Magistrates and Tribunals Orientation Program

Date: 19 to 21-Aug-2015
Cost: $1,800.00


A collaboration between the National Judicial College of Australia and the Judicial College of Victoria, this national program brings a fresh approach to professional development for new appointees. It will provide opportunities for the exchange of ideas and experiences through interactive workshops, problem solving exercises and skills-based learning.

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Key themes of the program include:

  • Judicial conduct and ethics
  • Court craft
  • Judicial wellbeing
  • Litigants in person
  • Cultural awareness
  • Children as witnesses
  • Mental health issues in the courtroom
  • Streamed sessions on delivering oral decisions and sentencing

Key expert speakers include:

  • Justice Emilios Kyrou, Victorian Court of Appeal
  • The Hon. Murray Kellam AO, Former Judge of the Victorian Court of Appeal
  • Judge Sandra Davis, County Court of Victoria
  • Deputy Chief Magistrate Jelena Popovic, Magistrates’ Court of Victoria
  • Dr Craig Hassed, Monash University
  • Dr Grant Lester, Forensicare
  • Dr Steven Stathis, Royal Children’s Hospital, Brisbane


Click here to register online 

Alternatively, you may wish to complete this manual registration form