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Professional in Human Resources: Employment Legislation

Professional in Human Resources: Employment Legislation


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description

In this course, you'll explore and interpret the US laws and regulations that impact the HR Body of Knowledge. In addition, you'll learn the process of how the US constructs and then passes laws. Specifically, you'll explore labor laws and executive orders, as well as civil rights, employment, privacy and consumer protection, and federal government and agency legislation. This course can be used in preparation for the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) PHR® certification exam.



Expected Duration (hours)
2.1

Lesson Objectives

Professional in Human Resources: Employment Legislation

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • describe the US law-making process and its hierarchy
  • recognize the foundation of US federal employment legislation prior to 1990
  • recognize the foundation of US federal employment legislation after 1990
  • recall the foundational key legislation that impacts employment
  • recall the key legislation that impacts employment
  • recognize how US employment legislation protects employment privacy
  • recognize which legislation applies to federal contractors and agencies
  • recall the key executive orders
  • recognize important legislation that is used frequently in the workplace
  • Knowledge Check: Recognizing Key Employment Legislation
  • summarize the key concepts covered in this course
  • Course Number:
    bs_hr23_02_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner