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HR and employment law webinars

DBA members benefit from free registration to a wide range of webinars delivered by our HR and employment law partner, Croner. 

Hosted by knowledgeable and renowned professionals in their respective fields, Croner’s Webinar & E-Learning sessions cover HR and health & safety basics, right through to specialised training sessions including relevant legislation and key case law. 

Simply quote the DBA scheme number, which can be found in the Members’ Area, when registering. 

September webinar schedule

scott-webb-obkbq4z3cua-unsplashContracts of employment – The basics | 10am to 11am 4th Sept |  10am to 11am 5th Sept

  • Define what is meant by a ‘Contract of Employment’
  • Understand the legalities of a ‘Contract of Employment’
  • Understand the ‘terms’ of an employment contract
  • Understand how different types of contract require different terms

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Demystifying SSP |  10am to 11am 11th Sept |  10am to 11am 12th Sept

  • The 4 important checks to make before paying SSP
  • The documentation required to pay SSP
  • Common questions about SSP explained
  • An opportunity to ask questions

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Family friendly entitlements including shared parental leave |  10am to 11am 18th Sept |  10am to 11am 19th Sept

  • Entitlements of pregnant employees
  • Maternity, leave and pay
  • Adoption leave and pay
  • Ordinary paternity leave and pay
  • Shared parental leave and pay
  • Time off for dependents
  • Flexible working

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Lone Working |  10am to 11am 27th Sept 

  • Understand the employer’s duty of care to lone workers and consider some of the issues involved when assessing lone working 

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Remember to quote the DBA scheme number when registering, to access the webinar for free. 

View details of all September webinars: webinar-schedule-09-19-september-2019

October webinar schedule

joseph-tury-nlorla3wrew-unsplash-copyEnsuring equality in the workplace | 10am to 11am 2nd Oct | 10am to 11am 3rd Oct

  • Current protection against discrimination in the workplace
  • Analysis of protected characteristics
  • The key areas to pay attention to
  • Recent cases at Tribunal



Gender pay gap reporting | 10am to 11am 9th Oct | 10am to 11am 10th Oct

  • An overview of the gender pay gap
  • The need for gender pay gap reporting


Disciplinary and appeal procedure | 10am to 11am 16th Oct | 10am to 11am 17th Oct

  • Why formal disciplinary action is necessary
  • The importance of following disciplinary procedures
  • Applying consistency and fairness
  • The authority levels for taking action
  • How to prepare for a hearing
  • The appeal process


Health and safety leadership | 10 to 11am 25th October 

  • Why manage health and safety?
  • The benefits of good health and safety 
  • Leadership principles and Director/Manager responsibilities 
  • Health and safety culture – think differently 


Remember to quote the DBA scheme number when registering, to access the webinar for free. 

View details of all October webinars: webinar-schedule-10-19-october-2019-associations

HR and employment helpline for DBA members

charisse-kenion-m-3qjn7ponm-unsplash-copyDBA members benefit from a free business support advice line operated by Croner, giving you unlimited access to a team of highly experienced, professional consultants who can provide practical, reliable HR and employment advice. 

Details available in the Members’ Area.

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