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28 Jan
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Clinical negligence - the basics - law and procedure for investigating clinical negligence claims 2021
This course aims to give an all-round introduction to clinical negligence and explain, based on relevant law and procedure, how such claims should be investigated. Including all the...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

29 Jan
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Insolvency and the personal injury lawyer
This webinar provides guidance on issues of insolvency for the personal injury practitioner.  It looks at the position when the claimant is bankrupt, or subject to the...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Limitation avoiding problems and pitfalls
To help 2021 run smoothly for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars look at...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Service of the claim form and particulars of claim
To help 2021 run smoothly for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars look at...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Statements of case, drafting, dangers and pitfalls
To help 2021 run smoothly  for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

18 Feb
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Expert witness training: Changing your opinion
Following the success of our "Legal training for medical experts" training course towards the end of last year, we are delighted to announce the development of a series of...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

19 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Road traffic indemnity
This webinar, presented by APIL brain injury special interest group secretary David Withers, and specialist international personal injury lawyer Cheryl Palmer-Hughes, will...
Presented by: Cheryl Palmer-Hughes & David Withers
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Evidence witness statements
To help 2021 run smoothly  for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Mar
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Clinical negligence intermediate 2021
This course is specially designed for clinical negligence practitioners looking to improve and hone their existing skills by looking at some depth on relative legal principles,...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Mar
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Damages and the schedule of damages in personal injury cases
To help 2021 run smoothly  for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Mar
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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“Denton proofing” your personal injury practice - knowing where things go wrong and putting them right
To help 2021 run smoothly  for our members APIL is running a series of webinars on the theme of “staying safe” in the running of personal injury cases. The webinars...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
“Denton proofing” your personal injury practice - knowing where things go wrong and putting them right 2021-03-11T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Mar
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

24 Mar
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
APIL military claims conference 2021
APIL military claims conference 2021
APIL's eighth military claims conference is taking place on a fully virtual platform (via Zoom) and we are delighted to bring this packed programme directly to...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Mar
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Expert witness training: Video surveillance evidence (& consultation recordings)
Following the success of our "Legal training for medical experts" training course towards the end of last year, we are delighted to announce the development of a series of...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
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1 CPD hour
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

26 Mar
On-demand recording
09:30 - 17:00
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Personal injury update - spring 2021
AVAILABLE FROM 26 MARCH 2021 Written and presented by top expert practitioners, professional presenters and JPIL case digest editors, APIL vice president Brett Dixon and...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

26 Mar
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Education provision after serious injury
This webinar, presented by APIL brain injury special interest group secretary David Withers and James Betts, both of Irwin Mitchell, will cover: Overview of the law Putting the...
Presented by: James Betts & David Withers
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

20 Apr
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Quantum for clinical negligence lawyers 2021
This course gives an in-depth analysis of the law on quantum which clinical negligence practitioners need to know. Including all the latest cases the day will cover: General...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

29 Apr
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Expert witness training: Allegations of fraud
Following the success of our "Legal training for medical experts" training course towards the end of last year, we are delighted to announce the development of a series of...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 May
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Legal training for quantum expert witnesses 2021
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) is pleased to announce a new live training event for expert witnesses, geared towards all claimant and defendant experts that advise...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
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6 CPD hours
315.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Jun
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
APIL quarterly review 2021 - 2nd quarter (FREE webinar) 2021-06-16T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Jun
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence update 2021 - Scotland 2021-06-22T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Jun
On-demand recording
09:30 - 17:00
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Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

24 Jun
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
Advanced spinal cord injury conference 2021
Advanced spinal cord injury conference 2021
This year, APIL's advanced spinal cord injury conference will be taking place, via Zoom, on APIL's dedicated conference app. This packed one-day...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Jul
Live virtual event
09:30 - 17:00
Advanced brain injury conference 2021
Advanced brain injury conference 2021
APIL's 2021 advanced brain injury conference will be taking place on a fully virtual platform and we are delighted to bring this packed programme directly to your homes...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Jul
Live virtual event
9.30am - 5:00pm
APIL abuse conference 2021 - Held in association with ACAL
APIL abuse conference 2021 - Held in association with ACAL
For the second year running, APIL's 2021 abuse conference will be taking place on a fully virtual platform and once again, we are delighted to bring this...
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Sep
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
APIL quarterly review 2021 - 3rd quarter (FREE webinar) 2021-09-15T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Sep
to 23 Sep
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport
09:30 - 17:00
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2021
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2021
HYBRID EVENT - Choose to attend in person or view our virtual programme. Over the past 19 years, this specialist residential conference has grown from strength to strength and for...
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10 CPD hours
825.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Oct
Venue TBC
London
09:30 - 17:00
APIL asbestos conference 2021
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Dec
Venue TBC
London
09:30 - 17:00
Accidents abroad conference 2021
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5.5 CPD hours
355.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Dec
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Neil McKinley
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

On-demand recordings
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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 18 Jan 2021

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Presented by: Cenric Clement-Evans & Brett Dixon
Publication date: 15 Jan 2021

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 21 Jan 2021

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 19 Jan 2021

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Presented by: Elizabeth Nightingale & Sofie Toft
Publication date: 18 Jan 2021

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 14 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Alison Taylor
Publication date: 14 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 14 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Publication date: 11 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Robin Torr
Publication date: 11 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 8 Dec 2020

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 7 Dec 2020

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Presented by: Warren Collins & Neil Sugarman
Publication date: 4 Dec 2020


APIL accidents abroad conference 2020
Publication date: 3 Dec 2020


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Presented by: Alison Taylor
Publication date: 1 Dec 2020

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 30 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 30 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Sarah Griggs & Mark Holloway
Publication date: 27 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
Publication date: 27 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
Publication date: 25 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 23 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Brett Dixon
Publication date: 23 Nov 2020

PI World conference: Driving change in the sector
Publication date: 17 Nov 2020

APIL abuse conference 2020
Publication date: 13 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Richard Geraghty
Publication date: 12 Nov 2020

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Presented by: David Haines & Robin Oppenheim QC & Frederick Powell
Publication date: 12 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Robin Oppenheim QC
Publication date: 9 Nov 2020

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 6 Nov 2020

About APIL training

Continuing professional development is essential to keep personal injury lawyers equipped with sufficient legal knowledge, understanding and skills to run their caseload competently.

APIL accredits offices to run their legal training in-house, accredits certain courses run by other providers and barristers’ chambers, and also runs its own programme of over 120 training events nationwide - see below.

To maintain APIL’s high quality standards, all accredited legal training is carefully monitored and the feedback scrutinised by APIL’s training & accreditation committee and executive.


Accredited CPD

Accredited members can accrue up to 10 CPD hours out of the 16 accredited hours required to maintain accredited status via distance learning.


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