E-Learning

UNLIMITED E-LEARNING PROGRAMMES 2020

We are pleased to inform you that the registration for Unlimited e-Learning Programmes is now open and members can enjoy the non-exhaustive list of programmes at a flat fee of $50.00 (including GST)! Registrants will now be able to to access the contents in the portal from the date of registration until 31 December 2020.

Please click here for the list of programmes available!

Terms & Conditions

By registering, you accept and agree to all of the covenants and conditions imposed in this Terms & Conditions.

  1. The Law Society of Singapore reserves the right to cancel any programmes without notice.
  2. Generally, e-Learning programmes are not eligible for refund and cancellation. The Law Society may approve a refund/cancellation request on a case-by-case basis. Participant must notify us of their desire to cancel in writing within 24-hours of the registration. Requests must be sent via email to the following address: . Do note that a 15% admin fee for refund/cancellation will be imposed should the request be approved.
  3. E-Learning programmes are strictly non-transferrable.
  4. Do note that you would be provided access to unlimited e-Learning Programmes in one to two working days after registration. However, you would only be allowed to view each programme once.
  5. The list of e-Learning programmes on the e-Learning Portal are non-exhaustive and new programmes will be uploaded constantly. You will have access to the new programmes as well.
  6. You will now be able to access the programmes on the portal from the date of registration until 31 December 2020. No request on the extension of access will be entertained.
  7. You are encouraged to complete the video in one sitting.
  8. For each e-Learning programme which you have selected to view, please click on the course description, presentation slides and view the video to complete the progress by 100% on the e-Learning portal. Ensure that the certificate for the respective e-Learning programme which you have completed is downloaded. A soft copy of the certificate should be saved and kept for your own record.
  9. The Law Society of Singapore does not warrant or represent that all the e-Learning programmes contain up-to-date information. As some e-Learning programmes on the e-Learning Portal are not new, they may contain information that is outdated. You are responsible for independently verifying all information to ensure that it is current.

Only PayPal (credit card) payment is accepted for the e-Learning programmes.

For information on private CPD points, please refer to: https://www.silecpdcentre.sg/Lawyer/CPD-Requirement/Private-CPD-Points/

For information on claiming private CPD points, please refer to: https://www.silecpdcentre.sg/Documents/CPD%20Guides/Claiming_Private_CPD_Points.pdf


Risk Management e-Learning


Risk management is important for all legal practitioners and law practices and it goes beyond just avoiding legal claims or lowering costs in terms of professional liability insurance premiums. The end result of good risk management is a successful law practice. Risk management must therefore become a part of a law practice’s strategic vision and culture.

The following e-learning will aid law practices in implementing the following key areas of risk management.

  • AWARENESS: Know what are the core categories of risks for every law practice.
  • IDENTIFICATION: Identify areas of potential risk with a risk assessment checklist.
  • MANAGEMENT: Manage and control identified risks with policies and processes that mitigate/prevent such risks.
  • REVIEW: Monitor and review processes to manage or mitigate the identified risks and track new or emerging risks.
     

Course Information

Understanding and Managing Risks in a Law Practice Part 1 (Total duration: 1 hour)

  • Management and Operations of a Law Firm
  • People Management
  • Supervision and Delegation

By the end of Part 1, participants will have an understanding of the following:

  • Rule 35 PCR – Responsibilities in relation to management and operation of law practice
  • People Management from hiring to staff career progression and development
  • Duty of proper supervision and delegation under Rule 32 PCR
     

Understanding and Managing Risks in a Law Practice Part 2 (Total duration: 1 hour 30 mins)

  • Data and Information Management
  • File Retention and Storage

By the end of Part 2, participants will have an understanding of the following:

  • Practice Directions on Storage and Destruction
  • Duty of client confidentiality and legal obligations under PDPA
  • Data protection and best practices in cybersecurity
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