Select Page
Home » Courses » Online Courses » Competition Law

Competition law

Online Course

Excel Course for Beginners

Competition Law

This course will help you fulfill your legal and ethical responsibility to guard against breaches of antitrust and competition laws.
Suitable for All Levels
1 Hour Online Course
Certification Awarded

Online Assessment

Course aims

By the end of this course, you will understand

  • Key concepts of competition policy and economics
  • Definition of the relevant market
  • The abuse of a dominant market position
  • Public and private enforcement of competition rules
  • EU competition law rules




At the end of the course, you’ll be Certified by the Irish Academy of Computer Training

Who would benefit

The course is aimed at all organisations that face antitrust/competition law risks for use by their directors and employees at any level anywhere in the world.

Why take the Course

The consequences of breaching competition law are severe, and include fines against the company of up to 10% of global turnover, fall in share price, damages claims, imprisonment of individuals and disqualification of directors. As part of an overall antitrust compliance programme, this course will train your workforce so that they understand how competition law applies to their day to day business activities and minimises the risk of infringement.

Course curriculum

Module 1 - What is Anti-Trust and Competition Law
Module 1

Antitrust and competition laws and regulations ensure healthy competition in the open market.

Module 2 - Dealing with Competitors
Module 2

Consequences of entering into anti-competitive agreements; price fixing, sharing markets, comparing pricing, and bid collusion.

Module 3 - Dealing with Customers
Module 3

Key elements of antitrust and competition rules and regulations concerning dealings with customers. Exclusivity agreements. Anti-competitive agreements. Pro-competitive arrangements. Abuse of a dominant position.

Module 4 - Communication
Module 4

Real-life example that illustrates the consequences of including anti-competitive language in an internal communication.

Module 5 - EU Competition Law
Module 5

Recent fines. How does EU Competition Law affect you? What can the EU Commission do? Can individuals be held responsible?

Module 6 - EU Law and how it impacts you
Module 6

Never act in a way that prevents competitors from competing effectively or drives them out of the market. If we are the dominant player in a market, we must be careful how we deal with customers and competitors.

For pricing & more info, please enter your details and we’ll get back to you quickly.

Or call us on 01 434 7600 

Course Enquiry

  • Agreement for us to contact you

  • We'd love to keep you informed of useful, relevant offers and services. This may be via email or phone.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

*Required info. We treat your data with care, please see our Privacy Notice for more details

IACT - Ireland's leading training provider