Law & Governance for Trustees

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Law & Governance for Trustees
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 113233 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 8 NFQ)  More info.. Minor QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Intake Dates
We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.


*subject to sufficient numbers.
Application Date How to Apply
Applicants must apply to Griffith College directly using the Apply Online button.
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Duration 6 weeks part-time. The course will take place over three sessions a week for three weeks, followed by a break, then three sessions a week for another three weeks.
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Entry Requirements Applicants are required to hold an undergraduate degree at level 7 (cognate) or 8 (non-cognate). Applicants who do not have either of the above academic qualifications, but who have professional qualifications in cognate areas and/or professional experience are welcome and encouraged to apply.
Course Content

Gain the in-depth technical knowledge & skills specifically required to operate as a Trustee within the pensions industry.

The Law and Governance Programme for Trustees offers trustees and advisors the insights and understanding required...

Subjects Taught The programme has three core strands:
Pensions Law - Trusts, Trustee Duties, Legislation, Documentation, Equal Treatment, Termination

Governance - What it is, Governance Planning, Risk, European Directive, Financial Governance, Supervision

Effective Trusteeship - Trustee Meetings, Conduct, Problem Solving, Ethics, Managing Relationships
Careers or Further Progression

On completion of the Level 8 Law and Governance for Trustees (QPT) students may progress onto the Higher Diploma in Pensions Management. You can contact our admissions team to discuss what progression options are available to you. Throug...

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