Employment Law Update

Start Date

21/10/2024 9:30 am


3.5-hours 9.30am-1.00pm




Certificate of Completion



This course will provide an overview of updated employment law issues arising in a workplace. Participants will acquire a high level guide of the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees along with the issues affecting the employment relationship from recruitment to termination.
A practical workshop including case studies and a question & answer session at the end.

Training Cancellation Policy: Registrants who cancel over 14 days in advance of scheduled training date shall incur no cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel within 14 days of scheduled training date shall incur a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the cost. Registrants who cancel within 24 hours or fail to attend training will be charged 100% of the full fee.

Learning Outcomes

Who is this course for?

Business Owners, Directors, Managers, Supervisors. Anyone in a business with responsibilities which requires them to understand employment and GDPR law.


  • Right to Disconnect. Remote Working – where are we now?
  • Diversity & Inclusion 
  • Dignity & Respect Policy – new codes for bullying and harassment
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Extra-contractual Requirements 
  • Employee Probation Timeline Reduction – Impact of the New Legislation
  • GDPR Update
  • Q&A

Trainer Profile

Michelle McLoughlin

Employed Trainee Profile Form

Our training programs are open to all private or commercial semi-state companies based in the Republic of Ireland.

Employment Law Update

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