HR for non HR Managers

This course will give you practical HR information and techniques to help you manage and motivate your team. You will come away with an awareness of HR legislation and best practice in relation to your role as a line manager.

Wed 20 Sep 2017 9:30am - 4:30pm London
CCT Venues Barbican

CCT Venues Barbican


  Aldersgate House, 135-137 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4JA


  0207 776 4794

Located next door to Barbican tube station.  


Exit Barbican tube station and turn right.  Barbican CCT Venues is located next door but 1 to the tube station, on the corner of the road.  Download full details here.


There is an NCP car park only minutes away on Aldersgate Street near the Museum of London roundabout, which charges £3.50 per hour or £21 for  a full day.

There is an NCP car park  minutes away on Aldersgate Street near the Museum of London roundabout, which charges £3.50 per hour or £21 for a full day.


The closest hotels are:

Citadines Aparthotel, Barbican (3 minute walk on the same road).

Malmaison (4 minute walk)

Rookery Hote (5 minute walk)


*Two delegates £460.00 per delegate.

New fromSep2017


Line Managers often need to use HR legislation and skills to ensure the success of their team, but many do not have clear and up to date HR knowledge.

HR for non HR Managers will explain the basics of HR best practice and employment legislation, framed in a way that links to the different elements of your day to day role as a manager.  It will cover recruitment and retention, your responsibilities as a manager of staff, and will give clarity on when to consult your HR team.

What you'll learn

An understanding of HR best practice and essential legislation you will need to comply with in your role as a manager, specifically covering the following areas:

  • Effective recruitment
  • Strategies for retaining and engaging staff, increasing team and organisational success
  • How to performance manage staff and give feedback
  • Discipline and termination of contracts
  • When to tackle HR issues yourself and when to consult HR

Who is it for?

Any manager with responsibility for recruiting or managing staff, who wants to understand HR best practice and legislation and how it fits with their role.

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Your facilitator

Emma Walker-Cotton

Emma is an award winning trainer specialising in leadership development.  She has over 20 years' experience of training design and delivery in both the public and private sector, including working as a director for a large housing association and for Amnesty International.

Emma is passionate about individuals having the opportunity to fulfil their potential and creates a positive, fun and stimulating learning environment. She always ensures that participants leave the day with practical skills they can use in their organisation. Emma has an MSc in Organisational Psychology and is qualified in running Psychometrics through the British Psychological Society.

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