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CANCELLED Report Writing and Courtroom Skills

  • Westwood Hotel, Dangan
  • 9 Registration, 9.30 - 4.30 Event
  • 19 Oct 2016

Price €55 IASW members/€125 non-members

La Touche Training have been commissioned by the IASW to provide a one day course on report writing and courtroom skills tailored to meet the needs of social workers across a range of settings

Unfortunately, this event was cancelled due to low numbers. It will be held in Athlone on Friday, 10th February. Booking for that event will open in December. 

Price includes refreshments, lunch, course materials & handouts. This course has been heavily subsidised by the IASW, one day courses with La Touche usually cost €195. 


Outline for the day:

9.30       Introduction

9.40       Expectations of the training

9.50       Best practice in record keeping

11.00     Tea/coffee

11.15     Best practice in report writing

     The importance of fact V opinion

     How to write an excellent report

     Assessing some sample reports sent from delegates beforehand

1pm       Lunch

2pm       Courtroom Skills


               Court procedure

               Preparation for Court

3.15       Tea/coffee

3.30       Questioning techniques

3.50       Procedure in witness box

4.10       Cross examination roleplay

4.25       Q&A

4.30       Close

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