Complete List of 2017 In-Person and Web-Based Courses 2017-07-11T13:05:12+00:00

Complete List of In-Person and Web Courses

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2017 Courses

FMCSA National Webcast Series

It seems that almost daily our courts are updated with new laws, procedures and rules. Issues regarding the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and the Commercial Drivers License holder are no exception.

Ethics and Judging: Reaching Higher Ground

Date Change: September 11 – October 27, 2017 | Web | Tuition $629

As a judge, you have the responsibility of upholding the Model Code of Judicial Conduct. Are you? During this course,

NHTSA Webcast: Psychopharmacology

August 16, 2017 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free

This webcast explores the current research and findings on the relationships among substance abuse, brain chemistry, and tools for improved outcomes in traffic matters.

Personal Security for Judges

August 16, 2017 12 p.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition Free

Through lecture and using current and relevant case studies of attacks to judicial officers, participants will be sensitized to some of the pre-attack indicators that predicate

Rural Judges: Special Issues They Confront

August 30, 2017 12 p.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition Free

Eighty percent of America’s trial courts are rural, signifying they have one to three judges, and serve populations of less than 50,000 residents often dispersed over

NHTSA Webcast: DUI: Sentencing Underage Drivers

September 6, 2017 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free

Old enough to drive, but not old enough to drink legally. Individuals in this age group present special problems for judges when they are charged

Special Considerations for the Rural Court Judges

September 11 – October 27, 2017 | Web | Tuition $629

Isolation, under-funding, lack of collateral social services in the community, and a high public profile. Do these things sound familiar? Judges in

Ethics for the Administrative Law Judge

October 2 – November 17, 2017 | Web | Tuition $629

Rule with confidence, knowing your decisions are ethically appropriate. This faculty-led online course uses hypothetical scenarios, interactive learning activities and online discussion to explore

Civil Mediation

October 2 – 6, 2017 | Location Reno, NV | Tuition $1,289 | Conference Fee $359 What’s this?

Also offered May 8 – 12, 2017 in Reno, NV

Mediation is an important option

Management Skills for Presiding Judges

October 9 – 13, 2017  | Location Reno, NV | Tuition $1,289 | Conference Fee $359 What’s this?

Your court needs a strong leader. Learn how to tackle human resources issues, budget complications,

Behind the Wheel: Today’s Traffic Offender

October 23 – 26, 2017 | Location Reno, NV | Tuition $1,079 | Conference Fee $289 What’s this?

The arena of traffic-related offenses is constantly evolving. Statistically, driving while under the

Advanced Evidence (JS 617)

October 30 – November 2, 2017 | Location Charleston, SC | Tuition $1,395 | Conference Fee $399 What’s this?

This course is a must for judges who want to improve their evidentiary

Mindfulness for Judges

November 6 – 9, 2017 | Location Sedona, AZ | Tuition $1,349 | Conference Fee $399 What’s this?

This four-day program, held in beautiful Sedona, Arizona, is an opportunity to pause from

Effective Caseflow Management (JS 627/JM 690)

December 4 – 7, 2017 | Location Austin, TX | Tuition $1,349 | Conference Fee $499 What’s this?

“Justice delayed is justice denied” (Gladstone). Effective, efficient caseflow promotes justice and upholds the

Judicial Philosophy and American Law

December 4 – 7, 2017 | Location Austin, TX | Tuition $1,349 | Conference Fee $499 What’s this?

No Supreme Court decision is made in a vacuum of law and precedence. Each

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