Upcoming CPD Programs



Learning By Doing

The Advocates' Society programs offer the critical component of 'learning-by-doing' skill based workshops where participants receive the benefit of hands-on, practical learning in a safe and supportive environment. The participants acquire advocacy training in skills workshops taught by our trained faculty. This practical training provides advocates with renewed advocacy skills and confidence in the courtroom. We welcome your suggestions for future programs.

 


 

Upcoming CPD Programs: 2015 - 2016

 

2016

June | July | September | October | November | December |


For further information and registration, please click the program title.

 

2016

 

June

Civil Litigation Skills Certificate Program

Objection, Your Honour!

Live Webcast Option Available!

June 27, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 0.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 2.25 Substantive Hours

Full Day: 2.0 Professionalism Hours + 4.5 Substantive Hours

July

Navigating Costs Assessments

Live Webcast Option Available!

July 6, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 0.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 2.75 Substantive Hours

 

The Art of Communication and Persuasion

July 14, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.0 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.0 Substantive Hours

Full Day: 2.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.0 Substantive Hours

 

Navigating Solicitor-Client and Litigation Privilege

Live Webcast Option Available!

July 19, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 0.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 2.75 Substantive Hours

September

Cross-Border Issues for Litigators

Live Webcast Option Available!

September 16, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 1.5 Professionalism Hours + Up to 2.5 Substantive Hours


Health Law Litigation

Live Webcast Option Available!

September 23, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: This program contains 3.5 CPD Hours


Brown Bag Express

September 26, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: This program contains 3.5 CPD Hours


Negotiation Seminar with Marty Latz:
How to Say "No" and Preserve the Relationship
September 29, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 1.5 Professionalism Hours + Up to 5.0 Substantive Hours

 

October

Appellate Advocacy

Live Webcast Option Available!

October 13, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 1.5 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.0 Substantive Hours


A Joint Program with Osgoode Professional Development
The 20th Annual Course on Written Advocacy

October 14 & 15, 2016

Toronto: Osgoode Professional Development Centre

Total CPD: 6.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 8.5 Substantive Hours


Halifax Bench & Bar Series:

Challenging Credibility

October 19, 2016

Halifax: World Trade and Convention Centre

Registrants can count their attendance at this program toward their annual CPD requirement.

Fall Forum 2016

October 21 & 22, 2016

Blue Mountain: The Westin Trillium House

Total CPD: 5.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 1.25 Substantive Hours


Joint Presentation with the Ontario Bar Association and The Law Society of Upper Canada

Ontario e-Discovery Institute 2016

October 25, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: This program contains 5.0 CPD Hours


Kitchener Criminal Courthouse Series

October 26, 2016

Kitchener: Waterloo Region Courthouse

Total CPD: 2.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 0.5 Substantive Hour


Conduct of the Family Law Trial

Live Webcast Option Available!

Day One: Friday, October 28, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Day Two: Saturday, October 29, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Day One: 3.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 3.5 Substantive Hours; Day Two: 2.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 3.25 Substantive Hours


Civil Litigation Skills Certificate Program

Mastering Winning Discovery Techniques

Live Webcast Option Available!

October 31, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 1.75 Substantive Hours; Full Day: 2.5 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.0 Substantive Hours



November

Alternative Dispute Resolutions Skills Certificate

Arbitration Advocacy Vancouver

November 2, 2016

Vancouver: UBC Robson Square

The Advocates' Society is a pre-approved CPD provider with the Law Society of British Columbia. Morning program available for up to 4 CPD credits. Full day program available for up to 7 CPD credits.


Alternative Dispute Resolutions Skills Certificate

Arbitration Advocacy Calgary

November 3, 2016

Calgary: Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel

Eligible for inclusion as a CPD learning activity in the Law Society of Alberta's mandatory annual CPD plan.


Special Litigation Presentation

Mediation Advocacy

November 4, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 0.75 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.75 Substantive Hours; Full Day: 2.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.5 Substantive Hours


Interviewing Skills:

Gathering the Best Evidence for Your Case

November 10, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: This program contains 3.5 Professionalism Hours


Oral Advocacy with Steven Stark:

Mastering the Art of Oral Communication

November 17, 2016

Calgary: The Kahanoff Centre

Eligible for inclusion as a CPD learning activity in the Law Society of Alberta's mandatory annual CPD plan.


Oral Advocacy with Steven Stark:

Mastering the Art of Oral Communication

November 18, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 1.0 Professionalism Hour + Up to 5.0 Substantive Hours


Civil Litigation Skills Certificate Program

Evidence for Litigators

Live Webcast Option Available!

November 21, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 1.75 Substantive Hours;

Full Day: 2.5 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.0 Substantive Hours


Alternative Dispute Resolutions Skills Certificate

Arbitration Advocacy

Live Webcast Option Available!

November 25, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.0 Professionalism Hour + Up to 3.0 Substantive Hours;

Full Day: 2.0 Professionalism Hours + Up to 5.0 Substantive Hours


Joint Program with the Law Society of Upper Canada

Criminal Cross-Examination College

Live Webcast Option Available!

November 26, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 2.25 Substantive Hours;

Full Day: 2.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.75 Substantive Hours


Senior Counsel Forum

Live Webcast Option Available!

November 30, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 1.0 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.0 Substantive Hours


December

Winning Injunctions

Live Webcast Option Available!

December 5, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 0.75 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.25 Substantive Hours;

Full Day: 1.75 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.75 Substantive Hours


Science, Evidence and Persuasion:

Mastering Science in the Courtroom

Live Webcast Option Available!

December 9, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 2.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.0 Substantive Hours


Civil Litigation Skills Certificate Program

Leading Your Case:

Opening Statements and Examination-in-Chief

Live Webcast Option Available!

December 14, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: Morning Only: 1.0 Professionalism Hour + Up to 2.0 Substantive Hours;

Full Day: 2.25 Professionalism Hours + Up to 4.25 Substantive Hours


Special Litigation Presentation

Putting Theory into Practice:

Exercising Professionalism and Civility

Live Webcast Option Available!

December 16, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Total CPD: 3.5 Professionalism Hours



 


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