Unfair dismissal - an overview for managers online course


The law surrounding “unfair dismissal” impacts substantially on the way in which managers, who have responsibility for “employees”, are able to run any business or organisation effectively.

Price: £35 + VAT

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What you will gain

This course will provide you with a greater understanding of the basic legal and practical issues surrounding the concept of ‘unfair dismissal’, from a manager’s perspective.

Course content

By the end of this course, you will have a greater understanding of:

  • the legal principles surrounding unfair dismissal: 
    • the five potentially fair reasons for dismissal
    • fairness in the circumstances
    • automatically unfair dismissals
    • the usual pre-requisites for the right to claim unfair dismissal
  • practical issues involving potential claims of unfair dismissal:
    • remedies
    • settling a potential dispute
    • how to manage the workforce to  try and prevent future claims of unfair dismissal


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  • Leadership and management
  • Online learning
  • Law and regulation

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