How to Manage Redundancy

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Course Overview

A redundancy situation will generally occur when a decision is made that an employee's job no longer exists. This may happen for a number of reasons, for example, recession, company restructure, operations relocated or efficiency cuts.

Knowing how to manage redundancy is an essential part of a manager’s role and if not managed in the correct way redundancy can have a far reaching impact within an organisation. Redundancies can be costly, time consuming and have a negative effect on staff morale.

As a result, this online training course has been developed to provide learners with an increased understanding of how to manage redundancy, including the legal framework and the process to follow for a fair redundancy.

As a result, this online training course has been developed to provide learners with an increased understanding of how to manage redundancy, including the legal framework and the process to follow for a fair redundancy.

On completion of this Virtual College course learners will be able to:

  • Define what constitutes a redundancy
  • Describe the legal framework for redundancy
  • Explain the process of a fair redundancy
  • Describe the benefits of a systematic approach to redundancy
  • Design a fair selection criteria
  • Highlight the importance of consultation with employees
  • Identify ways in which organisations can prevent a redundancy situation
  • Consider issues which will impact on redundancy pay entitlement
  • Be aware of an employee’s entitlement to appeal

Course Details

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Outcomes
  • Introduction to Redundancy
  • Consulting Employees
  • Selection
  • Suitable Alternative Employment
  • Redundancy Payment
  • Appeals

Accreditation

The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Certification

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

Duration

Approximately 1 - 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at managers who may have responsibility for making posts redundant.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.