Our events, whether in person or online, are designed to impart knowledge, deepen understanding and promote judicial collegiality. College education supports judicial officers to stay up to date and to develop the skills needed to perform the judicial role.
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Judicial Life/
Judicial management forum.

25 October 2024 | Full Day

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?

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First Nations/
Lore and literature.

07 November 2024 | Seminar

Enhance awareness of the cultural and socioeconomic issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples coming before the courts.

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First Nations/
First Nations cultural awareness for judicial officers.

19 November 2024 | Full Day

Build a nuanced cultural awareness about First Nations people to foster respect and understanding in Victoria’s court system.

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Judicial Life/
Balancing the demands of judicial life.

29 November 2024 | Full Day

Judicial work is meaningful and rewarding. It can also be complex, demanding and emotionally draining.

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Magistrates’ orientation. 

06 December 2024 | Full Day

An opportunity for new magistrates to come together and reflect on the ethical dimensions and courtroom skills required to succeed in the role.