard apprentices and young people.

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Dates & Locations

29 November 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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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

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.

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

4 December 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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22 January 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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9 April 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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29 April 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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14 May 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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24 June 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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10 September 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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30 September 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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19 November 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

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.

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