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19 - 20 June 2017

Course details

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Fees:
    -  £500 before 19 May 2017
    £600 after 19 May 2017
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A 2-day short course designed for nurses, hospital consultants, GPs and any other health professionals:

  • Writing medico-legal reports
  • Investigating complaints and claims
  • Practising court room skills

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Course content

  • Learn about the structure of the English Legal System
  • Appreciate basic elements of risk management and safety
  • Receive a real case file and write a medico-legal report
  • Be interviewed by a solicitor at a mock client conference
  • Face cross examination by a barrister in a mock court
  • Meet with lawyers who practice in this field 

Participants have the opportunity to work on their own expert witness reports during this course. Please bring along a laptop and/or memory stick to do this.
Those who submit a report on the second day, will receive individual feedback and have the opportunity to be cross-examined during the final session. 

Who should attend?

A 2-day short course designed for nurses, hospital consultants, GPs and any other health professionals.

Comments from past participants

"Good course; informative."

"Very entertaining with high quality speakers."