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45 min

Right to Disconnect

This course aims to inform employees, management, business owners and HR professionals on an employee’s right to disconnect from work and have a healthy work-life balance.

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About the Programme

This course will provide all employees and managers with an overview of the Code of Practice on the Right to Disconnect and the implications for employees.

Course Outline


Code of Practice on the Right to Disconnect

Purpose of the Code, Relevant Legislation

Employer Obligations

Providing information to employees on their hours of work and a reasonable expectation. Ensuring employees take rest periods. Ensuring a safe workplace.

Employee Obligations

Ensure employees are managing their hours when working remotely. Being mindful of other people’s right to disconnect. Being conscious of their work pattern and aware of their work-related wellbeing.


Purpose and Scope. Employer and Employee Obligations in relation to Working time. Normal Working Time. Out of Hours Communication, Meetings, Working across global time zones.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain practical guidance and best practice on the implementation of a Right to Disconnect Policy.
  • Enable participants to foster a positive, balanced workplace culture with regards to work life balance.

About Us

The HR Suite is managed by Caroline Reidy who has over 20 years experience in providing HR Services to business throughout Ireland. Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills and past experiences, with The HR Suite team having direct experience with virtually all industry sectors within Ireland.

The HR Suite provide outsourced HR services and Business Solutions, adding real value to your business. In the complex and ever changing human resources and employment legislation arena in Ireland, as your HR advisor we can provide you with timely and accurate advice, support and training on a comprehensive range of topics.

We can also help you maximise your team’s skills and productivity, help control your payroll budget effectively, implement HR best practice, assist with third- party and staff negotiations and ensure legal compliance. The HR Suite facilitates companies to outsource their HR and business needs in the most cost- efficient way.

Best Practice HR Training & Development

We offer best practice, up to date training and development solutions for individuals and teams. Our training offering is designed with you in mind, that is, we invest time in understanding our clients’ training needs, which enables us to deliver the best training solutions.

Get in Touch

We would love to hear from you. You can contact us as below:

 Dublin: The HR Suite, 13 Upper Baggot Street, 2nd Floor, Dublin 4. DO4 W7K5

 Kerry: The HR Suite, Pier 17, Dingle Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry. V92 R6DX (HQ)

[email protected]+353 1 901 4335+353 66 710 2887

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