Staffing for Staffing Specialists - Part 1 (P801)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 37:30 hours

The Public Service Employment Act (PSEA) is designed to facilitate recruitment by offering flexibility to departments and agencies while respecting fairness, transparency, accessibility and representativeness. This course (part 1 of 2) provides staffing specialists with an opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills associated with legislative, administrative and values-based decision-making frameworks. Participants will learn how to provide sound advice on human resources (HR) issues related to staffing.

Topics include:

  • staffing context
  • legal aspects of staffing
  • appointment framework
More about this course
  • Topics: Human resources; Building the workforce; Operational effectiveness
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Human Resources professionals
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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