Open Workshop




Introduction to Employment Law

Duration: 9:00 am-5:00 pm


Date: 25 March 2020


Location: Dublin


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Workshop Duration: 1 day – 9.30am to 5.00pm

This workshop is designed for those with people management responsibility who need to have a basic understanding of employment law, including working time restrictions, break entitlements, leave entitlements and handling disciplinary and grievance issues effectively.

What is the format of the workshop?
A comprehensive workshop which is delivered in a down to earth practical manner. The workshop is highly interactive – through ‘real life’ case studies, you will have the opportunity to discuss issues and concerns openly to maximise learning.

Is it right for me?
The workshop is designed for business owners, supervisors, managers or newly appointed HR professionals who need to have a basic understanding of employment legislation.


Price:399.00 EUR


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What will I learn?
By the end of this workshop you will:

  • Know what information should be provided in a contract of employment and correctly identify the appropriate contract to use depending on your business needs.
  • Understand the law on payment of wages and deductions.
  • Understand the provisions of employment equality laws especially as they apply to recruitment and terms and conditions of employment.
  • Know break entitlements and working time restrictions.
  • How to calculate annual leave and public holiday entitlements and payment for same.
  • Understand employee leave entitlements such as maternity leave, parental leave etc.
  • Understand the rights of part-time and temporary employees.
  • Know the process to be followed for dealing with grievances and disciplinary issues.

Workshop Supports
You will take away:

  • A comprehensive paper on Employment Law: An Introduction (2018)
  • A number of checklists and templates
  • Sample policies and procedures

€399 per person. Group discounts available.

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25th March 2020 – Carlow Gateway Business Centre

If you book through Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet, you will receive a reduced price

We can customise this programme specifically to your business needs. We will meet with you to discuss your training requirements and present you with a detailed programme outline. We will request a copy of the relevant HR policies and procedures so that they can be fully incorporated into the workshop.

Contact or call 087 2869680 to discuss your requirements and to obtain a quote.