OverviewThis Writing Reports for Court Training course is designed to provide social workers with the skills necessary to create and defend written statements and reports in a tribunal or court.
Who is Writing Reports for Court aimed at?The course is suitable for a wide range of social workers – from those newly qualified to those more experienced wishing to improve their writing skills.
Course Length1 day
On conclusion of the course, participants will understand:
- The importance of written statements in the context of the court process
- How to incorporate fair and balanced, evidence-based analysis into those statements
- How to write authoritatively and clearly without recourse to jargon or technical language
- The importance of balancing competing rights in social work practice, prior to and during any court proceedings