Human Resources Workplace Investigations for Employee Issues
What you'll learn
- Address immediate investigation needs.
- How to investigate common workforce issues like harassment, discrimination, theft or threats and violence.
- Help you put the right policies and procedures in place for the future.
- How to conduct the investigation through a successful eight step approach.
- Learn about investigation pitfalls.
- Benefits of an effective investigation.
- Absolutely no prior experience necessary
- You should be eager to learn about Workplace Investigations
Perhaps you have just become aware of a serious situation at your company and you are not sure how to handle it or you are an experienced investigator. This course is designed to help you address immediate investigation needs or help you put the right policies and procedures in place for the future. You will learn the benefits of an effective investigation, how to conduct the investigation through a successful eight-step approach. You will also learn about investigation pitfalls and how to investigate common workforce issues like harassment, discrimination, theft or threats and violence. Additionally, you will get some downloadable documents such as an intake/complaint form, credibility assessment form, documentation and evidence checklist, a standardized investigative report, an investigation memo for when you need to do interviews, and some quick reference job aids such as the investigation step list and investigation pitfalls. You will also learn when you need legal counsel involved and how to protect your employees and also the company.
The course is broken into nine sections:
Section I – The benefits of an effective investigation
Section II – Getting your investigation started
Section III – Gathering information and interviews
Section IV – Making and documenting decisions & conclusions
Section V – Discrimination
Section VI – Harassment
Section VII – Theft
Section VIII – Threats and violence
Section IX - Alcohol and Drugs
No matter your skill level, learn the basics or advanced techniques now
Who this course is for:
- HR professionals
- Business Leaders
- Human Resources
- Team Leads
Ben Frasier has over a decade of experience + within HR along with high level HR positions including roles at the executive level. Ben has earned the SCHRM-SCP designation and the Certified Employee Benefits Designation (CEBS) and has deep experience with HR information systems, employee relations, talent acquisition, HR business partners, benefits and compensation as having lead or is leading these functions. With an MBA and having completed Cornell University’s executive business leadership program, get ready to learn.
Ben's style is informative, engaging and adds immediate bottom line value to what you are trying to achieve.