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Step-by-step guide to cross-examination and re-examination (SA) - On-demand

Course ID ID22063_LIT1

  • Online
  • 2
  • Foundation

You can purchase and access this content at any time for up to 6 (six) months from the date of purchase.

Being able to cross-examine and re-examine a witness is an important skill for an advocate. In this short course, you will learn the essential skills for effective cross-examination and re-examination.

This course is divided into 5 modules where you will explore:

  • Getting started – knowing the basics
  • Cross-examination on credibility issues
  • Cross-examination on credit issues
  • Cross-examination on documents
  • Dos and don’ts of cross-examination
  • Re-examination

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Prepare for cross-examination and re-examination
  • Explain effective cross-examination and re-examination technqieus
  • Carry out cross-examination and re-examination of a witness
  • Advise of the dos and don’ts of cross-examination and re-examination

At the end of this on-demand course, you may claim 2 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 $198.00

Alumni/Member Price $178.20

Presenter biography

The College of Law


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. If 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.



The program covers the mandatory requirement of professional skills