Description HR Boot Camp is a two-day virtual seminar taking place online from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. From your desktop or favorite device, engage with our California employment law experts as they present live from our studio and answer your questions submitted via Zoom.Two-Day Virtual Seminar Dates and Times Please note: There is no recording associated with this virtual seminar so be sure to attend the live training. Item HRBC5Thursday, May 6, 2021, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PT (Part 1)Friday, May 7, 2021, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PT (Part 2) Seminar Description Are you new to HR or just in need of a refresher? CalChamber’s HR Boot Camp can bring you up to speed so that your company responds appropriately to California’s complex labor laws. This popular training event covers essentials of the employment life cycle, from hiring through termination. Our compliance experts will coach you on the basics and provide clear explanations of common requirements, policies, and best practices. They’ll also delve into issues surrounding COVID-19 and the ways it may impact your workforce and business functions. In two lively sessions, the HR Boot Camp forum will show you how to avoid HR mistakes, meet challenges with greater confidence, and better prepare for today’s changing workplace by helping you work smarter, not harder. Specific Topics Hiring, including Form I-9 verification and criminal background checks Discipline and termination Layoffs vs. furloughs and employment notice requirements Wage and hour; exempt and nonexempt classifications Meal and rest break requirements Leaves of absence basics, including paid sick leave New changes to the California Family Rights Act (CFRA) Cal/OSHA COVID-19 reporting requirements COVID-19 leave laws and workplace safety requirements Discrimination and harassment Independent contractor compliance Policies and best practices Learn HR’s role in an employee’s journey within your company — and the fundamentals of managing employees by the book.Product Features Comprehensive overview of the employment life cycle Presented by CalChamber’s top employment law experts Mobile-optimized for viewing on tablets and smartphones Ability to submit questions online throughout the virtual seminar Downloadable slides and supplemental training material This virtual seminar offers information only and does not serve as or replace legal advice.