Aide aux candidats du CNE

Veuillez noter que ce qui suivent sont tous des programmes facultatifs, non exigés par le CNE ou les ordres professionnels de juristes des provinces et non approuvés par le CNE.   Les cours suivants conçus pour aider les étudiants du CNE sont offerts en anglais seulement.  Nous rappelons à tous les candidats du CNE que les candidats qui ont l’intention de suivre des cours dans une faculté de droit canadienne doivent faire approuver leur choix de cours au préalable par le CNE afin de s’assurer que les cours choisis répondent à l’exigence prescrite.

Des programmes autres que ceux énumérés ci-dessous pourraient être offerts aux étudiants du CNE pour les aider à répondre aux exigences qui leur sont prescrites. Toutefois les programmes agréés des facultés de droit canadiennes n’acceptent pas tous des étudiants du CNE. Vous devez communiquer avec chaque établissement pour savoir s’il accepte des étudiants du CNE dans ses programmes.

L’Université d’Ottawa est fière d’offrir le Programme de pratique du droit (PPD) en français

La Section de common law de la Faculté de droit est fière d’offrir le Programme de pratique du droit (PPD) en français. Le PPD offre aux diplômés en droit titulaires d’un diplôme canadien de premier cycle (J.D. ou équivalent) une nouvelle voie d’accès à la profession d’avocat du Barreau de l’Ontario. L’objectif du PPD est de faciliter la transition entre les études et la pratique du droit tout en répondant à l’exigence de la formation expérientielle du processus d’accès à la profession. Le PPD est conçu par des avocats et avocates chevronnés dans leurs domaines de droit respectifs et réputés pour leur engagement communautaire. Notre programme d’études innovateur apprendra aussi à nos candidats comment penser et agir comme des avocats. La mission du PPD de l’Université d’Ottawa est de promouvoir l’accès à la justice pour les francophones en formant des avocats hautement qualifiés en mesure d’offrir des services juridiques de qualité en français. Pour cette raison, notre PPD est offert uniquement en français. Pour de plus amples renseignements veuillez composer le 613.562.5800 poste 1011 ou envoyer un courriel à pratiquezledroit@uottawa.ca.

Veuillez noter que la participation à ce programme est facultative. Elle n’est pas exigée par le CNE ou les ordres professionnels de juristes des provinces et ce programme n’est pas approuvé par le CNE. On rappelle aux candidats du CNE qu’ils doivent faire approuver par le CNE tous les cours qu’ils veulent suivre dans une faculté de droit avant de commencer un cours.

Peter A. Allard School of Law at UBC launches Distance Learning Program

The NCA would like to inform applicants that the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia has launched a Distance Learning Program consisting of online, graduate-level law courses in Property Law, Canadian Public Law (Foundations of Canadian Law and Canadian Constitutional Law), Business Organizations, Canadian Criminal Law & Procedure and Torts. Designed to meet the needs of foreign-trained lawyers and law students working towards completing their NCA requirements, these online courses give students the flexibility to take UBC Law courses outside of a formal degree program and from anywhere in the world.

Program details and registration information can be found on the Distance Learning Program’s web site. For more information, contact UBC Law’s Distance Learning Program or visit here.

This Distance Learning Program is a voluntary program, neither required by the NCA or provincial law societies nor endorsed by the NCA.  NCA applicants are reminded that they must have NCA approval of all courses they wish to take at law school prior to starting the course and that distance education courses, such as those offered at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia will not meet the in-class requirement for NCA applicants who completed their LL.B./J.D. by distance education.

