Staff & HR

HR: Issues of Employment versus Self Employment

Contributes 30 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes learners through the indications and rights of employment for workers and self-employed workers.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.


The aim of this course is to help learners understand the difference between employment and self-employment.


Learners will be able to:

  • Distinguish between the factors that determine employment or self-employment
  • Distinguish what rights apply to each category of worker

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • What kind of employment relationship should be applied to any particular job
  • Whether someone would be classed as an employee, a worker, or self employed