A world leader in law school lifelong learning
Contact Us

Catalogue of OsgoodePD Certificates

  • Administrative Law

    Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards & Tribunals

    This five-day intensive training program is a collaboration between the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR) and Osgoode Professional Development. This Certificate will meet the needs of recent or prospective appointees to obtain a solid grounding in the goals and principles of the administrative justice system, while learning and practicing practical adjudication skills. The program also provides an opportunity for more experienced adjudicators or professionals to review best practices and explore evolving issues in adjudication.

    Essentials for Ombuds

    A joint program of The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman and Osgoode Professional Development. The authoritative course for today’s Ombuds and similar investigating and dispute resolution roles.

    Human Rights Theory and Practice

    An in-depth, practical program for those who deal with human rights matters in the workplace, classroom and other settings.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

    Professional Regulation & Discipline in the Ontario Health Care Sector

    This unique, intensive 5-day certificate program, taught by OsgoodePD’s multi-disciplinary faculty, will explore the issues by providing perspectives from all parties involved in the process. This program was created to provide those working in the field with a comprehensive overview of the professional regulation and discipline of health care professionals.

  • Banking, Financial Services Law and Compliance

    Regulatory Compliance and Legal Risk Management for Financial Institutions

    Developed and taught by an expert faculty of over 30 senior compliance professionals, risk management professionals, industry consultants, lawyers and regulators, including senior representatives from the Offi ce of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions,the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario and the Ontario Securities Commission.

  • Construction Law

    Construction Law

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Construction Law (Western Canada Edition)

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Public Procurement Law and Practice

    This unique Osgoode Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Practice, brings clarity to this demanding area. An outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and practical skills you need to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing procurement challenges and issues.

    Advanced Procurement Law and Practice: Major Projects and Tendering

    Led by Paul Emanuelli, an outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing complex procurement challenges. This practical hands-on program has been specifically designed to help public and private sector procurement professionals manage the time pressures and business and legal risks inherent in complex tendering.

    Public-Private Partnerships

    Led by program directors Marni Dicker and Richard H. Shaban, an expert, multi-disciplinary faculty with years of experience working with all levels of government will give you valuable insights into what makes P3s work — and fail.

  • Dispute Resolution

    Essentials for Ombuds

    A joint program of The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman and Osgoode Professional Development. The authoritative course for today’s Ombuds and similar investigating and dispute resolution roles.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

  • Employment, Labour & Human Rights

    HR Law for HR Professionals

    Gain a solid understanding of the many laws and procedures governing the employment relationship, and the legal risks that can arise in the workplace. Approved by HRPA for 30 Continuing Professional Development hours.

    Advanced HR Law for Experienced HR Professionals

    A course specifically designed for HR leaders who wish to further refine their core knowledge and skills. Approved by HRPA for 24 Continuing Professional Development hours.

    Labour Law

    The Osgoode Certificate in Labour Law was created to provide those without a law degree or specific expertise in labour law, a comprehensive and practical overview of Ontario labour law. Approved by HRPA for 35 Continuing Professional Development hours.

    Human Rights Theory and Practice

    An in-depth, practical program for those who deal with human rights matters in the workplace, classroom and other settings.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

    Pension Law

    A comprehensive and practical program for those giving advice or making decisions on corporate/institutional pension issues.

  • Entertainment & Sports Law

    Entertainment Law

    Learn the key concepts of entertainment law business and practice from a faculty of more than 25 of Canada’s top experts and dealmakers. This practical, industry-focused program is designed for lawyers and non-lawyers alike.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

  • Health Law

    Health Law

    Across five intensive one-day modules, the fundamental concepts of health law will be delivered by an outstanding faculty comprising lawyers, health care professionals, patient rights’ advocates, ethicists, risk managers and insurance industry experts.

    Clinical Risk, Negligence and Claims Management in Health Care

    Specifically developed for health care professionals and their advisors, an accomplished faculty of lawyers, risk managers, patient safety experts, doctors and insurance industry experts will discuss the risks and best practices for reducing and managing them.

    Mental Health Law

    Now in its seventh year, this practice-based program was developed by legal andmedical experts to provide you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to competently and confidently handle mental health law issues.

    Professional Regulation & Discipline in the Ontario Health Care Sector

    This unique, intensive 5-day certificate program, taught by OsgoodePD’s multi-disciplinary faculty, will explore the issues by providing perspectives from all parties involved in the process. This program was created to provide those working in the field with a comprehensive overview of the professional regulation and discipline of health care professionals.

  • Indigenous Peoples & the Law

    Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law

    A truly outstanding faculty of practicing lawyers and academics drawn from across the country will concentrate on the core aspects of Indigenous peoples' issues as they intersect with Canadian law, focusing not just on the law itself, but also those practical considerations that are key to understanding the rapidly changing legal environment.

  • Infrastructure Law

    Construction Law

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Construction Law (Western Canada Edition)

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

    Public Procurement Law and Practice

    This unique Osgoode Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Practice, brings clarity to this demanding area. An outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and practical skills you need to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing procurement challenges and issues.

    Advanced Procurement Law and Practice: Major Projects and Tendering

    Led by Paul Emanuelli, an outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing complex procurement challenges. This practical hands-on program has been specifically designed to help public and private sector procurement professionals manage the time pressures and business and legal risks inherent in complex tendering.

