Employment Law & Labour Standards - Tutor Manual (2006)

Finding legal information and then understanding the legal language can prove to be a challenge for many individuals, especially for individuals with weak literacy skills. Literacy tutors can use this manual to help students understand some basic legal concepts relating to employment and the workplace. Students will learn how to access legal information more easily and will then be better able to make informed decisions about issues affecting their lives.

This manual should be used in conjunction with the "Employment Law & Labour Standards Student Manual." It includes a discussion section listing questions you might want to raise with your student. There is also a Resource and Links section to direct you to sites that offer more detailed information at a higher reading level, and referral services.

The following topics are covered in this manual:
- Employment law in Quebec
- Psychological harassement at work
- Leave, vacation and holidays
- Salary and overtime
- Uniforms, breaks and weekly rest
- Dismissal
- Exercising your rights
- Activities and resources

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Yamaska Literacy Council (YLC). Employment Law & Labour Standards - Tutor Manual 2006. Web. 5 Oct. 2022 <http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/yamaska/tutlabour/tulabour.pdf>
Yamaska Literacy Council (YLC) (2006). Employment Law & Labour Standards - Tutor Manual. Retrieved October 5, 2022, from http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/yamaska/tutlabour/tulabour.pdf
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