Protection of Employees (Fixed-Term Work) Act 2003
Exclusion of certain types of contracts.
17.—This Act shall not apply to a contract where the employee is—
( a) a member of the Defence Forces,
( b) a trainee within the meaning of the Garda Síochána (Admissions and Appointments) Regulations 1988 ( S.I. No. 164 of 1988 ), or
( c) a nurse in training within the meaning of Parts III and IV of the Nurses Act 1985.