    Public-Private Partnerships

    Led by program directors Marni Dicker and Richard H. Shaban, an expert, multi-disciplinary faculty with years of experience working with all levels of government will give you valuable insights into what makes P3s work — and fail.

  • Information Technology Law

    Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements

    Led by P. Bradley Limpert and an expert faculty, this intensive four day program cover a comprehensive overview of key factors relevant to structuring an IT agreement, and practical tools which will enable you to draft and negotiate the contentious clauses.

  • Litigation

    Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards & Tribunals

    This five-day intensive training program is a collaboration between the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR) and Osgoode Professional Development. This Certificate will meet the needs of recent or prospective appointees to obtain a solid grounding in the goals and principles of the administrative justice system, while learning and practicing practical adjudication skills. The program also provides an opportunity for more experienced adjudicators or professionals to review best practices and explore evolving issues in adjudication.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

    Professional Regulation & Discipline in the Ontario Health Care Sector

    This unique, intensive 5-day certificate program, taught by OsgoodePD’s multi-disciplinary faculty, will explore the issues by providing perspectives from all parties involved in the process. This program was created to provide those working in the field with a comprehensive overview of the professional regulation and discipline of health care professionals.

    Provincial Offences Practice

    Developed and delivered by senior judges and legal experts, this unique Certificate program will provide you with a comprehensive grounding in the key knowledge and skills you need to successfully advocate in Provincial Offences Court.

  • Natural Resources and Energy Law

    Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law

    A truly outstanding faculty of practicing lawyers and academics drawn from across the country will concentrate on the core aspects of Indigenous peoples' issues as they intersect with Canadian law, focusing not just on the law itself, but also those practical considerations that are key to understanding the rapidly changing legal environment.

    Mining Law

    A practical and comprehensive program taught by a faculty of over 35 geologists, mining economists, regulators, financiers, business development executives and legal experts from private practice and industry.

    Negotiation

    This intensive, five-day program will take you beyond the basic “getting to yes” principles and help you develop your negotiation skills in an organized, thoughtful and practical way. Learn how to identify and make the most of the critical moments that define the path of a negotiation and pose the greatest challenges for all negotiators.

  • Ombuds

    Essentials for Ombuds

    A joint program of The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman and Osgoode Professional Development. The authoritative course for today’s Ombuds and similar investigating and dispute resolution roles.

  • Paralegal

    Provincial Offences Practice

    Developed and delivered by senior judges and legal experts, this unique Certificate program will provide you with a comprehensive grounding in the key knowledge and skills you need to successfully advocate in Provincial Offences Court.

  • Procurement Law

    Public Procurement Law and Practice

    This unique Osgoode Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Practice, brings clarity to this demanding area. An outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and practical skills you need to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing procurement challenges and issues.

    Advanced Procurement Law and Practice: Major Projects and Tendering

    Led by Paul Emanuelli, an outstanding faculty of legal and procurement professionals will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to competently and confidently handle today’s most pressing complex procurement challenges. This practical hands-on program has been specifically designed to help public and private sector procurement professionals manage the time pressures and business and legal risks inherent in complex tendering.

    Construction Law

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Construction Law (Western Canada Edition)

    Don’t miss this in-depth, practical program that covers project delivery models through to dispute resolution.

    Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements

    Led by P. Bradley Limpert and an expert faculty, this intensive four day program cover a comprehensive overview of key factors relevant to structuring an IT agreement, and practical tools which will enable you to draft and negotiate the contentious clauses.

    Public-Private Partnerships

    Led by program directors Marni Dicker and Richard H. Shaban, an expert, multi-disciplinary faculty with years of experience working with all levels of government will give you valuable insights into what makes P3s work — and fail.

  • Real Estate Law

    Expert Evidence in Property Valuation Disputes (Osgoode/IPTI)

    Top lawyers, adjudicators, and experts share their inside knowledge gained from extensive experience litigating, hearing, and testifying in cases involving expert evidence in property valuation.

    Writing Expert Reports in Property Valuation Disputes (Osgoode/IPTI)

    A comprehensive “learn-by-doing” program on how to draft effective, professional and proficient expert valuation reports for tribunal and court proceedings.

  • Tax Law

    Expert Evidence in Property Valuation Disputes (Osgoode/IPTI)

    Top lawyers, adjudicators, and experts share their inside knowledge gained from extensive experience litigating, hearing, and testifying in cases involving expert evidence in property valuation.

    Writing Expert Reports in Property Valuation Disputes (Osgoode/IPTI)

    A comprehensive “learn-by-doing” program on how to draft effective, professional and proficient expert valuation reports for tribunal and court proceedings.

Certificate Program Accreditation

OsgoodePD’s Certificates can count towards your annual professional development requirements with many associations and regulatory bodies. For further information, please contact cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca

For lawyers/paralegals, specific information on CPD/MCLE credits, please visit the CPD Hours Chart for the latest in up-to-date accreditation.

CPD Checkmark

FAQs

Have a question? Head to our FAQs Page.

Featured Certificate

The Osgoode in Intellectual Property Licensing

DATES: September 25, October 19, November 2, 17 & December 5, 2017

Osgoode’s Certificate in IP Licensing is structured to give you in-depth knowledge of the key aspects of licensing agreements and licensing each unique type of intellectual property: patents, trademarks, copyright, data and trade secrets and industrial designs.