Knowledge and Practice Hubs

Court skills knowledge and practice hub

Learning points

  • Practical advice on all stages and aspects of court work, from pre-proceedings work with families to completing the social work evidence template (SWET) and feeling more confident if called as a witness.
  • Tips from lawyers and a judge to help you avoid common pitfalls when giving evidence and respond to difficult questions.
  • Videos and Learn as a group sessions to support team and individual learning.
  • Test your knowledge of private law proceedings (only available to organisations with a workforce licence).

This practice guide helps you meet point 8 of the Knowledge and skills statement for child and family practitioners: Child and family assessment.

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