Workplace Investigation Training Workshop

Event Details

April 20, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET

Zoom Webinar

Please note registration for this event has closed.

Fee: $350.00 plus $45.50 (13% HST)
Total $395.50 per person


This session focuses on essential investigation skills required by HR Professionals who are charged with investigating workplace incidents including:

  • workplace harassment and violence complaints
  • discrimination and harassment complaints under the Human Rights Code
  • employee misconduct, such as suspected sick leave abuse or time theft
  • health and safety complaints


The session will include instructional components, video demonstrations and discussion regarding strategies to deal with issues that can arise when conducting investigations. Attendees at this session will receive a detailed digital manual entitled, “Hicks Morley’s Guide to Conducting Investigations into Workplace Complaints.”

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, attendees will understand how to:

  • organize and conduct an efficient and effective investigation
  • get the most (and best) information out of the witnesses
  • collect, use and assess evidence, including electronic evidence
  • avoid claims and allegations that the investigation is flawed, biased or breached privacy
  • best ensure that your investigation will hold up under the scrutiny of a decision maker
  • write the report and conclude the investigation

Hicks Morley will endeavour to accommodate guests with a disability in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code guidelines and other applicable legislation.