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Manage your time, manage yourself - On-demand
Course ID ID22017_PSK1
You can purchase and access this content at any time for up to 6 (six) months from the date of purchase
Solicitors often tell us that their biggest challenge is ‘time’. This might relate to getting their work done on time, but also having enough time in the day for themselves.
Learning how to balance time in such a way that it contributes to our wellbeing and helps us to be more efficient is a critical skill which will help you succeed in professional practice. This practical and engaging 3 hour program will highlight key strategies for effective time management.
This course is divided into 4 modules where you will explore:
- The importance of time management
- Know your work style and your lifestyle
- Energy management and habit
- Applying energy and time management techniques
On completion of this course you will be able to:
- Recognise the importance of time and energy management
- Assess time management techniques
- Implement new time and energy management techniques and strategies; and
- Apply improved time management techniques to increase efficiency and productivity.
At the end of this on-demand course, you may claim 3 CPD points. Please consult the CPD rules for your State/Territory to ascertain how many CPD points you can claim for private study of audio/visual material during the CPD year.
Due to new reporting requirements introduced by the Legal Practice Board of Western Australia on 1 April 2021, practitioners holding WA practising certificates are not currently eligible to claim CPD points for this product.
Full Price $297.00
Alumni/Member Price $267.30
Senior Lecturer, The College of Law
As you proceed through the topics, Graeme Haas, Senior lecturer at The College of Law and Mental Health First Aid Accredited Instructor will provide commentary on key points.
Graeme is a solicitor with over 20 years of experience and a Senior Lecturer at the College of Law. He has worked as a commercial lawyer and also as a suburban general practitioner. Since his admission, Graeme has been heavily involved with community legal centres. He has lectured at the College of Law since 2006 and has a particular interest in professional skills and wellbeing. Graeme is a MHFA instructor and has extensive experience delivering MHFA courses to the profession.
It is essential to know and understand your personal work style to optimise your use and management of time and energy. The course emphasises the importance of habit and provides examples of time management techniques and strategies to assist you in maximising the best use of your time.
Claiming CPD units
If you intend to claim CPD units for this educational activity, please note that CPD activities are not accredited by the Law Society of NSW or any other equivalent local authority, with the exception of Western Australia. If you hold a practising certificate in a state or territory other than Western Australia and this educational activity extends your knowledge and skills in areas that are relevant to your practice needs or professional development, then you should claim one (1) "unit” for each hour of attendance, refreshment breaks not included. The annual requirement is ten (10) CPD units each year from 1 April to 31 March. Some practitioners, such as accredited specialists are required to complete more than ten (10) units each CPD year.
If you hold a Western Australian practising certificate, please refer to the course description above as to whether you are eligible to earn CPD points for this activity.
The program covers the mandatory requirement of professional skills