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Want to know more about scheduling, overtime, vacation time, and layoffs? We got you covered.

  • November 4, 2016
  • Written by Meridian Admin

The Government of Saskatchewan will be hosting a series of free webinars for Saskatchewan employers, employees and other organizations employing workers in the province.

The webinar series will cover a variety of topics about Saskatchewan’s Employment Standards legislation including leaves, overtime, scheduling, payment of wages, employing young workers and more. Each webinar will take approximately 45 minutes to an hour, including time at the end of each session for questions.

Please share this information with your managers, payroll administrators, human resource consultants, supervisors or others who could benefit from a greater understanding of employment standards in Saskatchewan.

Please note that we have a maximum of 100 spots available in each session.

For more information contact the LRWS Webinar Team (LRWSWebinarTeam@gov.sk.ca) or visit (www.saskatchewan.ca/business/employment-standards).

 

Public Holidays

Wed, Nov 9, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Rules for calculating public holiday pay, overtime in a week with a holiday, and premium pay for work on a holiday. It will also review special rules and exemptions.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/444895766972851713

 

Employing Young People

Wed, Nov 23, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
The rules for employing 14- and 15-year old workers, including minimum age of employment, special rules that apply to 14 and 15 year olds, and employment standards that affect most young workers. It will also include some of the minimum age of employment rules under other legislation.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3799558519875830532

 

Overtime

Wed, Dec 7, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
When overtime applies, how overtime is paid in a week and day, overtime in modified work arrangements and permits, overtime banks, exemptions, and calculating overtime for employees not paid by the hour.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2836897606850551297

 

Vacations and Vacation Pay

Wed, Jan 11, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Vacation entitlements, the rules for taking a vacation, and vacation pay.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/70785836110416385

 

Schedules and Hours of Work

Wed, Jan 25, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Employment standards governing schedules and hours of work, Modified Work Arrangements, as well as scheduling exemptions and special rules.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3657380671287089409

 

Overview of Employment Standards

Wed, Feb 8, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
An overview of some of the main features of employment standards under Part II of The Saskatchewan Employment Act.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7892260756781709057

 

Employment Leaves

Wed, Feb 22, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Employment standards for employment leaves, including entitlements, and the types of leaves available.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5804080367497713155

 

Payment of Wages

Wed, Mar 8, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Employment standards for paying employees, providing pay stubs, and keeping payroll records.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5024618982381000964

 

Layoff and Termination

Wed, Mar 22
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Employment standards relating to ending an employment relationship including notice periods, pay instead of notice, and when notice or pay instead of notice is not required.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9098324956454214403

 

Overtime

Wed, Apr 5
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
When overtime applies, how overtime is paid in a week and day, overtime in modified work arrangements and permits, overtime banks, exemptions, and calculating overtime for employees not paid by the hour.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1163830136492453379

 

Overview of Employment Standards

Wed, Apr 19, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
An overview of some of the main features of employment standards under Part II of The Saskatchewan Employment Act.
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4342152115020851459

 

Customizable Training

If your organization is interested in working with us to develop customized webinars on specific subjects for groups of employees, please contact Terry Gove, Manager of Education Services, Employment Standards Division in Saskatoon, at 306-933-7980(terry.gove@gov.sk.ca).

Sincerely,

Webinar Team LRWS