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Complete Absence Management Masterclass

Tue, 8 Oct 2024

Virtual, Online

This interactive masterclass will provide managers with the opportunity to explore and understand the legal and practical requirements relating to managing employee absences with their organisations.

There will also be highly participative sections of the workshop focusing on real life case studies and opportunities to share experiences and have particular questions answered.


This workshop will include:

  • Absence management policies

  • Monitoring absence

  • The legal issues

  • Avoiding discrimination and acting fairly

  • Getting the most out of your return to work process

  • Short term v long term absences

  • Managing stress, health and mental well being

  • Tricky areas to watch out for


Sue is a senior Human Resources professional at Kate Shepherd Associates with over 25 years of operational and strategic HR practice in a variety of sectors including financial services, education, retail and voluntary.

Sue has a strong employment law focus and helps businesses balance their legal obligations with their commercial objectives.


  • Deal with potential problem situations quickly and effectively.

  • Fully appreciate their organisation’s absence management policies to ensure they can manage absences effectively

  • Identify and resolve absence issues in accordance with the law.

  • Be confident when managing absence and know when to seek advice.

Facilitated by:

Sue West

Senior Human Resources professional

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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