Independent Contractor or Employee – Getting the Distinction Right

This session expands on our webinar session of the same name, and includes case studies and a take-away tool kit.

Many businesses enjoy the flexibility that contract labour can bring to the operation. However, the law around who is a true independent contractor as opposed to an employee is complex and the consequences for getting it wrong are expensive.

 This session will examine:

  • Differences between employees and independent contractors
  • Why the distinction is important
  • Recent decisions and the impact on employers
  • How to reduce the risks in the way you hire

 Who should attend?

  • HR professionals
  • Business owners
  • Line managers and supervisors

 Session format

  • Case Studies
  • Individual & Group Exercises
  • Group Discussion

 Session Duration

  • Half Day