Comprehensive & Complies with SRA Section A2(d) on Continuing Competence
THIS COURSE IS NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE.
It is currently being updated and the course videos being re-filmed. It will be launched for 2018 in November 2017.
Clients in custody have a legitimate expectation that the advice they receive from prison lawyers will be based on an accurate knowledge of the law as it applies to them.
One way of identifying yourself to prisoners as possessing such knowledge is to display the ‘OK Logo’ in your advertising and on your stationery.
The ‘OK Logo’ is awarded to those who within one year of registration successfully complete the Institute’s Certificate of Competency in Prison Law course – and prisoners up and down the country know to look for it when searching for a prison lawyer.
Earn the right to display the OK Logo next to your name!
Certificate of Competency in Prison Law Eight DVD Modules (6 CPD points per module)
The Certificate is awarded to those who successfully complete all eight modules within a year of registration and obtain a pass mark of at least 80% in all eight multiple choice examinations. Accreditation lasts for one year and reaccreditation is obtained by attending a one-day prison law update course each September – no further examinations are necessary.
Hundreds of lawyers, Prison Service Officers and Governors and many prison inmates themselves have already benefitted from this course – but don’t take our word for how good it is, just read what people themselves have to say: