Unpaid and Shared Parental Leave

Regular price $33.00 USD
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What is Unpaid and Shared Parental Leave?

During pregnancy and the period following childbirth both mothers and fathers receive a significant degree of legal protection against workplace disadvantage. This protection seeks to avoid discrimination, work stress and financial difficulty through anti-discrimination law, statutory entitlements to leave and financial benefits. In return, those concerned have responsibilities, primarily in respect of keeping their employer notified of their wishes and intentions.

Who is the Unpaid and Shared Parental Leave Course Suitable For?

This online Unpaid and Shared Parental Leave course is suitable for:

  • HR Staff
  • Line managers
  • All those needing to understand maternity and paternity benefits and family-friendly legislation

What's Included in the Unpaid and Shared Parental Leave Course?

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the difference between unpaid and shared parental leave
  • Acknowledge the legal rights and responsibilities of parents in respect of parental leave
  • Outline how shared parental leave works

Course Duration

15 minutes

    Available In

    Mixed Media (audio/video elements with subtitles)   

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