Practice Management Accreditation Course

Does your team work with Scottish solicitors on a day to day basis?

Ensure your team have an edge when it comes to dealing with the legal sector by training them how legal practices work financially and specifically on the Law Society of Scotland account rules. The Law Society's accredited training will enable your team to demonstrate a greater understanding of the needs of your solicitor clients.

The legal services sector is bound by complex rules and regulations. Our Practice Management Accreditation Course provides other professions with training covering areas such as financial compliance, professional indemnity insurance, professional ethics and client accounts rules, as well as the new forms of business structures that will be able to offer legal services. Attending the course will enable your team to understand better why solicitors have to adopt certain working practices to comply with the rules and regulations of the Law Society of Scotland.

If you are looking to grow your market share or move into the legal services market, this is the only available course to give you an insight into the issues that solicitors in Scotland face.PMScolour

This bespoke course runs over a day and a half and covers the following key learning objectives:

  • The Law Society of Scotland Account Rules
  • Criminal Risks to the Profession
  • Anti Money Laundering: Key Issues for Solicitors
  • Anti Money Laundering: An alternative perspective
  • Risk Management Workshops
  • Master Policy, Russell Lang, Marsh
  • Interventions and Judicial Factors
  • Ethics Workshops
  • Certificates, inspections & Investigations
  • The Law Society of Scotland Practice Rules
  • Account Rules Workshops

The course can be organised at a time and location to suit your team (min 10 delegates)

Or you can sign up for our open course on the 21st and 22nd of October here  

On completion of the course your team members will be awarded The Law Society Accreditation and be allowed to use the accreditation logo as a sign of their knowledge and training to work with the Solicitor profession in Scotland

For more information, please contact:

Sarah Prior, Head of Conference & Events

sarahprior@lawscot.org.uk or 0131 226 8893

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