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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

26 Feb
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Costs update 2021 - first quarter
The webinar, presented by APIL vice president Brett Dixon, and current costs special interest group co-ordinator Gary Barker will cover: Where are we on guideline hourly...
Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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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

8 Mar
Live webinar
15:00 - 16:00
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The New Small Claims Track Changes
Join Brett Dixon and John McQuater to guide you through the change to the operation of the small claims track limit in personal injury cases announced on the 25th February...
Presented by: Brett Dixon & John McQuater
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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
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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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APIL quarterly review 2021 - 1st quarter (FREE webinar)
This webinar will update you on everything you need to know about the work APIL is currently doing to support our members, and to continue to campaign for injured people. The...
Presented by: Mike Benner & Sam Elsby
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Mar
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Vulnerable witnesses in civil proceedings: The new rules
New rules are coming into force on the 6th April 2021.  These change the rules so that the overriding objective contains express reference to vulnerable witnesses. There is a...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Mar
Live webinar
14:00 - 15:00
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Principles of negligence in employer’s liability
This webinar, presented by APIL vice-president Brett Dixon, is part of a 6 webinar series. Since the introduction of s69 of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 in order to...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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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
11:00 - 12:00
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Using risk assessment to win cases
This webinar, presented by APIL vice-president Brett Dixon, is part of a 6 webinar series. The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 require every employer and...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
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 (and 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 Our six monthly update is back for the Spring.  Written and presented by top expert practitioners, professional presenters and JPIL case...
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

30 Mar
Live webinar
11:00 - 12:00
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Regulations and duties post Enterprise Act
The introduction of s69 of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 changed how personal injury cases against employers have to be run. It did not abolish health and safety...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Mar
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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The Six Pack Regulations Part I
This webinar, presented by APIL vice-president Brett Dixon, is part of a 6 webinar series. The regulations still matter and the six pack of regulations that form the core of those...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Apr
Live webinar
11:00 - 12:00
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Six Pack Regulations Part II
This webinar, presented by APIL vice-president Brett Dixon, is part of a 6 webinar series. The regulations still matter and the six pack of regulations that form the core of those...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2021-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Apr
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Vicarious liability in the modern world
This webinar, presented by APIL vice-president Brett Dixon, is part of a 6 webinar series. Vicarious liability is often said to be on the move. It undoubtedly is and the Supreme...
Presented by: Brett Dixon
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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

14 May
Live webinar
15:00 - 16:00
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Alleviating financial hardship after serious injury
This webinar, presented by APIL brain injury special interest group secretary David Withers and Victoria Gammon, both of Irwin Mitchell, will cover: Interim payment procedure and...
Presented by: Victoria Gammon & David Withers
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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

7 Jun
to 9 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 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
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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

13 Sep
to 8 Sep
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 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
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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

7 Oct
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Accidents and illnesses abroad claims - the fundamentals
This packed one-day course, delivered by expert speakers Katherine Allen and Daniel Clarke, is aimed at those who are new to accidents and illness abroad claims and will...
Presented by: Katherine Allen & Daniel Clarke
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6 CPD hours
355.00 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

12 Nov
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Presented by: Gordon Exall & Hilary Wetherell
Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure and compassion 2021 2021-11-12T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 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

6 Dec
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Presented by: Gary Barker & Brett Dixon
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1 CPD hour
0.00 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

10 Dec
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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A comprehensive guide to running a successful asbestos claim 2021
This intensive one-day course is aimed at trainees and practitioners wanting to re-skill themselves in this highly technical area of industrial disease practice so they can master the...
Presented by: Daniel Easton & Stephen Glynn
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6 CPD hours
355.00 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: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 25 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Cheryl Palmer-Hughes & David Withers
Publication date: 19 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
Publication date: 18 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 17 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 11 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 4 Feb 2021

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Presented by: Gordon Exall
Publication date: 29 Jan 2021

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Presented by: John McQuater
Publication date: 28 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

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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