Summary of learning activities
LEAD provides access to quality learning that is relevant and affordable. Through its extensive range of learning activities (seminars, courses, etc), LEAD has produced graduates who are now leaders in their chosen fields. It is one of the largest providers of legal and professional education in South Africa. In addition, LEAD is an associate member of the Society of Law Teachers of Southern Africa. The Legal Practitioners’ Fidelity Fund subsidises many of LEAD’s activities.
Where relevant, LEAD is accredited as a training provider for 2019 by the Legal Practice Council in terms of the Legal Practice Act 28 of 2014. For example, the Course for Candidate Attorneys, which supplements the training provided by law firms in the knowledge, skills and attitudes required of a competent candidate attorney, and which is important facet of preparation for the profession’s Admission Examination, complies with the Act. The practice management training course presented by LEAD is also accredited by the Legal Practice Council.