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Admission to Practice Academy 2019

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Get the real-talk on what happens after you finish law school

Pssst..did we mention it's all online!

If admission is looming in your future and you don't know where to start, join us for our Admission to Practice Academy!

Get your snacks ready, because we’re hosting a series of online information sessions all about what happens after law school, but before you can become a lawyer.

Attend as many sessions as you’d like from the comfort of your couch, desk or favourite coffee shop, and get ready to learn from our experts.

What is Admission to Practice Academy?

A series of webinars for law students and graduates. The free, five-day event features six sessions covering topics such as:

  • New lawyer stories
  • What to expect at a clerkship
  • Being a 'Fit and Proper Person'
  • Creating your own opportunities
  • Practical Legal Training
  • Work experience

How does it work?

If you have computer and an email address — and you know how to browse the internet — you already have all you need to view our sessions!

Register and you'll be given access to view all of the information sessions throughout the week.

Schedule

Monday 12 August |6.00pm | Alumni Stories

If you're not exactly sure what career options are available to law graduates, join Jacqui and four College grads as they explore the paths their careers have taken.

Tuesday 13 August |12.30pm | Clerkship Day #1: What to expect

Hear some great pieces of advice on making a good impression on your new co-workers and, most importantly, your new boss. You'll also learn about some of the documents and tasks you'll be expected to complete as a clerk.

Wednesday 14 August |12.30pm | Create opportunities for yourself

Your dream job isn’t going to happen by accident. That’s why it’s important that you take a proactive approach to creating opportunities. Susan will provide steps you can take to make sure opportunity comes knocking.

Wednesday 14 August |5.30pm | Applying for Admission

Once you graduate from Practical Legal Training, you are just one step away from your goal - becoming a lawyer! Join Madeleine to learn the why, where, when and how of applying for Admission

Thursday 15 August |12.30pm | Work Experience

Work experience often raises a number of questions for students: “When should I pursue it? What will I need to do? How long will it take, and what if I can’t meet the time requirements?” Join Morton and Naomi as they provide the answers.

Thursday 15 August |5.30pm | Practical Legal Training

Michelle will provide an overview of the College PLT program. At the end of the webinar you will know more about when you can start, study modes, coursework and work experience.

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