10276NAT Course in Community Justice Services (Commissioner for Declarations) (Justice of the Peace [Qualified]).
Superceeds 30942QLD - Providing Courses in Community Justice Services
Cost: JP (Qual) $350.00 or C.dec $250.00
Duration: 4 Days JP (Qual) and 3 Days C. dec
Next courses are
Course 49: March 2017 Weekday Course
|JP (Qual)||4 Day Course||Tuesday 14/03/2017 - Friday 17/03/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|C.dec||3 Day Course||Tuesday 14/03/2017 - Thursday 16/03/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Course 50: April 2017 Weekday Course
|JP (Qual)||4 Day Course||Tuesday 04/04/2017 - Friday 07/04/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|C.dec||3 Day Course||Tuesday 04/04/2017 - Thursday 06/04/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Course 51: May 2017 Weekday Course
|JP (Qual)||4 Day Course||Tuesday 09/05/2017 - Friday 12/05/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|C.dec||3 Day Course||Tuesday 09/05/2017 - Thursday 11/05/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Course 52: June 2017 Weekday Course
|JP (Qual)||4 Day Course||Tuesday 06/06/2017 - Friday 09/06/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|C.dec||3 Day Course||Tuesday 06/06/2017 - Thursday 08/06/2017||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Lunch, course notes and Dept Justice - Duties of J.P (Qual) Handbook provided.
Industry/ Community needs
Justices of the Peace (Qualified) and Commissioners for Declarations carry out many judicial and administrative duties as "gate-keepers" of the Queensland justice system. The role of Justice of the Peace (Qualified)(JP (Qual)) and Commissioner for Declarations, (C.dec) is voluntary, with a constant demand for services across the state.
As part of their appointment, JPs (Qual) and C.decs require a through and current understanding of the powers and duties required to accurately serve members of their community. This capacity is critical to ensure that newly appointed JPs (Qual) and C.decs are competent to undertake the role, perform their duties correctly and consistently and reduce the risk of litigation against State and person.
As a JP (Qual) or C.dec, the community expects you to be constantly aware that you are participating in the administration of justice in Queensland, while performing the functions of your office.
Your position as JP (Qual) or C.dec indicates that you are trusted to act responsibly. The community will expect you to have an understanding of some of the multitude of documents that are brought before you.
For more information visit the Queensland Justice Website.
Vocational or educational outcomes of the course
The intended purpose of this course is to provide participants with the range of knowledge, skills and generic, as well as specific competencies to support them in providing efficient, accurate and consistent certifying, witnessing and minor judicial services to members of the community.
For full course information see the PDF file
Want to Upgrade your Commissioner for Declarations to Justice of the Peace (Qualified)
We offer a two day course for you to upgrade your qualification to a Justice of the Peace (Qualified). For more information please email us for full details. The upgrade costs $100 if you have done your C.dec with AUS-IAS or $150 if you have done your C.dec with another provider.For more information contact our staff on +617 3343 8073 or email firstname.lastname@example.org