HR Fundamentals: Progressive Disciplinary Action Guide

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Course features
  • Category: Human Resources
  • Course Length: 10 minutes
  • Series: Fundamentals
  • Video Length: 4.5 minutes
  • Author: The URL dr
  • Resources: Just Cause for Disciplinary Action Checklist
Course overview
In this micro course, you’ll learn how to take appropriate and constructive disciplinary action. You’ll also learn about the different disciplinary steps available to you as well as a few rules to produce more positive outcomes.
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course learning objectives
  • Identify what disciplinary actions are and why they are important
  • Identify 5 steps of disciplinary action
  • Examine legal protection in disciplinary actions
  • Apply 3 rules for producing positive outcomes
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Certification included
Downloadable certificate upon completion.

Correcting and guiding behavior with disciplinary actions

"Progressive Disciplinary Action Guide" assists HR professionals in dealing with sensitive matters including disciplining or firing employees. While you may not look forward to these tasks, the best HR professionals use disciplinary action as a positive communication tool. They use it to correct and guide behavior—not to punish employees. At the end of the lesson is a checklist to help you determine if you have just cause for taking disciplinary action. 
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Skills you'll learn in this course

Human Resources Compliance

Record Keeping

Human Resources Administration

Kim Merritt

Kim Merritt, The URL dr, has been teaching and training the business community for over thirty years. Her company's line of business soft skill micro courses are a quick and effective way to master a new competency in fifteen minutes or less. 
Patrick Jones - Course author