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Course TitleAreaSpeakerRelease DateCPDDescriptionRaising Concerns and Whistleblowing - A Guide for SolicitorsSRA Regulatory & ComplianceAlastair Hodge2-May0.5-1Essential for all members of staff, this course will provide viewers with an overview on the law relating whistleblowing, as well as other SRA reporting requirements.Road Traffic Law for Cri

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Area Course Title Speaker Release Date Description CPD Hours Crime Police Station Update 2018 Colin Beaumont 3-Apr This course will provide viewers with an overview of some important matters to consider when advising clients at the police station stage including the level of disclosure required, and rehabilitation periods for

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The routes into law and legal services are changing and more accessible than ever before. Under the SRA's 'changing for tomorrow' initiative, one does not necessarily have to attend University and embark upon an expensive Legal Practice course to enter into a career in law. There are numerous law apprenticeships available wherein you can earn w

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Since 2008 Datalaw have provided the legal profession with CPD online. In some ways we have been ahead of the curve in this respect, as it is only recently that the SRA have begun to emphasise the importance of technology and are encouraging its use in the delivery of legal services and have advocated the benefits of CPD online. This is most pr

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One of the main criticisms of the current CPD scheme is that its focus is on how many CPD hours solicitors spend in formal training courses as opposed to what solicitors have learnt as a result of the training which they have undertaken. Consequently, CPD is often, and somewhat unfavourably, compared to a tick-box exercise which serves no real

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