A joint program of the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR) and Osgoode Professional Development
Learn to run a fair and effective administrative proceeding. Over the course of 5 years, the Certificate has provided hundreds of professionals with the practical skills and legal knowledge they need to perform effectively in the administrative adjudication arena.
Working with real-life fact scenarios, problems and demonstrations, you will acquire a solid foundation in the legal underpinnings of administrative adjudication, develop and refine your adjudication skills, and learn practical strategies for effective hearing management.
The program culminates with an interactive hearing simulation and guided decision writing exercise, in which you’ll benefit from individualized feedback from recognized experts in the field.
The Certificate in Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards & Tribunals is also available in an Online, Blended format.
Fees include attendance and program materials.
We will make every effort to present the program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the date, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University’s and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 21 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 21 days notice, a $150 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
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A joint program with the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR)
What past attendees have said about the Certificate in Adjudication:
“Well oiled machine! Excellent control of time & deliverables.”
“A great practical program for new adjudicators, those interested in becoming adjudicators or those who appear before adjudicators! The program laid the framework for fair & effective adjudication. The presenters were knowledgeable & engaging, and the practitioners provided some very valuable tips & feedback.”
Ontario College of Teachers
“Thanks to all speakers & administrators! I really learned a lot this week & my confidence has improved in this area.”
“Absolutely outstanding from every point of view!”