Conducting Efficient and Effective HR Investigations

With business and legal risk looming, is more always better? Join us for the day-long, interactive workshops designed to help every HR professional–from the new to the most experienced–gain a fresh perspective on how to best conduct an efficient and effective HR investigation.

Instructor

Jill Sopha

Jill Sopha

Mediator Jill Hamill Sopha is Owner and Managing Director of Sopha Mediation LLC, a company dedicated to helping employers and employees avoid and/or find alternatives to workplace disputes and litigation through mediation. Jill is a seasoned employment attorney (J.D.) and ... read more

Who Should Attend

  • New and Experienced HR Professionals who conduct investigations
  • Supervisors, compliance employees and other individuals who regularly conduct HR investigations
  • Trainers who teach investigation techniques to HR professionals and other employees

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

After attending this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify When and How to Conduct an HR Investigation
  • Efficiently Plan the Investigation including Identifying the Investigation Objectives
  • Effectively Conduct the Investigation
  • Properly Close Out and Document the Investigation

Course Outline/Topics

Agenda:

Morning Session

  • To investigate or not?
  • Strategically planning the investigation
  • Identifying “the right” investigation objectives
  • Identifying key documents and witnesses

Afternoon Session

  • Conducting the investigation
  • Efficient and effective witness interviews
  • Effective documentation
  • Communicating the results

Closing the investigation

Notes

Students will be asked to come prepared to share one particularly complex or difficult investigation scenario (made generic for discussion; approximately 5 minutes)

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Date: Tue., Dec 11

Time: 8:30am-4pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Jill Sopha

Fee:

$845 by Tue., Nov. 27.
$895 after Tue., Nov. 27.

CEUs: 0.7

Enrollment Limit: 25

Program Number: 5040-10973

Registration Deadline: Tue., Dec. 11

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