How to Conduct Effective Internal Investigations (Louisville, KY)

Rusty Dawson
March 25, 2020
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8.5 hours
$795 ($100 discount with client code)

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Learn from a seasoned expert how to conduct effective, thorough, and prompt internal investigations for your organization.

** This activity is pending approval for 7.25 Professional Development Credits from SHRM. **


 “My employee claims he’s being harassed – what do I do now?”

“We don’t have the budget to hire someone to do an investigation, but I have no idea where to start.”

“Is she going to file a lawsuit? Is some government agency going to come knocking on the door?”

Are you prepared to address claims of inappropriate behavior or policy violations in your workplace? In this one-day seminar, Foundations Human Resources Consulting will show you how to conduct effective internal workplace investigations that will not only help mitigate your risks, but also have a positive effect on your organization.



In this interactive, hands-on training, Rusty Dawson – former Toyota HR management with decades of experience conducting investigations – will give you the knowledge and practical skills to conduct thorough internal investigations at your organization.

You’ll practice using a case study that simulates real-world situations you might experience in the workplace and you’ll learn an easy to follow 10-step process to gain the investigative knowledge and skills you need. After the session, you will have a complete Tool Kit to take away, which includes suggested forms to use for future investigations, and the answers you need to confidently address workplace issues fairly, consistently, and comprehensively.



  • Impact of Internal Investigations/Business Case
  • Complexity of Internal Investigations
  • Investigative Skills
  • 10-Step Investigative Process
  • Practical Application Using Complex Case Study
  • Next Steps/Tool Kit


** Lunch will be provided.



  • Anyone who conducts employment-related investigations
  • Human Resources professionals who conduct investigations
  • Human Resources professionals who oversee investigations
  • Compliance professionals
  • Executives/Management responsible for administrative functions


This training can benefit businesses of any size and in any industry, including nonprofits.

Foundations Human Resources Consulting is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP   professional development credits (PDC’s). This program is pending approval for 7.25 PDC’s. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit

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