Professional Development – Advanced Diplomas

King’s Inns reaches a broad community of people in offering a wide range of accessible part–time and online professional development courses in specialist areas of the law. 

Many of our Advanced Diploma courses are suitable for people with a non–legal background, attracting a range of professionals from different industries across Ireland and internationally. 

Flexibility and Online Learning 

All courses are suitable for those in full–time employment with classes taking place early morning, evening, or the weekend. 

Most lectures are recorded and can be viewed online via our Virtual Learning Environment (known as Moodle) where lecture notes and supplemental reading are provided ahead of class time. 

Online tutorials and IT support are available to help students navigate their way through our Library and legal resource databases.

Delivered by Expert Practitioners 

Each course is delivered by an array of visiting speakers from the legal, business and communication industries, including senior members of the judiciary, who are all willing to share their vast knowledge and experience with our students.

Courses available through blended / online learning

Social Media and Media Law

Medical Law

Quasi–Judicial Decision–Making

Data Protection Law

Law and Education

Planning and Environmental Law

Corporate, White–Collar and Regulatory Crime

Public Procurement Law

Immigration and Asylum Law

Applied Employment Law

Attendance in person required

Legislative Drafting

Ard–Dioplómaí trí mheán na Gaeilge

Dlítheangeolaíocht (Lawyer–Linguistics)

Aistriúchán Dlíthiúil (Legal Translation)

Dlí–Chleachtadh trí Ghaeilge (Legal Practice through Irish)

Questions and Queries  

If you have any questions or queries relating to the above courses or would like to see other courses available to you, please do not hesitate to contact us at