Summation Workshop, October 25 & 26, 2019

TRAINING OBJECTIVES:   This session will provide the participants with practical advice and guidance on the preparation and delivery of a summation and the opportunity to practise the skill.  At the end of the session, participants will be able to: Appreciate the true purpose of a summation. Identify the relevant legal principles and key evidence in individual trials. Detect and avoid common pitfalls in summing up. Design and deliver an effective summation. AGENDA:   PRESENTATION:

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2019 May 31 to Jun 2 – WORKSHOP FOR PARISH COURT JUDGES

AN OVERVIEW OF THE NEW ROAD – TRAFFIC ACT (RTA) AND REGULATIONS Facilitated by the JUDICIAL EDUCATION INSTITUTE OF JAMAICA (JEIJ) & COURT MANAGEMENT SERVICES (CMS)    OBJECTI VES:  At the end of this programme, participants will be able to: To examine the circumstances that led to the promulgation of new Road Traffic Act and Regulations and to review the provisions relevant to Parish Court Judges.   To identify challenges that may be encountered in the trial and sentencing of cases under the new Road Traffic Act and Regulations and to highlight suitable solutions.   To explore evidential issues and considerations pertaining generally to cybercrimes and to explore technology and… Read More

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2019 March 1-3: Court of Appeal and Supreme Court Judges Training

LEARNING OUTCOMES:  At the end of this programme, participants will be able to: Manage and Improve efficiency in the courts; Demonstrate the impact of the information received in the adjudication of cases on a daily basis; Integrate Technology in Judicial Work. AGENDA Training Material Link to Supreme Court of Judicature of Jamaica: Criminal Bench Book

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2019 February 8-10: Training for Parish Court Judges

OBJECTIVES/ OUTCOMES: At the end of this training, participants will be able to:  Demonstrate the impact of the training in the adjudication of cases on a daily basis; Pay attention to and act upon the areas pointed out by the Court of Appeal which require strengthening; Identify three recent legislation affecting the jurisdiction of the Parish Courts. AGENDA Training Material    

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