Fully Accredited Program 2024 Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law

The Fair Work Legislation is one of Australia’s most significant employment laws, and the constantly evolving workforce makes the legislation more complex. Recently, the Fair Work Act has undergone several vital amendments, including the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Protecting Worker Entitlements) Bill 2023. These amendments encompass significant areas such as flexible work arrangements, enterprise bargaining, enhanced protections for migrant workers, the introduction of the Right to Disconnect, and strengthened workers’ entitlements.

This certified program will provide you with the latest insights into the Fair Work Legislation and impart you with the skill sets necessary to deal with various aspects of employment law. You will learn about the latest and critical amendments to the Australia Fair Work Act 2009 and new reforms such as flexible working arrangements, the recognition of family and domestic violence as a protected attribute, extended protections for migrant workers, and updated provisions for unpaid parental leave and superannuation contributions. These changes are critical for employers to ensure a safe, respectful, and equitable workplace, free from bullying, harassment, and discrimination.

Through this program, you will acquire the skills and knowledge to navigate the complexities of employment benefits in line with the latest Fair Work Laws. You will learn how to ensure compliance with the minimum wage rate, modern award entitlements, and laws guarding against unfair dismissal and termination. The program also delves into the significant reforms affecting casual employment, the gig economy, and the establishment of minimum safe working standards.

Upon successfully completing the program, you will earn the Certification in Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law. This distinguished certification will elevate your professional credentials and demonstrate your understanding of the latest amendments and provisions in Australian employment law and expertise in managing employee disputes effectively within the legal framework. Globally demanded and recognized, this industry-recognized certification also holds lifelong validity and will offer a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in the HR industry.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 2 days of instructor-led live program and gain comprehensive insights into the latest changes and amendments to the Fair Work Act including updates in the Protecting Worker Entitlements Bill.
  • Establish robust compliance frameworks within your organization, ensuring adherence to all legal obligations and contributing to a fair, equitable, and productive workplace.
  • Attain the coveted Certification in Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law. This certification will offer a testament to your proficiency in interpreting Australia’s complex Fair Work legislation and employment law.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875

Accreditations

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This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice, and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

What Can You Expect From This Live Program

Australia’s Fair Work Legislation and Employment Laws are complex. The Fair Work Act 2009 has comprehensive and detailed provisions that can be difficult to fully understand and implement as it regulates a wide spectrum of employment arrangements across industries, which makes it challenging for employers, especially small businesses, to fully grasp all applicable laws. In addition, while the Fair Work Act sets baseline national standards, regulations can vary across Australian states and territories adding complexity.

This certified program is designed to provide a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of Australia's Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law. You will learn about the latest and critical amendments to the Australia Fair Work Act 2009 and new reforms such as flexible working arrangements, the recognition of family and domestic violence as a protected attribute, extended protections for migrant workers, and updated provisions for unpaid parental leave and superannuation contributions. These changes are critical for employers to ensure a safe, respectful, and equitable workplace, free from bullying, harassment, and discrimination.

Furthermore, this program will equip you with the skills to develop and implement effective HR policies and procedures that align with Australian employment laws. You will learn how to handle workplace investigations, manage disciplinary actions, and understand the legalities around employee entitlements and obligations. Additionally, the course will cover the complexities of Work Health and Safety obligations and the challenges of managing a culturally diverse workforce, ensuring compliance while fostering an inclusive and respectful work environment.

Upon successful completion of this program, participants will be awarded the Certification in Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law. This prestigious certification will not only enhance your professional credentials but also signify your expertise in understanding the intricacies of Australian employment law. It will empower you to establish robust compliance frameworks within your organization, ensuring adherence to all legal obligations and contributing to a fair, equitable, and productive workplace.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • Australia Fair Work Act 2009
  • Australia Employment Law Compliance
  • Dispute Management
  • Managing Fair Termination
  • Fair Dismissal Management
  • National Employment Standards’ Modern Award
  • Casual Employment Protection
  • Workplace Sexual Harassment Law
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment Compensation & Benefits
  • Family and Domestic Violence (FDV) Leave
  • Understanding Employee Rights
  • Labour Relations
  • Workplace Relations
  • Workplace Bullying and Discrimination Law
  • Industrial Relations
  • Fair Work Amendment
  • Gig Economy Worker Rights
  • Safe Working Standards
  • Sexual Discrimination Prevention
  • Employee Protection Legal Framework
  • Workplace Safety Standards

