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Managing Disciplinary Issues in the Workplace

Wed, 2 Oct 2024

Virtual, Online

This highly interactive workshop will provide learners with the tools and knowledge to manage workplace issues effectively and ensure they understand the steps required when following a disciplinary process. Learners will appreciate what is best practice as well as their legal obligations, reducing an organisation’s risk and exposure to litigation.

This workshop will include:

  • The disciplinary procedure

  • Informal vs formal process

  • Roles in the process

  • Key aspects of investigating

  • Planning and preparation

  • Structuring the meeting

  • Making your decision

  • Managing appeals

  • The legal context

  • Applying your knowledge


By attending this workshop learners will be able to

  • Handle workplace problems informally, effectively and confidently

  • Understand the steps required for dealing with disciplinary issues

  • Conduct a disciplinary meeting with a clear structure and within the law

  • Understand the legal framework when dealing with disciplinary issues

  • Foster a positive performance management approach


Kate Shepherd is a charismatic employment lawyer who specialises in online employment law training and HR consultancy. She trains and advises a diverse set of employers from small and medium sized enterprises to charities, PLCs and international companies, as well as taking board level director roles for some clients. Prior to establishing her consultancy, Kate Shepherd Associates in 2005, Kate qualified as a solicitor, and practised employment law at a senior level with a leading firm in the Midlands.

Kate is an associate for leading organisations involved in learning and development including the CIPD, Pearson Business School and MBL Seminars and has published a leading textbook “Advising Effectively on the Employment Aspects in a Corporate Transaction – A Practical Guide for Junior Lawyers”

Facilitated by:

Kate Shepherd

Managing Director

In-house Training

This course can be held at your organisation for up 25 delegates, we can tailor the content to suit your organisation and CPD needs of your staff. Led by experienced and highly rated trainers, in-house training works out cost-effective for groups and saves travel time.

Contact katym@hc-uk.org.uk with your requirements for further information and a quote.

In-house Training

Fee Options

Virtual NHS, Schools, Care and Public Sector



Virtual Voluntary sector & charities



Virtual Commercial organisations



(Prices in brackets include VAT)


Additional delegate discount:

A discount of 15% will be applied to fees for any extra delegates.

Online discount:

A discount of 10% will be applied if you pay using the website.

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