S.I. No. 479 of 2012.
SOCIAL WELFARE (CONSOLIDATED OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES) (AMENDMENT) (NO. 1) (PRESCRIBED COURSES) REGULATIONS 2012
(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)
Section 71(10) of the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 provides that an unemployed person who attends prescribed courses will be deemed to be insured for occupational injury benefit purposes.
These Regulations extend the list of such prescribed courses to include certificate courses accredited by Bord Iascaigh Mhara which are approved by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and funded by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.