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Welcome to the CPD Portal

Welcome to the Law Society Continuing Professional Development Portal - a convenient one-stop point for your learning needs.

Upcoming Events

State Courts Bar Room (map)
Public CPD Points: 1.0 Points per module  Practice Areas: Crime      Training Level: General The third run of the Criminal Law Training Programme 2017 (“Programme”) will continue to serve CLAS Fellows, active CLAS volunteers and other practitioners wishing to develop or improve their criminal practice knowledge and skills. Free or subsidised access to the various lessons will be made available to active CLAS volunteers. The Programme will incl...
ABOUT THIS COURSE Ethics in Practice is conducted by the Law Society of Singapore. Completion of the Course fulfils the guidelines issued by the Singapore Institute of Legal Education (previously the “Board of Legal Education”) for purpose of the SILE’s Guidelines for Practice Training Contracts issued (with effect from 3 May 2011) pursuant to Rule 23 of the Legal Profession (Admission) Rules 2011. From 2016, Ethics in Practice will be presented as an e-Learning programme. ...
The Law Society of Singapore, 39 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058673 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: 12 Points  Practice Area: Professional Skills Training Level: General  In recent years, we have seen changes taking place in the legal industry, law firms and legal practitioners are no longer doing the same things they used to do. With the changing landscape of work, together with the new and emerging legal workforce, it is ever more important for law firm leaders to put in place talent management structures to manage and develop an engaged workforc...
55 Market Street, Level 3 (Conference Room 2), Singapore 048941 (map)
Public CPD Points: 1.5 Points Practice Areas: Intellectual Property Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR This seminar will examine the impact of technology on law. The first part of the seminar is intended to give you an insight in some of these emerging technologies - artificial intelligence, cloud computing, internet of things, blockchain; and the challenges and questions that these present, even as they bring tremendous opportunities. The second part of the seminar will exam...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
About this Course This Course will provide a clear and in-depth understanding of the requirements of the Legal Profession (Solicitors’ Accounts) Rules (“SAR”) and the Legal Profession (Solicitors’ Trust Accounts) Rules. The Course will also explain the duties of an approved book keeper under the SAR. Completion of this course by a book keeper satisfies the requirements for training under Rule 11A (2) of the SAR. Mandatory registrants are required to attend the course i...
Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre Level 3 (map)
About the Conference  The Litigation Conference 2017 is proudly presented by the Civil Practice Committee of The Law Society of Singapore. The two-day Conference (20 & 21 April 2017) aims to bring together the judiciary, senior practitioners and industry experts across various jurisdictions to provide fresh insight on the latest developments in this area of practice.  The theme for Litigation Conference 2017 is 50 Years On – Thinking Forward, in commemorat...
55 Market Street, Level 3 (Conference Room 1), Singapore 048941 (map)
Public CPD Points: 2.5 Practice Area: Professional Skills Training Level: General -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABOUT THIS SEMINAR This seminar will provide you with an understanding of the common techniques employed to deflate or inflate assets and/or liabilities with a specific focus on matrimoni...
137 Cecil Street, Level 3, Toyko Room 1 Singapore (map)
 No. of Public CPD Points  Practice Area Training Level   2.5 Professional Skills  General ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP Anyone working in a business environment needs to makes business decisions and they should all know how a business works. This legal services business simulation game workshop will teach the following: ·   Business literacy so that participants can learn to talk the talk of their clients ·&nbs...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 (map)
IMPORTANT NOTES A. SKILLSFUTURE Skillsfuture is only applicable for those who attend and complete the 2-day programme. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim . SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans, 25 years and above, and is a self-sponsored individual, the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Individuals who attend this programme may...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 (map)
IMPORTANT NOTES A. SKILLSFUTURE Skillsfuture is only applicable for those who attend and complete the 2-day programme. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim . SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans, 25 years and above, and is a self-sponsored individual, the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Individuals who attend ...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: Module 1 - 1.5 Points , Module 2 - 1.0 Point , Module 3 - 1.5 Points , Module 4 - 1.0 Points and Module 5 - 1.5 Points (TBC) Practice Area: Civil Procedure Training Level: General IMPORTANT NOTE: PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING *SkillsFuture Credit is applicable for this programme Skillsfuture is only applicable for those who *attend and complete all 5 modules. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim ....
Supreme Court (map)
IMPORTANT NOTE – PLEASE READ AND ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED THE REQUIRED CRITERIA BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE WORKSHOPS. 1. Module 1 is open to all members of The Law Society of Singapore. 2. For participants who have taken Module 1 (or its equivalent) with SMC and it is within the 2 years validity period (i.e. completed Module 1 no earlier than May 2015), you may proceed to register for Module 2 directly. Otherwise, it is compulsory for you to register and attend both Modul...
The State Courts of Singapore - 1 Havelock Square Singapore 059724 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: 18 points (To be confirmed) Practice Area: Civil Procedure  Training Level: Intermediate IMPORTANT NOTE: PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING 1. *SkillsFuture Credit is applicable for this programme* SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans, 25 years and above, and is a self-sponsored individual, the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Individuals who attend this programm...
55 Market Street, Level 3 (Conference Room 2), Singapore 048941 (map)
Public CPD Points: 2.0 Points  Practice Areas: Professional Skills Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR Today’s law firms are experiencing a new breed of lawyers — tech-savvy, mobile, and with new expectations of how information should be available, delivered and managed. The proliferation of mobile devices puts pressure on firms to find new ways of working and using technology to improve productivity and client service.  But as cloud technology gains fast trac...
Module 1,2&5: Law Society, Module 4: Cecil Street & Module 5:Temasek Polytechnic (map)
About the Course  No law practice or legal department can operate effectively without paralegals and legal support staff. In recognition of their important role, the Law Society of Singapore and Temasek Polytechnic have developed a foundational certificate course on various aspects of Procedural and Substantive Law and Practice Management specifically designed for these stakeholders. This course has also been enhanced to cover more aspects of Law Practice and the legal environoment. 3 new ...

Law Society's Training Roadmap for Members

Nuts and Bolts for the Learning Lawyer - this focuses on developing a firm foundation for basic skills required by new practitioners and those who wish to develop their skills in an existing practice area or to practise in a new practice area.

Latest Developments for the Busy Practitioner - this focuses on giving practitioners quick legal updates on case law and legislation and their implications in core areas of practice such as civil practice, corporate practice, conveyancing practice, criminal practice, family law practice and insolvency law practice.

Practice Management for the Savvy Practitioner -  this focuses on imparting practice knowledge and techniques to assist practitioners to manage and develop their law practices.

New Frontiers for the Cutting Edge Lawyer - this focuses on giving practitioners an insight into specialized and emerging areas of practice.

Legal Courses for Law Firm Staff - this focuses on supporting law firms through the delivery of knowledge, techniques and skills developments courses for law firm staff.