Past courses

Child Maintenance: The New Rules - May 2014

Family Lawyers need to be aware of the new statutory rules so they can properly advise clients about any potential liability under the new “gross income” scheme. This seminar will focus on the ...

Collaborative Law Foundation Training 2012

Subject: Collaborative law

3 day foundation training in collaborative law. You will receive some pre course reading 2-3 weeks before the course. Included in the cost is the drinks reception on the evening of the second day. ...

Collaborative Law Foundation Training 2013

The course carries 24 CPD hours (including CPD allowances forpre-course reading and reading and preparation during the course itself). Registration starts at 8.45am on each day and you should arriv...

Collaborative Negotiation Skills 2013

The course will focus on the importance for lawyers and clients in making the dynamic shift towards working collaboratively. We will consider how best to create strong foundations to which the prac...

Collaborative Negotiation Skills: Making the shift 2012

Subject: Collaborative law

We are delighted to announce dates for 2012 for the Collaborative Negotiation Skills course. The course will focus on the importance for lawyers and clients in making the dynamic shift towards work...

Collaborative solutions with the Melbourne Collaborative Alliance

You will learn what it takes to run a collaborative case from ‘Go to Whoa'. The workshops will focus on the important areas of: A skills audit: what it takes to be a collaborative professiona...

Direct Consultation in Family Mediation Follow-On Day 2013

A number of mediators who have taken DCC training have asked for a follow-on day, preferably not later than a year after the two-day training, to share any DCC experience gained so far, to review p...

Direct consultation with children and young people in Family Mediation

Subject: Mediation

The recent reports of the Family Justice Review and the Justice Select Committee have emphasised the central importance of the child – and that mediators should be appropriately trained and q...

Excelling as a Lawyer

Subject: Skills

"The course provides a rare opportunity for junior lawyers to think about where they want to be in ten years' time. An excellent use of two hours - I would go again." "Through a series of exerc...

Family consultants 2015

The first day of this two-day course is exclusively for the family consultant group and will provide an insight into the legal, practical and financial issues facing clients and their families who ...