Employee Handbook

CEA's user-friendly Sample Employee Handbook was designed especially for California employers. Completely updated, the handbook contains all of the required policies an employer must have to be compliant with California and Federal laws, including the new Paid Sick Leave Law.

The easy, do-it-yourself handbooks are only available as a download. 

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To see a sample of the handbook, click here.

Do-It-Yourself Employee Handbook Templates


A comprehensive employee manual for Private Sector businesses. This template contains all the required components of an employee handbook, plus sample policies to develop a handbook that reflects your company’s operating procedures and culture. The sample handbook contains polices for all industries including medical, dental, communication companies as well as construction and landscape businesses. Revised to comply with new labor laws each year.

Get the latest changes to your handbook, including FEHA Regulation changes made effective April 1, 2016. Don't have one? To download the 2016 CEA Sample Employee Handbook Click here.