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Chairing a Hearing

The course is designed to enable the delegate to chair a disciplinary inquiry, analyse the evidence presented and come to a determination.

  • Pricing & Payment Options

  • Duration

    • Full Time: 2 Days (08:30 – 16:00)

Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.


Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.


Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.


A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.


In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.


Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

Important Notes

  • Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  • Learnfast retains the right to change this calendar without any notification.
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order for the full amount of the training.
  • For full day courses Learnfast will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where applicable), tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at Learnfast only. Catering is not included for OnSite training and laptop is available for hire at an additional cost if required.
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via fax or email at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  • Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  • Learnfast suggests clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled before booking flight and accommodation. Learnfast is NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients.

Module A1 – Labour Law Fundamentals

The various sources of Labour Law such as:

  • The Constitution (Basic Overview).
  • The Labour Relations Act (Basic Overview).
  • The Basic Conditions Of Employment Act (Basic Overview).
  • The Employment Equity Act (Basic Overview).
  • The Skills Development Act (Basic Overview).
  • The Occupational Health & Safety Act.

The legal route that labour law disputes can take.

The fundamental basics of labour law such as:

  • The Burden of Proof
  • Types of Hearings
  • Types of Dismissal
  • Fairness

Sources of the rule

Module C1 – Basic Overview of Misconduct

  • What is Misconduct?
  • The Investigation (Brief Overview).
  • Suspension (Brief Overview + Example).
  • Misconduct Charges (Brief Overview + Example).
  • What is a Misconduct Inquiry.
  • Possible Inquiry Outcomes.
  • Progressive Discipline (Brief Overview + Examples).
  • Identifying 10 Common Types Of Misconduct Discussed

Module C2 – The Misconduct Inquiry

  • The Rights of The Accused Employee
  • The Representative of the Accused Employee
  • The Chairperson
  • The Interpolator / Translator
  • The Initiator
  • Witnesses
  • Human Resources
  • The Procedure of the Misconduct Inquiry
  • Misconduct Hearing Diagram

Module C4 – Witness Interaction & Evidence Analysis

  • Attributes of a Witness
  • Witness Interaction
  • Evidence In Chief
  • Leading Questions
  • Cross-Examination
  • Re-Examination
  • Types of Evidence
  • Analyzing Evidence
  • Reaching a Verdict
  • Consistency
  • Formulating Sanction
  • Chair Persons Checklist
  • The Finding Document

Module D1 – Poor Work Performance

  • What is Poor Work Performance?
  • Difference - Poor Work Performance vs Negligence
  • Common Causes of Poor Work Performance
  • What is a PIP

Module E1 – Incapacity For Ill Health and Injury

  • What is an incapacity for ill health or injury?
  • Important aspects of incapacity for ill health or injury
  • The incapacity for ill health or injury procedure
  • Procedure for Temporary & Permanent Incapacity
  • The Incapacity Investigation
  • What is a valid medical certificate

Module F1 – The Grievance Procedure

  • What is a Grievance Procedure:
  • Lodging a Grievance:
  • The Informal Procedure:
  • The Formal Procedure:
  • Formal Grievance Procedure Diagram
    No dates have been specified for this course.
    Please contact The CAD Corporation for more information and dates on this course.

By completing the below online booking, a booking confirmation will be sent out and an invoice will be generated. A place will be reserved on this course and you are expected to attend. If you require a quote first please contact Learnfast offices and speak to a sales consultant.

Chairing a Hearing

  1. By booking for this course, an invoice will be generated and you will be liable for the payment of this invoice. If you require a quote, please contact The CAD Corporation Offices.
  2. After the generation of the invoice a training confirmation will be emailed using the details provided above.
  3. The CAD Corporation retains the rights to change this calendar without any notification.
  4. Tea/coffee and a light lunch will be provided.
  5. All university students will receive a 10% discount for cash payments.
  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
  7. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.

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