Professional Diploma in Employment Law Students Celebrate Graduation

On the 13th July, the School hosted the presentation ceremony for graduates of the Professional Diploma in Employment Law. We are pleased to have been joined by noted UCD Alumnus the Honorable Mr Justice Richard Humphries of the High Court who presented students with their diplomas.

The Sutherland School of Law offers a number of Professional Diplomas. These part time courses specialise in areas of Law that are of interest to Professionals from a legal background or from a related area where a deeper specific knowledge is required.  The Employment Law Diploma covers the formation of a contract of employment, employment rights and duties, dismissal, employment equality, industrial action, workplace privacy, bullying, stress at work and freedom of association.

This year's graduates include the General Secretary of the Operative Plasterers and Allied Trades Society of Ireland, Billy Wall, and the Director, Industrial Relations and Manpower Services of the Construction Industry Federation, Jean Winters.

Picture Above: The Hon. Mr Justice Richard Humphries and Ms Jean Winters