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The world of work can be both rewarding and challenging for employers and employees across Yorkshire and the Humber. When it comes to employing people, Acas Yorkshire and Humber provide a comprehensive range of services to help organisations succeed. We work with you to provide tried and tested practical solutions to support organisations and working life through better employment relations.

Fiona Williams, Director, Acas Yorkshire and Humber

Acas Mock Events

Acas are hosting our popular Mock Employment Tribunal events, aimed at giving you an in-depth view of how to prepare for and confidently handle Employment Tribunal cases.

Mock Employment Tribunal - 27 November - Sheffield, 22nd January - York & 18th March - Doncaster, £255 including lunch.

This event will cover:

  • presenting a claim
  • the importance of the ET forms
  • the conciliation process
  • settlements and COT3's
  • choosing witnesses
  • preparing for the hearing
  • giving evidence
  • cross examination
  • the role of the Judge and Side Members
  • burden of proof
  • Tribunal awards and costs

We are delighted to be joined by Irwin Mitchell LLP who have a wide experience of case law and will be sharing their knowledge and expertise throughout the day.

Expert Acas training to help you to get it right

We run training events throughout the region. We also run tailored in-house events for organisations that are based around your own company's procedures, policies and training needs.

Take a look at what's coming up near you:

Mediation skills for managers - 3rd October, Leeds
Managing extreme persistent & difficult workplace behaviours - 9th October, Leeds
Managing discipline & grievance - 10th October, Sheffield
The Acas framework for effective leadership - 15th October, Leeds
Absence management & return to work interviews - 18th October, Leeds
Mental Health in the workplace: skills for managers - 21st October, Hull
Simplifying TUPE in a day: understand the rules and avoid the pitfalls - 22nd October, York

See our full programme of events for Yorkshire and the Humber or contact us via our online enquiry form, if you would like more information or would like to discuss arranging in-house training for your staff.

To find out more about our training and business services call our Customer Services Team on 0300 123 1150 or complete our Customer contact form.

Find out more about the support Acas offers to organisations large and small on our Case studies page or view further details of Acas Workshops, projects and business solutions.

Expert advice

Our team of trainers, advisers and mediators work with some of Yorkshire and the Humber's largest private and public sector employers. Our unique insight into Britain's workplaces brings a wealth of experience and fresh ideas that can help you to improve business performance.

Our expert advisers can help you to review your policies, deal with difficult behaviours or bullying, set up works councils and employee forums, handle redundancies, tackle absence, improve staff engagement and much more. Further information is available on our Training Courses, Workshops and Projects page, or by emailing our Customer Services Team, or telephoning them on 0300 123 1150.

Have you considered workplace mediation as a way forward?

Mediation is a voluntary and confidential form of alternative dispute resolution. Acas can provide expert mediators to help resolve workplace conflict, train your managers in essential mediation skills or even set up your own in-house mediation capability. Find out more about Mediation or call 0300 123 1150 to arrange a meeting with your local Acas mediator.

Keep in touch

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Where to find the Acas Yorkshire and Humber regional office

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