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HR and Management Masterclass


 Acas  is joined by leading experts from academia and industry for a very special day of interactive masterclasses to help you with organisational challenges, improve your skills, network with other professionals and share information.

We'll be covering topics including Appraisals, Recruitment, Improving Productivity, Conflict Resolution, latest Employment Law changes, and TUPE.

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Attend thought-provoking seminars and interactive workshops looking at some of the hot topics and perennial problems in HR and employment law.

Get top tips, practical takeaways and the unique opportunity to network, share ideas and ask questions of our experts on the issues that matter most.

This is an essential event if you work in HR or manage people.

Delegate feedback from our 2015 Masterclass in Exeter:

Best event I have ever been to – all of it was useful”

“Hugely interesting and inspirational”

“Thought provoking and informative”

 Please note: we are expecting demand to be high and spaces are limited. Book your place now to make sure that you don’t miss out.

Suitable For

HR practitioners, line managers, employee representatives and anyone interested in furthering their knowledge in this area.


The day will consist of workshops and seminars on the following topics:

Recruitment and Retention: learn how to attract and select the best candidates and find out about the common mistakes that employers make when recruiting staff – and how to avoid them.

Solving the Productivity Puzzle: one of the hot topics in HR is how to deliver increased productivity from within the workforce. In this session we’ll be looking at practical ways in which you can improve productivity levels within your organisation.

Appraisals and Performance Management: learn how to get the most from your appraisal system – ask questions and hear from our panel of experts who will be sharing their top tips for getting it right.

The Power of Language in Conflict Resolution: learn how to deal more effectively with conflict situations in the workplace in an unmissable session on language in the workplace led by Dr Rein Sikveland.

Building resilience in the modern day workplace: the fast paced, 24/7 nature of the modern workplace can take its toll on employees. Find out what part resilience can play in minimising the impact of stress, and get our practical top tips and discover the tools to help you build a more resilient workforce.

Employment law update: make sure you’re up to date by attending our session outlining recent and future legal changes and the case law that you need to know about - including holiday pay, gender pay and much more.

TUPE: an overview of the TUPE process covering best practice when preparing for a TUPE transfer, including a look at employee rights when the work they do transfers to a new employer. 

Venue The Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester   Map (opens in new window)   Date 01/03/2017    Time 10:00 - 16:00   
Price £160.00 per person    Please note our training events are VAT exempt
To book now

* Max of 4 delegates per organisation. Please call Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email if numbers exceed this or for more details about the training session.