Courses for Tribal Judges

Fundamentals of Evidence: Web-Based

Fundamentals of Evidence: Web-Based

May 11, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020 00:00

Online: Faculty-Led Need funding to attend? Scholarships for tuition are available. Please be sure to follow the instructions for requesting a scholarship...

Special Considerations for the Rural Court Judge: Web-Based

Special Considerations for the Rural Court Judge: Web-Based

May 18, 2020 - Jul 3, 2020 07:30

Online: Faculty-led Need funding to attend? Scholarships for tuition are available. Please be sure to follow the instructions for requesting a scholarship...

Coaching Judges for Better Justice

Coaching Judges for Better Justice

Jun 1, 2020 - Jun 4, 2020 00:00

Reno, NV THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED This course provides the fundamental concepts underlying the practice of becoming a mentor or coach for other...

Decision Making (JS 618)

Decision Making (JS 618)

Jun 8, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020 00:00

Denver, CO THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED This course familiarizes you with the factors that affect the judicial decision-making process and assists...

Management Skills for Presiding Judges

Management Skills for Presiding Judges

Jun 8, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 00:00

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED Reno, NV Your court needs a strong leader. Learn how to tackle human resources issues, budget complications, and other...

Ethics and Judging: Reaching Higher Ground (JS 601): Web-Based

Ethics and Judging: Reaching Higher Ground (JS 601): Web-Based

Jun 8, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020 00:00

Online: Faculty-Led As a judge, you have the responsibility of upholding the Model Code of Judicial Conduct. Are you? During this course, you will explore...

Drugs in America Today: What Every Judge Needs to Know

Drugs in America Today: What Every Judge Needs to Know

Jun 17, 2020 - Jun 19, 2020 08:00

Seattle. WA THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED With opiate addiction at epidemic levels in both urban and rural America, the NJC has crafted a new course...

Mindfulness for Judges

Mindfulness for Judges

Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 25, 2020 00:00

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN POSTPONED, DATE TBD Duck Key, Florida This four-day program is an opportunity to pause from the many complexities of being a judge...

Enhancing Judicial Bench Skills

Enhancing Judicial Bench Skills

Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 25, 2020 00:00

Bar Harbor, Maine THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED Do you need a fresh look at your role on the bench? From civility to contempt, this course will help...

DUI in Indian Country

DUI in Indian Country

Jun 23, 2020 10:00 - 11:15

10:00 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free This webcast will address the various aspects of handling Tribal Court DUI cases to build and enhance...

Designing and Presenting: A Faculty Development Workshop

Designing and Presenting: A Faculty Development Workshop

Aug 3, 2020 - Aug 6, 2020 00:00

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Leadership for Judges

Leadership for Judges

Aug 24, 2020 - Aug 27, 2020 07:30

Reno, NV Judges are often asked to lead projects that will improve the justice system. Learning about project management, leadership, human resources,...

Judicial Writing (JS 615)

Judicial Writing (JS 615)

Aug 24, 2020 - Aug 27, 2020 08:00

Reno, NV Are your judicial documents clear, coherent and unambiguous? This course applies advanced composition principles to judicial writing at all levels...

Ethical Issues in the Law: A Novel Approach  (JS 619)

Ethical Issues in the Law: A Novel Approach (JS 619)

Aug 30, 2020 - Sep 3, 2020 00:00

This course has been cancelled. This course engages the participant in in-depth discussions and analyses of ethical behavior and justice at the point...

Managing Cases Involving Commercial Drivers Licenses

Managing Cases Involving Commercial Drivers Licenses

Sep 14, 2020 - Sep 16, 2020 00:00

Without proper enforcement, large tractor rigs, school buses, and even automobiles carrying dangerous cargo can cause devastating crashes. Judges have...

Traffic Issues in the 21st Century

Traffic Issues in the 21st Century

Sep 14, 2020 - Sep 17, 2020 00:00

Reno, NV THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Judges are facing more complex traffic issues as the law and technology progress. This course is designed...

Drugged Driving Essentials

Drugged Driving Essentials

Sep 14, 2020 - Sep 16, 2020 07:30

Reno, NV This course is funded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and offered at no cost to eligible participants. Please...

Special Considerations for the Rural Court Judge: Web-Based

Special Considerations for the Rural Court Judge: Web-Based

Sep 14, 2020 - Oct 30, 2020 07:30

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

Scientific Evidence & Expert Testimony (JS 622)

Scientific Evidence & Expert Testimony (JS 622)

Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 8, 2020 00:00

Reno, NV The emergence of DNA analysis in the 1990s led to serious questioning of the validity of many of the traditional forensic disciplines. Very recently,...

Civil Mediation

Civil Mediation

Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 9, 2020 08:00

Reno, NV Mediation is an important option in every system of justice. Judges with mediation skills can have opportunities open up to them both on and...

Fourth Amendment: Comprehensive Search and Seizure (JS 645)

Fourth Amendment: Comprehensive Search and Seizure (JS 645)

Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 8, 2020 08:00

Asheville, North Carolina When is a search or seizure justified? Who has standing to challenge? When is a warrant needed? If the amendment is violated,...

Lessons from Tough Cases: Judging, Judicial Independence, Faithfulness to the Rule of Law

Lessons from Tough Cases: Judging, Judicial Independence, Faithfulness to the Rule of Law

Oct 12, 2020 - Oct 15, 2020 00:00

Charleston, South Carolina What was your toughest case? How did you handle it? Do you wish, upon reflection, that you’d handled it differently? During...

Ethics, Fairness, and Security in Your Courtroom and Community

Ethics, Fairness, and Security in Your Courtroom and Community

Oct 12, 2020 - Oct 15, 2020 07:30

Reno, NV As a judge, you have the responsibility of maintaining the integrity of the court process. Are you? This course will help participants reduce...

Managing Challenging Family Law Cases (JS 634)

Managing Challenging Family Law Cases (JS 634)

Oct 19, 2020 - Oct 22, 2020 00:00

Reno. NV This program is presented through a partnership of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, the Judicial Studies Graduate Degree...

Special Court Jurisdiction: Advanced

Special Court Jurisdiction: Advanced

Oct 19, 2020 - Oct 29, 2020 07:30

Reno, NV This course is designed for judges recently appointed or elected to specialized courts. The course is filled with valuable information and practice...

Evidence in a Courtroom Setting (JS 633)

Evidence in a Courtroom Setting (JS 633)

Oct 19, 2020 - Oct 22, 2020 08:00

Sedona, Arizona This is a highly interactive course in which judges from different jurisdictions and backgrounds can openly and vigorously examine the...

Judicial Academy – A Boot Camp for Aspiring Judges

Judicial Academy – A Boot Camp for Aspiring Judges

Oct 26, 2020 - Oct 30, 2020 00:00

Reno, NV The NJC is presenting this 4.5-day program to 40 selected participants who want to be trial judges. The NJC will endeavor to select a diverse...

Best Practices in Handling Cases with Self-Represented Litigants

Best Practices in Handling Cases with Self-Represented Litigants

Nov 2, 2020 - Nov 5, 2020 08:00

New Orleans, Louisiana In the last decade, self-representation has increased exponentially. Self-represented litigants now appear on court dockets in...

Designing and Presenting Effective CDL Courses: A Faculty Development Workshop

Designing and Presenting Effective CDL Courses: A Faculty Development Workshop

May 24, 2021 - May 27, 2021 00:00

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