Two-Day Basic Training Course

Fundamentals for a Successful HR Career

Monday, May 11 – Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Registration Fee: $525


Start your career in Human Resources on the right foot! This two-day crash course in all things HR is the perfect first step to navigating your new field. With five comprehensive modules on key topics, taught by top HR leaders in Maine and a team of legal experts, you’ll leave the Samoset confident and armed with professional knowhow.  And, you’ll enjoy a taste of the Convention on Tuesday, including keynoter Catherine Carr, an HR Leader from Doctors Without Borders. If you think you have challenges – imagine hiring nurses in the middle of a civil war in Syria.

This program includes: Monday breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Tuesday breakfast and lunch, a Convention keynote, conference receptions, access to a Samoset overnight room on Sunday and Monday evenings, and most important – the following Learning Modules:

  1. Develop Your HR Network & Reputation
  2. Dive Into the Employee Life Cycle: HR Skills and Overview
  3. Build Your Employment Law Knowledge Base
  4. HR/Business Follies: Mistakes I’ve Made So You Don’t Have To!
  5. Making Sense of the Overlap of ADA, FMLA, and Workers’ Compensation

Faculty: David Pease, Catherine MacLaren, Peter Lowe, Eamonn Hart, Julie Develin, Sarah Newell, and Rebecca LaPierre.

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