Running contested hearings.
One of the most requested programs in our recent judge’s education survey, this event will help magistrates refine how they manage contested hearings.
Aboriginality and bail.
Develop knowledge and confidence in hearing bail applications involving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in this expert-led discussion of legislative changes to the Bail Act 1977.
An introduction to managing communication in your tribunal room.
Judicial management forum.
The close working relationship between judge and associate is a distinctive feature of judicial life. The relationship is generally highly prized and valued by both parties and has evolved without much formal assistance. But how do other judges manage their working life with associates? And what constitutes best-practice when managing staff?
Lore and literature.
Enhance awareness of the cultural and socioeconomic issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples coming before the courts.
First Nations cultural awareness for judicial officers.
Build a nuanced cultural awareness about First Nations people to foster respect and understanding in Victoria’s court system.