Practicalities of Managing Investigations

This course is suitable for anyone who will be involved in managing an investigation in the workplace.

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About the Programme

This course aims to provide learners with practical know-how on conducting an investigation, to be able to successfully navigate the key elements and milestones of an investigation and how to respond appropriately to an investigation.

Course Outline

1

Introduction

Responsibilities of Management, The Employment Relationship, Important Considerations
2

Pre-Planning

Preparing for a Meeting, Rules of Natural Justice, Terms of Reference
3

Allegations

Specific Allegations, Where is the Source of the Allegation?
4

Meetings

Timeframes, Objective Bias, Preparing Questions – the Funnel Method, Evidence, Suspension, Invite, Investigation Report, Outcome/Hearing Stage, Sanction, Appeal, Paper Trail
5

Other

Difficult Meetings, Top Tips, Up to Date Procedures, After Care, Summary

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a greater understanding of the investigatory processes.
  • Be confident to carry out an investigation correctly.  
  • Have a greater understanding of case law and how it shapes each investigation.
  • Have a guide on structuring questions.
  • Know the importance of maintaining a robust paper trail.

About Us

The HR Suite is managed by Caroline Reidy who has over 20 years experience in providing HR Services to business throughout Ireland. Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills and past experiences, with The HR Suite team having direct experience with virtually all industry sectors within Ireland.

The HR Suite provide outsourced HR services and Business Solutions, adding real value to your business. In the complex and ever changing human resources and employment legislation arena in Ireland, as your HR advisor we can provide you with timely and accurate advice, support and training on a comprehensive range of topics.

We can also help you maximise your team’s skills and productivity, help control your payroll budget effectively, implement HR best practice, assist with third- party and staff negotiations and ensure legal compliance. The HR Suite facilitates companies to outsource their HR and business needs in the most cost- efficient way.

Best Practice HR Training & Development

We offer best practice, up to date training and development solutions for individuals and teams. Our training offering is designed with you in mind, that is, we invest time in understanding our clients’ training needs, which enables us to deliver the best training solutions.

Get in Touch

We would love to hear from you. You can contact us as below:

 Dublin: The HR Suite, 13 Upper Baggot Street, 2nd Floor, Dublin 4. DO4 W7K5

 Kerry: The HR Suite, Pier 17, Dingle Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry. V92 R6DX (HQ)

info@thehrsuite.com+353 1 901 4335+353 66 710 2887

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