Course Description

This two-day day professional development course is devoted to covering all the major areas of human resources for non-profit managers, supervisors and leaders. This will be an interactive and practical session covering the basics of each topic area below:

•    strategic versus operational HR strategy
•    HR planning and culture, mission, goals
•    job descriptions/analysis
•    effective recruitment strategies and practices
•    human rights and basic HR laws, new developments in employment law
•    effective performance management, discipline practices and termination basics
•    effective compensation plans and practices
•    employment contracts and letters of offer
•    benefits, pension overview
•    AODA, health & safety/WSIB, mental health in the workplace, workplace violence
•    onboarding and orientation and professional development
•    importance of policies, record keeping and documentation
•    current issues in HR – different generations, workplace harassment, COVID protocols, diversity and inclusion


For more information contact the Faculty of Social Work Professional Development office:

Email: fswprofessionaldevelopment@wlu.ca
Phone: 548-889-5128

Cancellations and Transfers
Be sure to carefully review our cancellation and transfer information before registering.

Website: wlu.ca/fswpd

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Human Resource (HR) Management
Th, F
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Jan 16, 2025 to Jan 17, 2025
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Registration Fee non-credit $380.00
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Instructor: Amy Beamer, BA, MEd, CHRL

Location: This Professional Development course is being held remotely through Zoom. 

Website: wlu.ca/fswpd

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