Practical Tribunal Skills
This one day practical tribunal skills course is designed to help employers understand the Tribunal process.
Conducted by EEF’s senior legal team, attendees will learn how to prepare for a tribunal, including the construction of witness statements, the cross examination of witnesses and a discussion of the Tribunal's decision.
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Documents and witness statements will be provided to participants in order to allow the proceedings to be followed closely.
The proceedings will be frozen at various points to allow step-by-step explanation of the process and to give the opportunity to ask questions.
Course participants will observe the proceedings and will be able to put forward their views on the evidence and the outcome.
Who should attend?
This course will be of benefit to anyone who will be attending a tribunal in the future, think they may have to attend one, or would simply like to know what happens.
There is no assessment but delegates receive a certificate of attendance.
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Benefits of attending:
By the end of the workshop, delegates will:
- Understand the mechanics of an employment tribunal
- Be able to improve the confidence of witnesses
- Understand how to properly prepare for a tribunal
Enhance their chances of a successful outcome
By completing this course delegates will gain a good understanding of these key HR areas and be able to recognise what they can and cannot do/say and consequently reduce both business and personal risks.