All Articles: CPD

Continuing professional development (CPD) training for immigration lawyers

What are the rules on continuing professional development (CPD) training for immigration solicitors, barristers and OISC advisers, and what CPD training is now approved by the legal regulators? How much CPD training can now be undertaken online? Here ...

26th October 2017 By

What are new CPD rules for solicitors, OISC advisers and barristers?

New CPD rules are being introduced for solicitors and barristers in England and Wales and OISC advisers across the UK. The new rules are broadly similar in nature but start at different times, so it is important to know which rules apply when. At the ...

19th October 2016 By

Immigration Act 2016 online course and more now available

The Free Movement online course on the Immigration Act 2016 is now available. Based on the text of the popular ebook, the course is enhanced with 32 minutes of key points videos and clear signposting of which sections of the Act are currently in force ...

2nd September 2016 By

EXTENDED TO MIDNIGHT 1/8/16: Free Movement online CPD training special offer for OISC advisers

The Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner is making substantial changes to its CPD scheme with immediate effect. You can read about the changes on the OISC website. To help those affected, Free Movement is running a special offer of a 50% di ...

31st July 2016 By

New members only content added and January sale ends this Friday

The Free Movement January sale ends this Friday, 16 January 2015. New content has just been added for members, so sign up now to get access to over 30 CPD hours of invaluable training materials. Use code JANSALE to get 25% off individual membership an ...

13th January 2015 By

Immigration law CPD training for barristers

The end of the CPD year is approaching for barristers. Rather inconveniently, if logically, it falls on 31 December 2014. I will be mainly unavailable from 24 December 2014 onwards. New sign ups will not be possible between then and the end of the yea ...

12th December 2014 By

September 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the September 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement. I start this month by going through some case law and country updates, move on t ...

15th October 2014 By

Urgent injunction training

  Following the furore over immigration lawyers getting named and shamed in the High Court for their actual or alleged misdemeanours I thought it might be timely to arrange some training on urgent immigration injunction applications to prevent un ...

14th February 2013 By

Skills workshop

Just a quick one to flag up that HJT Training is running a series of skills workshops with the excellent and inspiring Julian Bild as the trainer. Julian, formerly of RLC, Wilson and Co, Tyrer Roxburgh and IAS, has trained countless immigration lawyer ...

19th November 2011 By

Claim CPD hours through the blog

It is now possible to claim CPD (Continuing Professional Development)¬†points through the blog, in conjunction with HJT Training. The poll a couple of weeks ago suggested that there is a reasonable level of interest in this, so we’ve put togethe ...

3rd August 2011 By