MCPD Requirements – Online CPD Options

Have you met your 2021 MCPD requirements? If you are short hours, you can still catch up by visiting our website at CPD on Demand to access a variety of options (including a number of free recordings) that are available through CPDonline and Member Only Resources. To learn more about the requirements, visit MCPD Requirements and Eligible Activities. If you have questions or special circumstances, please let us know at mcpd@lawsociety.mb.ca.

Critical Conversations about Systemic Racism and Implicit Bias in Law and Canadian Society

New and Updated Practice Area Fundamentals

If you are new to a practice area or if you simply want a refresher on the current law and practice in Manitoba, the Practice Area Fundamentals are a great place to start. With the help of volunteer lawyers with relevant practice experience we’ve been able to update the old Bar Admission (aka CPLED) materials in several practice areas.  These resources are available to anyone in the profession at no cost.

Check out the new chapters now posted in:

It is now easier than ever to register for CPD programs!

The Law Society has a new online registration process for all live CPD programs! No more forms to fill out – simply visit the CPD Programs page on the Education Centre and click on the session that you are interested in to begin.

Please register to attend a program using the online system regardless of how you wish to pay (credit card or cheque are both acceptable).

You may be interested to note… This system allows you to register for more than 1 program at a time while paying in one single transaction. You may also register multiple attendees for any particular program while paying in one single transaction.

Mental Health Week – May 3-9, 2021

It’s Mental Health Week which is a great time to note the many resources that are available to support your efforts to enhance your own well-being.

Live Upcoming CPD Programs

There are new CPD programs now posted on a variety of well-being topics such as the importance of sleep, the value of balance and planning for transitions in your career and guidance on how to manage all the distractions and better manage your time.

CPDonline Recordings

We also have archived recordings available for free on the topics of anxiety and depression/mental health on CPDonline.

Lawyers Health & Wellness Program

Don’t forget that all practising lawyers, articling students and their family members can call the Lawyers Health & Wellness Program at 204-786-8880 or toll-free 1-800-590-5553 any time 24/7 for free confidential support for any kind of issue you are faced with. For more information about this program and other resources available for coping during COVID including Connect Now, visit the Lawyer Health & Wellness page.

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