Employment law & HR training for business 

All of the Ashtons HR Consulting training courses run during January 2018 were rated 4/5 or 5/5 by all delegates.

Your managers are key to delivering results through your people, but how confident are they in dealing with people management issues, particularly when things go wrong in the employment relationship? 

Ashtons HR Consulting trainers have significant experience of HR and employment issues in both the public and private sectors – we deliver engaging, interactive sessions with high levels of positive feedback from our clients.

We offer a range of programmes to meet your needs:

Full day / half day workshops

Our workshops for Operational Managers are designed to help them understand the legal background and to give them the confidence to handle people issues effectively, using the appropriate procedures and soft skills.

We offer a range of topics including the following:

Leadership / Management Development

We can offer a range of modular development programmes for new / aspiring team leaders or supervisors.

Personal Development

Insights Discovery – improved self-awareness for reduced conflict in the workplace. We are approved practitioners.


How can we help?

If you have an enquiry or you would like to find out more about our services, why not contact us?

0333 222 0989

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When ‘Banter’ crosses over into abuse

22/11/2018

“It’s just a bit of bants!” If you work in any kind of environment, from an office to a building site, you’ll be familiar with the term ‘banter’. It’s......

If it’s broke, be sure to fix it

22/11/2018

In August 2018, the Government announced a crackdown on rogue directors seeking to trade insolvent companies. With high profile businesses still domin......

“Are pre-termination negotiations admissible as evidence in unfair dismissal claims?”

30/10/2018

In 2013 the Government introduced the concept of a “protected conversation” under section 111A of the Employment Rights Act 1996.Section 111A allows a......

When “it’s just office banter” might be a defence

29/10/2018

The case of Evans v Xactly Corporation Limited considered questions of disability and race discrimination, with the Claimant bringing procee......

Ashtons HR Consulting Brochure

26/01/2018

Our team offers an ‘end-to-end’ service as it consists of both HR professionals and experienced employment lawyers.

Ashtons HR Training

26/01/2018

We offer practical and engaging in-house employment law and HR training courses for managers of staff at all levels.

Ashtons Employment Services Details

26/01/2018

Keeping up to date with HR legislation and other regulations whilst maintaining the day job is always a challenge. This is where we can help.

Case Study - Employee Investigations

08/12/2017

Sometimes a client will request our support as an independent investigator into either disciplinary or grievance issues. This can be helpful where the......

Case Study - Recruitment and Interim Management

08/12/2017

We recently had a client whose HR Manager announced that she had decided to move to a new company after 15 years’ service with our client. As it had b......

Case Study - TUPE advice and redundancy consultation

08/12/2017

With a TUPE specialist in the Ashtons HR Consulting team, we tend to get involved in a number of these technically complex legal projects. In one re......

Case Study - Sickness absence management

08/12/2017

The management of sickness absence can be one of the most time-consuming aspects of people management. One of our clients had an issue with an employe......

Is veganism about to become a 'philosophical belief' and therefore a protected characteristic under the Equality Ac… https://t.co/UNaN0BB5EH
Another #worker status case - @AddisonLeeCabs have just lost their appeal in the Employment Appeal Tribunal, who ag… https://t.co/BPXADHee9U
Office banter or #discrimination claim waiting to happen? See @j_piper1 's article on recent case law in this area: https://t.co/6BvOSlSvTJ