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP)

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP) is the innovative eight-month licensing program available to LSO licensing candidates seeking to get called to the Bar in Ontario.  Our program offers rigorous, on-line, simulated, experiential training for four months, developed and delivered by leaders of the legal profession, followed by a hands-on four month work term.  The LPP prepares law school graduates to succeed in their legal careers.  We invite you to join us for one of two upcoming Information Webinars to learn more about the LPP:  Monday, February 12, 2018(12:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m. EST) or Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. EST).  Together with the Managing Director (Chris Bentley), Director (Gina Alexandris) and Assistant Director, Work Placement (André Bacchus), you will also hear from current and former LPP Candidates.  To register, visit https://goo.gl/kAXkDN, select the Webinar you wish to join and click “Register” and submit the required information.  If you have any questions in advance of the Webinar, please feel free to contact us at 416-979-5000, ext 3024 or lpp@ryerson.ca.

Veuillez noter que la participation à ce programme est facultative. Elle n’est pas exigée par le CNE ou les ordres professionnels de juristes des provinces et ce programme n’est pas approuvé par le CNE. On rappelle aux candidats du CNE qu’ils doivent faire approuver par le CNE tous les cours qu’ils veulent suivre dans une faculté de droit avant de commencer un cours.

Applications open for University of Toronto Faculty of Law GLOBAL PROFESSIONAL MASTER OF LAWS (G.P.LL.M.) Program

The Global Professional Master of Law (G.P.LL.M.) in Canadian Law in a Global Context is a 12-month executive-style Master of Laws (LLM) program that enables participants to work full-time while earning their degree.  The GPLLM program includes nine (9) courses designed to meet the National Committee on Accreditation’s Requirements for internationally trained lawyers, including the core subject areas (Foundations of Canadian Law, Professional Responsibility, Canadian Administrative Law, Canadian Criminal Law, Canadian Constitutional Law), and many others. Courses are taught by our full-time faculty, distinguished visiting faculty, and senior members of the bench and bar.  If you would like to learn more about the program, including the resources, support, and non-credit co-curricular activities offered in the program, please visit the GPLLM website, or sign up for one of our webinars.  You can also email the GPLLM Program at gpllm@utoronto.ca or call 416.978.1400 with any questions.

Please note this is a voluntary program, not required by the NCA or provincial law societies, nor endorsed by the NCA. NCA applicants are reminded that they must have NCA approval of all courses they wish to take at law school prior to starting the course.

University of Alberta now offering new Internationally Trained Lawyer Program

The University of Alberta is pleased to announce the new Internationally Trained Lawyer Program, designed with the NCA to help students demonstrate competency in those subjects where the NCA commonly requires additional training. The NCA program at the University of Alberta offers courses taught by leading faculty, law practitioners and judges, and academic training in all core NCA subject areas, including but not limited to Canadian Constitutional Law, Canadian Administrative Law, Canadian Criminal Law, Foundations of Canadian Law, and Canadian Professional Responsibility. Visit the University of Alberta’s Internationally Trained Lawyer Program, or email law.nca@ualberta.ca for more information.

Please note this is a voluntary program, not required by the NCA or provincial law societies, nor endorsed by the NCA.  NCA applicants are reminded that they must have NCA approval of all courses they wish to take at law school prior to starting the course.

Programs for NCA candidates through Osgoode Professional Development

OsgoodePD is pleased to announce that we have expanded our offerings to include a fully online NCA exam preparation program.  The courses are available on demand and you can work through them at your own pace.  Resources include sample questions and answers and the opportunity to submit a sample answer for evaluation.  Candidates living in Ontario may be eligible for our NCA Online Exam Prep Bridging Program, which includes a roadmap to licensure with timelines and career-related resources to help you through the licensing exams and articling or LPP process; an exam preparation and writing module that helps you with study and prep tips and key strategies for answering typical types of exam questions; and an NCA alumni network including discussion forums and contact information for previous participants who’ve successfully completed NCA exams.

Other options for NCA candidates include our Canadian Common Law LLM program and LLM Single Course Enrollment.  Visit our International Lawyers and Law Graduates page for more information. Please note the NCA Exam Preparation Program is voluntary, not required by the NCA or provincial law societies, nor endorsed by the NCA.