UK Sponsor Licence Update

Thursday, August 20, 2020 | 11:00 AM ET / 10:00 AM CT | Duration: 45 minutes

Join Envoy EMEA experts Kathrine Ayers and Hannah In-Chan to learn more about the new sponsor licence system and what employers need to know.

On May 18, 2020, the United Kingdom passed a new immigration bill that will have a significant impact on employers who rely on talent from the European Union to fill key roles at their organization. Starting January 1, 2021, employers seeking foreign talent in the region will be required to obtain a sponsor licence.

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UK Sponsor Licence Update webinar grants attendees one general HR Certification Institute credit toward the PHR, SPHR, GPHR, HRMP, or HRBP certification programs. Attendees pursuing SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠ recertification are also eligible to receive one SHRM PDC. The continuing education certifications allow HRs to demonstrate a mastery of industry operations, best practices and regulations.

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Envoy Global Inc. is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.

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Content in this publication is not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied upon as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an Envoy-affiliated attorney or another qualified professional.

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