CPM Delegates (L-R) Ola Alalade, Dr Laura Janes, Jenny Beck, Craig Keenan and Holly Sherratt receive their certificates from Lord Bach at the 2017 LAPG Conference
Photo: Robert Aberman
Successfully piloted in 2015, the Certificate in Practice Management combines face-to-face training with online learning and materials to provide an accessible and affordable management training programme for busy lawyers and practice managers.
We have redesigned this course to cater for online delivery.
Download the Brochure for more information about the course: LAPG CPM
‘I would recommend the CPM to other people, especially people who are relatively new to management.’ (Newly qualified solicitor) ‘I really enjoyed it, I thought it was great.’ (Manager with over 10 years’ experience)
Almost 90% of employers said they noticed that their colleague had increased confidence after the course and 100% said their management skills had improved.
The course trainers include: Matthew Howgate, Vicky Ling and Jo Edwards.
The CPM provides 40 hours of online specialist training sessions and assessments.
The full five day course fee is £499 for LAPG members and £649 for non-members, which covers online course work, training materials and text books (including the LAG Legal Aid Handbook). You can attend one day (£149 for LAPG members and £199 for non-members) and half a day £89 for LAPG members and £99 for non-members).
Attend the whole course to receive the Certificate or each individual session as a discrete training course. Attending individual sessions also earns you credits towards the full Certificate if you need the flexibility to complete the Certificate over a longer period of time.
We have set the dates and are taking bookings for our 2021 course:
Session 1: Financial Management – 26 May 2021
Session 2: Business Planning and Risk Management – 23 June 2021
Session 3: Marketing and Communications (a.m.) & Legal Aid Contracting (p.m.) – 21 July 2021
Session 4: Equality and Diversity & Leadership – 10 September 2021
Session 5: Managing People – 8 October 2021
If you would like to discuss the course or book your place please email firstname.lastname@example.org.