Uncertain and changing economies have put increasing pressures on both employers and unions. If you’re involved with labour relations, it’s more important than ever to have a solid understanding of the law to work from.
Now in its eighth successful year, The Osgoode Certificate in Labour Law provides a comprehensive and practical overview of Ontario labour law.
Designed to meet the needs of labour relations and human resource professionals, union representatives, labour relations consultants, in-house counsel or anyone else involved with labour relations issues, this program provides comprehensive tools, accredited CPD hours, and a Certificate from one of the common-law world’s pre-eminent schools.
Over five intensive one-day modules, an expert faculty representing management, union and government perspectives will explore the key concepts of labour law and how they play out in real-world contexts. This is a unique opportunity to get not only a comprehensive overview but also “drill down” into the key issues and challenges that are likely to come across your desk. There will be an emphasis on the practical, and classes will be taught using a blended-delivery method that includes lectures, panel discussions, case studies and interactive workshops. You’ll also receive materials prepared by the speakers that will provide a valuable ongoing resource. Areas include:
This program has been approved for 35 continuing professional development (CPD) hours under Section A3 of the continuing professional development (CPD) log of the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA).
Fees include attendance, program materials, lunch and break refreshments for each of the 4 days of the program. The price does not include accommodations. Please inquire about financial assistance. Fees paid by individuals are eligible for a tuition tax credit. Dress is business casual.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
You will receive a certificate upon completion of The Osgoode Certificate in Advanced Human Resources Law For Senior HR Executives. Participants must attend all program modules and pass the in-class assessment to receive a certificate.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 21 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 21 days notice, a $150 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
Have questions? Read our FAQs.
Questions on program registration?
Please contact the Registration Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions on the program content?
Please contact the Program Lawyer:
Paul Truster at email@example.com
March 7, 19, April 2, 23 & May 16, 2019
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$3,995 plus HST
Public Sector Rate:
$3,495 plus HST
Registration for this program is now closed.
Approved by HRPA for 35 Continuing Professional Development hours
“Great overview of fundamentals, with some in-depth sections as well … very good balance in content of overview of fundamentals and opportunity for more in-depth discussion at points”
Tim Maguire, Past President, CUPE Local 79, Toronto
“Content was excellent…learned many valuable things”
Judy Finlayson, Compliance Specialist – BASF Canada Inc.
“Very relevant to my workplace and role at work… the Keynote speaker was extremely knowledgeable… the case law and or experiences from cases that the presenters bring are extremely interesting and valuable”
AJ Ryland, City of Ottawa (OC Transpo), Program Manager, Employee Operations
If you require accommodations in downtown Toronto, OsgoodePD has arranged Corporate Rates with several hotels within walking distance of our downtown conference centre.
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