Training Calendar

How to Conduct an Employee Investigation

Apr 26, 2023 - Apr 27, 2023, Holiday Inn, St. Cloud

$110 for MCIT members; $150 for all others

Allegations of employee misconduct can run the gamut from an inappropriate comment to the exceptionally serious and require the employer to respond appropriately. The investigation must be fair, thorough and comply with the law. This fast-paced, two-day seminar helps investigators meet these requirements. This seminar is designed for the human resources professional who wants to conduct his or her own investigations.

Space is limited to the first 30 individuals! Registration for this event will open around March 1.

What You Will Learn

  • Knowledge and techniques to investigate workplace misconduct
  • Strategies for approaching topical areas, such as allegations of harassment, workplace bullying, computer misuse and theft
  • Impact of various laws on your investigation, including the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act
  • Influence Tennessen and Garrity warnings have on an investigation
  • What can and cannot be said to the public about an investigation

The Seminar Provides Practical Skills To:

  • Determine when an investigation is necessary
  • Plan an investigation
  • Use documentary and physical evidence effectively
  • Interview witnesses
  • Test for credibility and make credibility determinations
  • Document findings properly

Who Should Attend?

This seminar is designed for the human resource professional who has a desire to begin conducting his or her own investigations, as well as the more seasoned professional who wants to hone his or her investigative skills.

Presented by William J. Everett, Attorney

Bill Everett is an attorney and former police officer with more than 30 years of investigative experience. He formerly directed the internal affairs function at a large state agency, and he represented public agencies in discharge arbitrations. Drawing on his experience as an investigator, advocate and classroom instructor, Everett has presented dozens of seminars to law enforcement investigators and prosecutors across the U.S.

Fees may be submitted at any time. They need not accompany your registration form. An invoice will be issued for any fees not paid by the training session date. If you require a signed voucher to submit payment, please forward it to MCIT. We do not accept credit cards.

Cancellation Policy: Individuals registered for training sessions will not be billed for cancellations made at least one week prior to the session. Cancellations received after the deadline will be billed for the entire registration fee.