LAPG Certificate in Practice Management
Craig Keenan and Beverley Watkins receive their certificates for completing the course (October 2016). With course tutors (LR) Carol Storer, Matthew Howgate and Vicky Ling
Photo: Robert Aberman
Successfully piloted in 2015, the Certificate in Practice Management combines face-to-face training with online learning and materials to provide an accessible and affordable management training programme for busy lawyers and practice managers.
Download the Brochure for more information: LAPG CPM
‘I would recommend the CPM to other people, especially people who are relatively new to management.’ (Newly qualified solicitor) ‘I really enjoyed it, I thought it was great.’ (Manager with over 10 years’ experience)
Almost 90% of employers said they noticed that their colleague had increased confidence after the course and 100% said their management skills had improved.
The course trainers include: Matthew Howgate, Vicky Ling, Carol Storer and Jo Edwards.
The CPM provides 50 hours of specialist training including both active face-to-face sessions and online. The full course fee is £999 for LAPG members and £1,299 for non-members, which covers face-to-face and online course work, printed training materials, two text books, ‘grab and go’ guides, buffet lunches and refreshments.
We’re now concluding our latest course and have set the following dates for our second 2017 course in London:
Session 1: Financial Management – 22 September 2017
Session 2: Business Planning and Risk Management – 27 October 2017
Session 3: Legal Aid Contracting and Developing Profile – 21 November 2017
Session 4: Managing People – 26 January 2018
NfP Session: See below for potential topics – Date TBC (NfP participants only)
CONTENT SPECIFIC TO NFP PROVIDERS
Thanks to the Future Advice Fund for supporting us to develop new NfP-specific content. This is additional content for NfP participants only and is provided at no extra cost. The additional topics may include:
- innovation and new ways of working
- generating income and reducing expenditure
- performance management in an NfP context
- raising profile through online presence, social media and other marketing techniques
- strategic fundraising
If you would like to discuss the course or book your place please email firstname.lastname@example.org.