Your Faculty Director

Beverley Honig
Beverley Honig
Internationally Qualified Lawyer and Author of Best-Selling Book “Making Contracts Work”

Beverley Honig is a world-renowned speaker, lawyer, and author. She is a recipient of the prestigious Top 100 Women for Influence award by The Australian Financial Review. Currently listed in Who’s Who in Business in Australia, Beverley was also inducted into the Businesswoman Hall of Fame in 2016.

She has over 20 years’ experience as an internationally qualified lawyer who has worked in Australia, the United Kingdom, and Middle East. She also serves as a Judge for the Essential Services Commission Appeals and is the Chairman of Greenville Developments and Director of Australia Chamber of Commerce for over 20 years.

Beverley has also authored several bestselling textbooks, including “Making Contracts Works” and was a distinguished Lecturer at the University of Melbourne and Queensland University of Technology Business School. She is currently the CEO of an award-winning business consultancy, which has been honored by the Prime Minister of Israel for its outstanding contribution in forging international trade links.

2024 Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law Program Agenda

Module 1 - Overview Of The Key Changes To Australian Employment Law
Module 2 - Increases To Minimum Wage Rates For National System Employers
Module 3 - National Employment Standards’ Modern Award In Australia
Module 4 - Unfair Dismissal And Termination Protection Thresholds
Module 5 - Procedural Fairness
Module 6 - Fair Work Amendment - Same Job/Same Pay
Module 7 - Fixed Term, Flexible Work, Casual Employment And The Fair Work Act
Module 8 - Stability For Insecure Workers
Module 9 - Roadmap For Respect: Reforms To Workplace Sexual Harassment Law
Module 10 - Family And Domestic Violence (FDV) Leave

How You Will Benefit

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of the Fair Work Legislation in Australia, focusing on its significance and complexity in the evolving workforce.
  • Learn about the recent amendments to the Fair Work Act, including changes related to the definition of casual employees, unpaid parental leave, migrant workers' protection, and superannuation guarantee increments.
  • Understand the new regulations pertaining to the minimum wage rate and modern award entitlement under the Fair Work Legislation.
  • Explore the legal protections against unfair dismissal and termination of employment, as updated in the Fair Work Act.
  • Learn how to establish corporate compliance policies and resolve employment disputes in line with the newly amended laws.
  • Delve into the fundamental changes affecting casual employment, insecure workers, and the Australian gig economy, focusing on establishing minimum safe working standards.
  • Acquire skills to develop and implement HR policies and procedures that align with Australian employment laws.

Certification in Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law

Upon completion of this comprehensive program, you will earn the prestigious Certification in Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law, a globally recognized and lifelong designation that will distinguish you as an expert in current employment law, adhering to Australia's Fair Work legislation. This achievement will bolster your professional credentials, enhancing your resume and CV to showcase your comprehensive knowledge and expertise to potential employers.

Developed by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications and certified by the CPD Certification Service, this program adheres to the highest continuing professional principles, ensuring that your certification reflects your dedication to excellence in your field.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

Australia 1st Session - FULL (please register 3rd session)

Dates: 15 - 16 Apr 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 27 Mar 2024 After 27 Mar 2024
Australia Delegates AUD 2,095 AUD 2,195

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

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Australia 2nd Session - FULL (please register 3rd session)

Dates: 6 - 7 May 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 27 Mar 2024 After 27 Mar 2024
Australia Delegates AUD 2,095 AUD 2,195

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

Register Now

Australia 3rd Session

Dates: 15 - 16 May 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 27 Mar 2024 After 27 Mar 2024
Australia Delegates AUD 2,095 AUD 2,195

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies).

Register Now

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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2024 Australia Fair Work Legislation and Employment Law

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