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Managing HR Investigations

Training dates throughout the year:

Wed, 25 Sep 2024
Virtual, Online
Virtual, Online
Tue, 12 Nov 2024
Virtual, Online
Virtual, Online

This interactive masterclass will ensure managers understand the legal and practical requirements relating to investigations within their organisations. Attendees will be given the opportunity to share their own experiences and have their particular questions answered.

This workshop will include:

  • An overview of current disciplinary and grievance laws

  • The ACAS Code of Practice

  • Risks and consequences

  • A structured approach to managing investigations

  • Roles

  • Suspension

  • Investigation interviews

  • Analysing the evidence

  • Making the decision and options available

  • The investigation report

  • Making recommendations


At the end of this masterclass attendees will have the confidence and ability to:

  • Manage an investigatory process

  • Make clear judgments and decisions on when to commence a formal investigation and what action to take following its conclusion.

  • Judge when and when not to suspend an employee prior to or during an investigation.

  • Structure an effective investigation by using the appropriate questions and techniques.

  • Establish key facts on which to base decisions.

  • Appreciate the contents and importance of an investigation report

  • Identify and categorise an issue within the distinctions of conduct, capability and attendance.

  • Be able to better prepare, plan and carry out an effective hearing

Facilitated by:

Sue West

Senior Human Resources professional

In-house Training

This course can be held at your organisation for up 25 delegates, we can tailor the content to suit your organisation and CPD needs of your staff. Led by experienced and highly rated trainers, in-house training works out cost-effective for groups and saves travel time.

Contact katym@hc-uk.org.uk with your requirements for further information and a quote.

In-house Training

Fee Options

Virtual NHS, Schools, Care and Public Sector



(Prices in brackets include VAT)


Additional delegate discount:

A discount of 15% will be applied to fees for any extra delegates.

Online discount:

A discount of 10% will be applied if you pay using the website.

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Wed, 25 Sep 2024
Virtual, Online
Virtual, Online
Tue, 12 Nov 2024
Virtual, Online
Virtual, Online

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