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Latest News 2nd June 2020

EAP Institute will move all its certified blended learning courses to on line presentations. The Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Institute announces that all of its certified courses will be offered in an online format in 2020. Dates and topics will be advised.

Latest news - 21st January 2020

We are delighted to announce that the EAP Institute has received an Excellence Award for its certified training course on Workplace Drugs and Alcohol, in the third annual Irish Enterprise Award, hosted by EU Business News. This course will be presented in Limerick on Thursday the 13th February 2020.

Latest news - 27th Nov 2019

Review of Code of Practice on Workplace Bullying
In an interview with Health and Safety Review in November, Frank Vaughan a board member with the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) advises that the HSA will shortly be launching a public consultation on a new draft code on the prevention of bullying in the workplace.

Latest news - 7th Nov 2019

EAP Institute announces a Certified Training Course Drugs and Alcohol at Work - Managing Reasonable Suspicion to take place in the Strand Hotel, Limerick, on Thursday the 13th February 2020. Speakers include Maurice Quinlan Director of the EAP Institute, Waterford, Dr Sasha Hennessy, Specialist in Occupational Medicine, Medwise, Limerick and Duncan Carmichael, Sales Manager, AgriYork 400Ltd, UK.

Latest news - 16th October 2019

Duncan Carmichael to present at Cork Drugs and Alcohol at Work Seminar - Managing Reasonable Suspicion on Thursday 14th November 2019.
Duncan began his career as an organic chemist, working with Glaxo Pharmaceuticals and ICI. In the US Duncan worked for Varian, Thermo and Leco Scientific. Since his return to the UK, he has been the sales manager at Agriyork400 Ltd and based in England.

Latest news - 10th October 2019

Dr Sasha Hennessy, Specialist in Occupational Health, Medwise, Limerick will present at the seminar Drugs and Alcohol at Work - Managing Reasonable Suspicion in Limerick on Thursday the 13th February 2020. Sasha graduated from RSCI in 2007 and trained in Clinical Medicine in Beaumont Hospital, Dublin and Letterkenny Hospital.

Latest news - 3rd September 2019

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Latest news - 1st August 2019

Wendy Doyle Solicitor to present at EAP Institute seminars.

Wendy Doyle Solicitor will make a presentation on reasonable accommodation to the EAP Institute mental health seminars.

Wendy has a wealth of experience working for some of the most eminent law firms in the country. Wendy believes in offering fast, concise, no nonsense, creative, legal solutions that deliver value and is a specialist in Employment and Health and Safety Law.
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Review of Code of Practice on Workplace Bullying

A year ago Minister Pat Breen, whose remit includes health and safety, proposed that the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) and the HSA review their Codes of Practice on Bullying in the Workplace. He asked them to consider developing a single code and it is anticipated that the new code will be published in the latter half of 2019.

Linda Thorpe, Mental Health Ireland will speak on the Kilkenny Seminar on Thursday 28th February 2019.

Dr E Cahill Canning, Consultant Occupational Physician will speak on our seminar, 'Developing an Integrated Employee Health and Wellbeing Programme' in Sligo at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Thursday 20th June 2019