Organisation of Working Time Act



PARTICIPANT PROFILE:

Any member of staff who is involved in the management of staff including business owners, managers, line managers, supervisors, HR staff.

COURSE AIMS:

On completion of this course participants will have an increased understanding of the requirements under the Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997.

COURSE OUTLINE:

Overview Of The Legislation
Who Is Covered By The Legislation?
Exemptions
Daily Rest Periods
Rest Breaks
What Is Classed As Working Time?
Weekly Rest Periods
Sunday Working
The Working Week In Ireland
Night Working
Notification Of Hours
Zero Hours
Annual Leave
Public Holiday
Cessation Of Employment
Collective Agreements
Record Management
Complaints
Conclusion

MODULE LENGTH:

3 Hours

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

A greater understanding of the responsibilities of management under this legislation

Confidence to carry out roster management

Greater understanding of case law relating to the Organization of Working Time Act

General overview of how a complaint proceeds to the Workplace Relations Commission