The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia


Taking Stock: 600 Hours of Family Law Training Offered by CLEBC in 2013

December 19, 2013

Family Law Act

As the year draws to a close, CLEBC is looking back over our programs and preparing for more exciting courses in the new year.

The new Family Law Act took effect in March 2013 and brought with it new qualifications for Dispute Resolution accreditation. CLEBC rose to the challenge of preparing practitioners for these changes.

In 2013 alone, CLEBC offered over 600 Family Law training hours.

 

Here’s the breakdown:

 

Program Training Hours Sessions Total Hours
The Family Law Act: Everything You Always Wanted to Know 13 7 91
New Family Law Act for Legal Support Staff 7 6 42
Family Violence Screening Training for Dispute Resolution Professionals 14 7 98
Family Law Arbitration 40 2 80
Parenting Coordinator Training 40 1 40
Family Law Mediation – Level 1 24 1 24
Family Law Mediation – Level 2 24 2 48
Family Law Mediation – Level 3 24 3 72
Family Law Mediation Advanced Training 16 1 16
Advanced Mediator Clinic 16 2 32
The Interplay Between Aging, Death and Divorce 6.5 3 19.5
Getting Started in Collaborative Practice 21 1 21
Family Law for Non-Family Lawyers 6 3 18
Total Hours 251.5   601.5

Thank you to all of the course instructors, coaches, program lawyers and program coordinators for your hard work and dedication to make these courses and workshops successful!

Don’t forget to check out our Course Calendar to see even more Family Law programs offered in 2014.





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