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.
You will get practical tips and strategies on some of the key areas including:
Plus! Full day intensive workshops on conducting your cross-examination and making submissions on sentencing.
Reserve your place now to take advantage of this unique learning opportunity while fulfilling your full CPD requirements for both 2019 and 2020.
Fees include attendance, program materials, lunch and break refreshments for each of the 5 days of the program. The price does not include accommodations. Please inquire about financial assistance. Fees paid by individuals are eligible for a tuition tax credit. Dress is business casual.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
You will receive a certificate upon completion of The Osgoode Certificate in Provincial Offences Court Practice. Participants must attend all program modules and successfully complete the take-home assignment to receive a certificate.
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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Saturday, November 23, 2019
Saturday, December 7, 2019
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$2,595 + HST
Newly Licensed (2016-2019): $1,297.50
NOTE: Modules 1, 2, & 4 can be purchased individually at $595 +HST
“Every paralegal should take this program.”
Richard Joseph Dunn, RJ Dunn Legal Services
“An excellent, one of a kind program with an all-star cast! A must take for anyone working within the realm of the POA!.”
Brian Lass, Prosecutor, GO Transit/METROLINX
“I completed an entire appeal factum based on what I learned at the program. This course has benefited my practice greatly. Thank you.”
Marian Lippa, Paralegal, Lippa Legal Services; Paralegal Bencher Law Society of Upper Canada
“After 8 years of university, I didn’t realize how practical and helpful more education could be. I was forced outside of my comfort zone at times, gained the perspectives of many experienced professionals and learned so much in the process.”
Venetia Whiting, Bennett Jones LLP
“A must-attend course for anyone practicing or thinking of practicing in the Provincial Offences Court. The faculty are all top notch.”
Claude Gelbard, Discipline Paralegal, The Law Society of Upper Canada
“Engaging exercises with valuable feedback. I appreciated the time allotted for questions and discussion. Well developed scenarios. Good preparation for court practice.”
Raj Bharati, Alcohol & Gaming Commission of Ontario