SEMINARS/COURSES FOR LEGAL PRACTITIONERS

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Administrative Scrutiny - Midrand: 04 April Read More
Civil Mediation [Course] - 01 - 05 April - Johannesburg - Read More 
Divorce Mediation [Course] - Midrand July 2019 - Read more
Eviction [Seminar] - Cape Town, 4 April - Bloemfontein, 16 April Read More
Heads of Argument - Midrand: 11 April - Read more 
Immigration and Regugee :  Durban 29 March 2019 Read More
Legal Bookkeeping [Online Course] 15 April to 28 June 2019 - Read more
Medical Law [Online Course] Registration closed- 11 March - 10 May 2019 - Read more
Office Admin and Client Care [Online] 25 March - 3 May 2019 - Read more 
Risk Management [Online Course] 17 June to 19 July 2019 - Read more 
Write an opinion [Seminar] - Durban, 9 April Read more

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Coming soon:
Legal Cost: Midrand 7 June 2019
Company Law:V arious regions July 2019
Commercial Drafting: Midrand 01 - 02 August 2019
Legal Practice Act: Various regions May - June 2019
Positioning your new law firm (Webinar) 21 May 2019
Labour Law: Various dates May - June 

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FOR SUPPORT STAFF

ONLINE COURSES

Introduction to Medical Law for Legal Practioners (Online)
Learn basic principles of medical law and specifically on medical negligence. Increasingly, more Legal Practitioners are pursuing these types of claims without having received training in this sui generis type of delict - the principles of which differ from other delicts. 11 March to 10 May 2019 (Registration Closes: 1 March 2019) Read more here.

Office Administration and Client Care (Online)
This course focuses on how a law firm operates and the skills required for effective office administration. Participants will learn, amongst other things, about the tasks of the office administrator, effective communication, personnel management and client care. This one-month course is presented online exclusively and there are no contact sessions. It is a flexible equivalent to a full-time, three-day, attendance course. 25 March to 3 May 2019 (Registration closes: 15 March 2019) Read more here.

ATTENDANCE 

LEAD's ACT division provides a range of training courses aimed at upskilling legal practitioners and law firm support staff.

Debt Collection [Course] - 04 -05 April 2019, Pretoria  (Gain the skills and confidence to complete debt collection documents independently ... Read more

Show me the money: A discussion on access to justice v legal fees

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) held a meeting in February to discuss the International Conference on Access to Justice, Legal Costs and Other Interventions, which was hosted by the South African Law Reform Commission (SALRC) in 2018. The aim of the meeting was to tackle issues connected with legal costs, particularly in view of s 35 of the Legal Practice Act 28 of 2014 (LPA).  Read more.

Admission examination 2019:  Refer to the Law Society website. www.LSSA.org.za

SCHOOL FOR LEGAL PRACTICE

Our nine residential centres and a distance training option provide vocational training for candidate attorneys to acquire the practical skills to become effective practitioners.

School attendance centres: East London | Johannesburg | Polokwane | Port Elizabeth | Potchefstroom | Pretoria
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Day School: 06/05/2019 – 31/08/2019  Closing date for applications: 15 February 2019
Night School: 05/06/2019 – 08/11/2019  Closing date for applications: 15 February 2019

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LSSA-UNISA Distance Learning School
Intake 2: 03/06/2019 – 09/12/2019  
Closing date for applications: 22 February 2019 -
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