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Immigration & Labour Law in Saudi Arabia
قانون العمل والتوظيف في المملكة العربية السعودية
Helping you understand and apply the labour and employment laws in your organization with confidence
10 December 2017
Le Meridien Hotel, Bahrain City Centre, Manama, Bahrain
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This one-day course will provide the delegates with a solid knowledge of KSA labour law and an employer’s obligation towards employees. As a result of attending the course, delegates will learn the framework for employing and terminating employees as well as the potential liability arising out of termination.

سوف تمنحكم هذه الدورة معرفة ثابتة بقانون العمل السعودي وبإلتزامات أصحاب العمل تجاه موظفيهم.

كما سيتعلم المشتركون من خلال حضورهم لهذه الدورة إطار عمل التوظيف وإنهاء الخدمة فضلًا عن المسؤولية المحتملة الناتجة عن إنهاء الخدمة.

  • Introduction To Employment Law
  • Recruitment And Sponsorship
  • The Employment Relationship And Employment Contracts
  • Pay And Working Time
  • Grievances And Disciplinary Procedures
  • Post-termination Issues
  • Health And Safety
  • Religious And Cultural Awareness
  • Current Trends And Developments
  • التسجيل بصفة صاحب عمل
  • اعتبارات الهجرة
  • التوظيف – برنامج نطاقات و حافز
  • الفصل من العمل/ إنهاء الخدمة
  • الضمان الإجتماعي
  • منازعات العمل
  • الإستقالة
  • إلغاء التأشيرة السعودية
  • سياسات الشركة
  • كافة أنواع العطل
Who Should Attend

This course will be highly beneficial for those who have had minimal formal training in labour law and wish to consolidate their experience in Saudi Arabia, as well as professionals who have recently transferred to this region, including:

  • Administrative Managers
  • HR/Recruitment Managers
  • Training/Talent Managers
  • Immigration/Benefits Managers
  • Company Secretaries
  • Paralegals/Legal Executives
  • Lawyers (In-house and Private Practice)

تشكل هذه الدورة فائدة كبيرة للعاملين في مجال الموارد البشرية ولأمناء الشركات ورؤساء الإدارات القانونية الذين لم يتلقوا التدريب اللازم في مجال قانون العمل والذين يرغبون في تعزيز تجاربهم في المنطقة. بالإضافة إلى ذلك يمكن أن تكون الدورة ذات فائدة للمحامين الذين تم نقلهم مؤخرًا للعمل في المملكة العربية السعودية.

Benefits Of Attending
  • Gain an overview of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's (KSA's) labour and employment laws
  • Understand recruitment, sponsorship, working times, disciplinary and benefits frameworks utilised in KSA
  • Implement employment contracts in your organisation which adhere to KSA laws
  • Manage and fulfil the requirements to hire KSA nationals
  • Learn the process for lawful termination of employment
  • فهم إطار عمل التوظيف والهجرة في المملكة العربية السعودية
  • إدارة وتحقيق متطلبات عمل المواطنين السعوديين
  • تعلم كيفية إنهاء المشروع للعمل وتبعاته
Course Director

    Ahmed Alhudaithi
    Associate (Employment)
    Clyde & Co

    Ahmed is a bilingual Associate within the MENA Employment Group in Clyde & Co's Riyadh office. He has been practising Law since 2010, and received his Law Degree from King Saud University (KSA). This was followed by a Master’s of Comparative and International Law from Southern Methodist University (USA), and then followed by a Juris Doctor Degree from Southern Methodist University (USA).

    Ahmed represents a wide range of clients on legal matters covering labour law, commercial transactions, joint ventures, litigation, Capital Market Law and Companies Law. Ahmed also drafts reviews and advises on employment related documents, including employment contracts and company policies.

    In addition, he advises a number of local and multinational clients on how to establish a business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a particular focus on the Healthcare, Logistics and Trading sectors. Prior to joining Clyde & Co, Ahmed was a Lawyer at Hourani & Associates (KSA); prior to which he held the position of Legal Consultant at the Al Rajhi Bank (KSA).

    Ahmed is fluent in both Arabic and English.

Venue and Accommodation

    Le Meridien Bahrain City Centre

    Manama, Bahrain

    Le Méridien Bahrain City Centre, Manama, Bahrain

    In the heart of Manama, our hotel is part of Bahrain City Centre, a popular mall with hundreds of stores, an indoor water park, and a 20-screen cinema. Bahrain International Airport (BAH) and the F1 circuit are 15 and 20 minutes away, respectively.

    More than 600 square metres of versatile function space comprise elegant venues that are ideal for conferences, meetings, banquets, and social events. Also within the hotel's contemporary design are upscale restaurants and exercise facilities.

    Le Méridien Bahrain City Centre
    Sheikh Khalifa Bin Salman Highway
    Al Seef Manama

    Tel +973 1 717 1111


    Special delegate rates have been negotiated at selected hotels and we highly recommend you secure your room reservation at the earliest to avoid last minute inconvenience. You can contact the Hospitality Desk for required assistance on:

    T:+971-4-407 2693
    F:+971-4-407 2517


    Delegates requiring visas should contact the hotel they wish to stay at directly, as soon as possible. Visas for non-GCC nationals may take several weeks to process.

Course Fees
Date Course Fee Before
5 November 2017
Final Fee
10 December 2017
US$ 1,095 US$ 1,595
Course fees include documentation, luncheon and refreshments. Delegates who attend all sessions will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

Pricing excludes 5% VAT, where applicable


Book and pay full fee for two colleagues and the third attends for FREE

  • Not applicable in conjunction with corporate discounts
  • Payment to be settled before start of the course to avail the offer
  • This offer is not applicable on Early Bird Prices

For more information, email Andy Watts on

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