Employment Standards Webinar Series

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Employment Standards Webinar Series

Are confused about your rights and responsibilities as an employee in Saskatchewan?

Do you own a company and are unsure about overtime, vacation and other employment standards rules? 

Are you a manager or HR Professional with questions about the rights and responsibilities of your staff?
 

This series of free webinars offered by the  Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety will help you learn about these employment related topics. 

The webinar schedule from April - June is listed below: 
Each webinar starts at 1:30pm and will take approximately one hour. There will be an opportunity to ask questions at the end. 

  • April 17, 2019 
    Common Employment Standards Misconceptions 
    This webinar discusses several common employment standards misconceptions dealing with minimum call-out pay, vacation pay calculations, self-employed contractors, salaried employees, and time cards and payroll records. Register here

  • May 1, 2019 
    Vacations and Vacation Pay 
    This webinar discusses vacation entitlements, the rules for taking vacations, and how to calculate vacation pay. Register here

  • May 15, 2019
    Overtime Rules
    This webinar will cover the basic overtime rules in Saskatchewan, including when overtime is earned, and exemptions and special rules. Register here

  • May 29, 2019 
    Incentive Based Pay Systems 
    This webinar is about the rules for calculating overtime for employees not paid by the hour, such as employees paid by the week, day, distance travelled, or percentage of the load. Register here


  • June 12, 2019 
    Overview of Employment Standards 
    This webinar provides an overview of the basic rules of employment under Part II of The Saskatchewan Employment Act: Employment Standards. We will discuss the rules governing pay, hours of work, vacations, public holidays, leaves, payroll records, ending employment, and administration. Register here


  • June 26, 2019 
    Rules for Employing Youth 
    This webinar reviews the rules for employing youths from 14-15 years of age. Topics include: the minimum age of employment; responsibilities of young workers; special hours of work rules during the school term; and employment standards issues affecting most young workers. Register here


  • July 10, 2019 
    Vacations and Vacation Pay 
    This webinar discusses vacation entitlements, the rules for taking vacations, and how to calculate vacation pay. Register here


Employment Standards also offers in-person presentations or custom webinars if requested. For more information email or visit their webpage.


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