Leave Management and Covid-19: Effectively managing all aspects of employee leave

Webinar: 29 September 2021: 14h00

Business continues to be exceptionally difficult for industry employers – the industry had not fully recovered from 2008 crash before the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown.  Economic indicators paint a bleak picture of the immediate future in manufacturing.

One of the biggest causes of financial strain on a business is having to pay employees where there is no reciprocal value added to the business.  Although employees are entitled to various forms of leave, make sure you’re not leaving money on the table!

Gordon Angus and Associates, in association with the South African Engineers’ and Founders’ Association, is running a 2-3 hour webinar to guide employers through the legislative requirements of all forms of leave, including how to apply Covid-19 Regulations in the workplace.

Topics covered

  • Understand what the BCEA, Main Agreement and Disaster Management Act Regulations say about leave:
    • Sick Leave
    • IOD                 
    • FRL
    • Shop Stewards Leave
    • Maternity Leave
    • Annual Leave
  • Learn how to effectively manage of all types of leave (including who must manage what)
  • What happens when someone exhausts their sick leave?
  • Understandthe process to be followed if termination for illness / incapacity is required
  • Annual leave
  • IOD
  • Shop stewards’ leave
  • FRL (including latest amendments)
  • Shifts and the payment of Leave Pay and LEP


The course will be facilitated by Gordon Angus, Director of GA&A, and Chloe Hoffmann and Gia Freese, Associates at GA&A. Gordon has 18 years’ experience in industrial relations and has trained and guided many companies in the effective management of employees in the workplace. Chloe and Gia are both admitted attorneys of the High Court of South Africa with backgrounds in Labour Law and dealing with disputes in the workplace.

Date and time

Wednesday 29 September 2021 from 14h00 to 17h00


The webinar will be run using Microsoft Teams, or, for participants who do not have Microsoft Teams, via the equivalent online platform. This means that you do not need to have Microsoft Teams to participate – simply connect via the link which will be emailed to you upon payment of the joining fee.

Fee per delegate

R950.00 ex vat

For more information contact gordon@gordonangus.co.za