Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Personal injury legal training

APIL is going virtual

To tackle ongoing uncertainty, and with everyone’s health and safety at heart, all APIL conferences, courses, and group meetings will be virtual to the end of 2020. This page will be continually updated as and when we convert our events to virtual platforms – please therefore bookmark the page or email training@apil.org.uk for further details on events that are still in transition.

11 Aug
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Deductions from damages and mitigation of loss (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar looks at those matters that could reduce the damages a claimant receives in a personal injury case, looking firstly at deductions from damages (outside the CRU regime) and then at issues...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Deductions from damages and mitigation of loss (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-08-11T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

1 Sep
On-demand
On-demand
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Personal injury update - spring 2020 (ON-DEMAND FULL DAY TRAINING COURSE)
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, APIL regrettably had to cancel the majority of the ‘Spring PI update’ series.   However, we are delighted to announce that the course is now available to...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
Personal injury update - spring 2020 (ON-DEMAND FULL DAY TRAINING COURSE) 2020-09-01T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Pleading (statements of case) for personal injury lawyers (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar, presented by Gordon Exall, looks at the essential rules and guidance that personal injury lawyers must know when drafting, or reviewing statements of case. What should be on the claim...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Pleading (statements of case) for personal injury lawyers (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-09-03T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Sep
Live webinar
10:00 - 11.00
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Mediation on-line in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation (LIVE WEBINAR)
Long standing APIL members Paul Balen and Brian Dawson are also directors of Trust Mediation, providers of specialist mediators for personal injury and clinical negligence disputes. In this...
Presented by: Paul Balen & Brian Dawson
Mediation on-line in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-09-04T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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The business of diversity (LIVE WEBINAR)
The brand new webinar will focus on the important issues surrounding diversity in business, and look in depth at: The importance of diversity Diversity in the legal industry The tools to create...
Presented by: Amandeep Dhillon & Rajinder K Mann
The business of diversity (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-09-04T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Claims for loss of earnings: recent cases and the effect of Ogden 8 (LIVE WEBINAR)
Claims for loss of earnings are a fundamental part of many actions for personal injury. It is essential that practitioners have a detailed knowledge of the way that the courts approach this issue in...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
Claims for loss of earnings: recent cases and the effect of Ogden 8 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-09-09T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Why are defendants making Calderbank offers with Part 36 offers: The tactics and counter tactics you need to know! (LIVE WEBINAR)
Defendants have taken to making Calderbank offers with Part 36 offers.   It is essential to understand the differences between Part 36 offers and Calderbank offers in order to give proper advice,...
Presented by: John McQuater
Why are defendants making Calderbank offers with Part 36 offers: The tactics and counter tactics you need to know! (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-09-11T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Sep
VIRTUAL EVENT
ONLINE
APIL asbestos conference 2020
APIL asbestos conference 2020
In response to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the worldwide covid-19 pandemic, we are very excited to announce that, for the first time ever, APIL's annual asbestos conference will now be...
APIL asbestos conference 2020 2020-09-17T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Sep
VIRTUAL EVENT
ONLINE
Client care 2020 (VIRTUAL EVENT)
Client care 2020 (VIRTUAL EVENT)
In response to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the covid-19 pandemic, APIL has now made the difficult decision to move this event onto a fully virtual platform. This virtual course will illustrate...
Client care 2020 (VIRTUAL EVENT) 2020-09-30T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Oct
VIRTUAL EVENT
ONLINE
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2020
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2020
In response to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the covid-19 pandemic, APIL has now made the difficult decision to move this event onto a fully virtual platform.  Bookings are being...
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2020 2020-10-08T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 500.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

14 Oct
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Making serious injury litigation work for all stakeholders (LIVE WEBINAR)
This webinar, presented by APIL brain injury special interest group secretary David Withers of Irwin Mitchell, Sheffield , and Helen Kanczes, Senior Associate of Clyde and Co, Manchester will...
Presented by: Helen Kanczes & David Withers
Making serious injury litigation work for all stakeholders (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-14T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

16 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Costs update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-16T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Dental negligence - what you really need to know in 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-23T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Oct
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
How to win appeals - when, how and where to appeal in 2020! (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-10-27T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

2 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-02T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

13 Nov
VIRTUAL EVENT
ONLINE
APIL abuse conference 2020
APIL abuse conference 2020
In response to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the worldwide covid-19 pandemic, we are very excited to announce that, for 2020, APIL's annual abuse conference is going virtual! We...
APIL abuse conference 2020 2020-11-13T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Nov
VIRTUAL EVENT
ONLINE
PI world conference 2020
PI world conference 2020
In response to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the covid-19 pandemic, APIL has now made the difficult decision to move this event onto a fully virtual platform.  Further details on how...
PI world conference 2020 2020-11-17T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 500.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

25 Nov
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
APIL quarterly review 2020 - 4th quarter (FREE webinar) 2020-11-25T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
Procedure update - autumn 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-27T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Nov
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Material contribution to injury - where are we in 2020? (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-11-30T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Dec
Venue TBC
ONLINE
APIL accidents abroad conference 2020
APIL accidents abroad conference 2020
In 2020, we are delighted to be returning to London with APIL’s fifth 'Accidents abroad conference'. This packed one-day programme will see leading and specialist practitioners...
APIL accidents abroad conference 2020 2020-12-03T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

11 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
Costs update - winter 2020 (LIVE WEBINAR) 2020-12-11T17:00 images/webinar.png 0.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Oct
Venue TBC
London
APIL asbestos conference 2021
APIL asbestos conference 2021 2021-10-15T17:00 images/one-day-conference.jpg 355.00 GBP 2020-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

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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