Free Webinars hosted by experts for MIA Members


The MIA’s Business Support Helpline, Croner, are offering free webinars for MIA members that are hosted by some of the most knowledgeable professionals in their respective fields. They cover HR and health & safety basics, right through to specialised training sessions including relevant legislation and key case law…

Take a look at this list of useful Webinars that Croner are hosting throughout July, August and September.

They are completely free for MIA members. You’ll need a scheme/client number when registering. If you don’t have this already, please email

Zero Hour Contracts

  • What is a zero-hour contract?
  • The benefits
  • What rights do zero-hours staff have?
  • Zero hour employees vs. zero hours workers: the difference

Wednesday 24th July: 10am – 11am
Thursday 25th July: 10am – 11am

Register for the Zero Hour Contracts Webinar here 

Practical Risk Assessment

  • What is a risk assessment?
  • Why you should complete risk assessments
  • How to complete risk assessments

Friday 2nd August: 10am – 11am

Register for the Practical Risk Assessment Webinar here

GDPR: Data Subject Rights

  • Obligations under the General Data Protection Regulations
  • Right of access
  • Compliance
  • Other rights of the Data Subject

Wednesday 7th August: 10am – 11am
Thursday 8th August: 10am – 11am

Register for the GDPR: Data Subject Rights here

GDPR: HR Perspective

  • An overview of obligations
  • Privacy notices and your commitment statement
  • Subject access requests
  • Data retention policies
  • Data Protection Officers

Wednesday 14th August: 10am – 11am
Thursday 15th August: 10am – 11am

Register for the GDPR: HR Perspective Webinar here

Getting the most from Appraisals

  • The benefits of appraisals
  • How to conduct an effective appraisal
  • Effective objectives
  • The need for appropriate forms and documentation

Wednesday 21st August: 10am – 11am
Thursday 22nd August: 10am – 11am

Register for the Appraisals Webinar here

Slips, Trips and Falls

  • What does the law say?
  • Key statistics and observations
  • Causes and controls
  • Employers’ duties

Friday 30th August: 10am – 11am

Register for the Slips, Trips and Falls Webinar here

Contracts of Employment – The Basics

  • Define what is meant by a ‘Contract of Employment’
  • Understand the legalities of a ‘Contract of Employment’
  • Understand the ‘terms’ of an employment contract
  • Understand how different types of contract require different terms

Wednesday 4th September: 10am – 11am
Thursday 5th September: 10am – 11am

Register for the Contracts of Employment Webinar here

Demystifying SSP

  • The 4 important checks to make before paying SSP
  • The documentation required to pay SSP
  • Common questions about SSP explained
  • An opportunity to ask questions

Wednesday 11th September: 10am – 11am
Thursday 12th September: 10am – 11am

Register for the SSP Webinar here

Family Friendly Entitlements including Shared Parental Leave

  • Entitlements of pregnant employees
  • Maternity, Leave and Pay
  • Adoption Leave and Pay
  • Ordinary Paternity Leave and Pay
  • Shared Parental Leave and Pay
  • Time off for dependents
  • Flexible working

Wednesday 18th September: 10am – 11am
Thursday 19th September: 10am – 11am

Register for the Family Friendly Entitlements Webinar here

Lone Working

  • Understand the employer’s duty of care to lone workers and consider some of the issues involved when assessing lone working

Friday 27th September: 10am – 11am

Register for the Lone Working Webinar here

As part of your membership with the MIA you can speak to a Croner expert for help with any of the above issues and get free in-depth, tailored advice. Email or call 01403 800500 for the exclusive Business Support Helpline scheme number.