Canadian Professional Responsibility

Professional Responsibility is about the regulation of lawyers' conduct. The course will give an overview of the central concepts and principles of professional conduct in Canada. The course provides an overview of central concepts and principles of lawyers' professional conduct in Canada.

 

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Course Dates:

Oct 16 – 6 pm to 9 pm EST
Oct 17 – 10 am to 2 pm EST
or
Dec 5 – 10 am to 2 pm EST
Dec 6 – 10 am to 1 pm EST

Course Duration

7 hours

Fees:

Application Fee: $99
Course Fee: $459
Study Guide: $59
Course + Study Guide: $558

Special Offer *

2 courses – 5%
3 courses – 10%
4 courses – 15%
5 courses – 20%

*Valid for applications sent until September 30, 2020 for 2020 and 2021 intakes. Discount applies to course fees only

The course will explain what these principles are, how they might arise and apply in practice and critically examine the nature and future of professional conduct for lawyers in Canada. You will develop a sense of what the profession is about and what lawyers’ professional roles and responsibilities are. The course aims to help students to think about what professional issues arise in practice, how they arise and how they can – and in some cases must – be dealt with.

Course Objectives

  • Prepare students to successfully complete the NCA Exam in Professional Responsibility*
  • Introduce and explain the relevant concepts and selections from materials to assist with exam preparation
  • Explain how these concepts arise and apply in real-world scenarios
  • Critically examine the nature and future of professional conduct for lawyers in Canada
  • Offer an opportunity to apply knowledge to practice questions and provide feedback
  • Review exam writing techniques to assist in the successful completion of the NCA exams

*The NCA Exam Preparation are professional development courses and do not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act of Ontario, 2005.

Additional Feature

You will receive a pre-recorded session** aimed at helping you understand key exam techniques, how to use the IRAC method effectively and the approach you should take in answering NCA exam questions successfully.

**All courses require a short mandatory Exam Techniques pre-recorded session as a prerequisite. This session is included in your fees and will be made available to you throughout your studies


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