Essential Employment Law

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 One Day Training Course

Updated for the Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2018


Essential Employment Law - What every employer should know!

This 1 day course deals with some of the most important employment legislation which affects every employer and every employee today. The course will outline the main provisions of each of these separate Acts and will then go on to explain how these principles are applied on a day to day basis. The course is delivered in a down to earth practical manner and highlights the most common problems which employers have to contend with and offers practical solutions for most situations encountered..


Benefits for Employers

  • Be aware of your obligations as an employer and your employees' entitlements under current Irish employment law
  • Learn how to avoid the most common mistakes made by employers which often result in costly litigation
  • Ensure that by taking the correct action at an early stage, you can avoid costly disputes and appearances before the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC)
  • Illustrates to employers how employment law affects their daily role in the workplace 

Topics covered on the day:

Who should attend this course?

Payroll, HR and Finance managers and staff, or anybody who works in, or is responsible for the Payroll/HR function will find this course to be of immense benefit.

Delegates will be provided with excellent course material which can be used as an invaluable reference document and all delegates are provided with free access to our 30 day Employment Law telephone helpline service following their attendance. This course also includes a Question and Answer session. Benefits of attending:


  • An opportunity to put your questions to a Barrister who specialises in this area
  • Small groups to allow time for individual attention and queries
  • A detailed handout is supplied to each delegate - an invaluable reference document
  • 30 day free telephone helpline service following date of course 

Course Presenter

This dynamic course is being delivered by Employment Law specialist Derek Ryan B.L. Derek is a barrister who has extensive practical experience in employment law matters. He has represented numerous people and organisations at hearings of the Rights Commissioners and the Employment Appeals Tribunal. Derek is the Senior Law Lecturer of IPASS and is legal editor of the IPASS book.



Attendance at this seminar may qualify for 7 CPD/CPE hours for members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, the Irish Taxation Institute, the Law Society, Accounting Technicians Ireland and other professional bodies.


Time Table

Courses run from 10.00am - 4.30pm - tea/coffee on arrival, mid-morning & mid-afternoon and lunch will be provided.


Course Fees

IPASS Member: €275

Non Member:    €350



Contact Information

  • The Irish Payroll Association
  •   IPASS House,
    H4 Centrepoint Business Park,
    Oak Road, Dublin 12
  •   (01) 4089100
  •   (01) 4089102
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