Trainee CPD

Unleash your potential.

What you get

  • Trainees must undertake 60 hours worth of CPD over 2 years, of which 40 hours must be authorised TCPD
  • Dozens of dedicated face to face seminars and online webinars
  • 50% discount on CCPD events and training
  • CCPD are an authorised TCPD provider with a licence from the Law Society of Scotland. All of our CPD qualifies as authorised TCPD
  • Certificate provided on completion
  • Please contact us directly to discuss package solutions.
  • Your TCPD package

    Choose one of our TCPD packages and make substantial savings on the cost of training throughout your Traineeship. All packages include a guaranteed place on our Mandatory Ethics course.

    We offer three packages:

  • 20 Hour Package - £500+VAT (save £100)
  • 40 Hour Package - £800+VAT (save £400)
  • 60 Hour Package- £1000+VAT (save £800)
  • Fill out the form to purchase your package.

    General Enquiries

    If you have more complex TCPD requirements, or simply want to know more about our TCPD offerings and how they can benefit you or your employees, just contact us and we'll be in touch to discuss your questions and requirements.

    Speaker: Douglas Mill

    1:30-5:30pm; 4hrs CPD

    A 4 hr course designed to satisfy LSS Peat 2 requirements, exploring the importance of ethical behaviour, the core values of professional practice, and illustrating the creation and enforcement of ethical issues.

    Speaker: Tim Edward

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Four years on from the sweeping Taylor Report, Tim Edward talks through the coming opportunities and pitfalls.

    Speaker: Michael Upton

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar covers practical points and new developments to assist the civil-litigation practitioner in the Sheriff Court and the Court of Session.

    Speakers: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    It is easy to think about houses, cash in bank and investments as assets that need protection and planning. However, in many cases value contained in various death benefits is the key wealth to consider.

    Speaker: Iain Doran

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Many leases contain clauses entitling one or both parties (but usually the tenant) to terminate them on a set date or dates.  These breaks are very valuable to tenants (and correspondingly costly to landlords).

    Speakers: Stephen Vallance, Alasdair Thomson

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This half day session is designed for solicitors from Trainee to Salaried Partner level looking to develop their managerial and business skills.

    Speaker: Andrew Upton

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    When something goes wrong, the fallout will be expensive, time-consuming, and emotive. It is important to know the various options open to clients.

    Speaker: Colin Drummond

    1:30-4:30pm; 3hrs CPD

    The Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2016 has introduced some of the biggest changes to policing in more than 30 years.

    Speakers: Alan Eccles, Roddy MacLeod

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Trustees and executors and their advisers face increasing scope for risk and contention, with a growing network of issues for solicitors to navigate.

    Speaker: Michael Upton

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Common-law liability depends greatly on the particular circumstances of the transfer, and the underlying rationale of the rules is obscure and controversial.

    Speaker: Iain Nicol; Ann Logan

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Iain Nicol and Ann Logan will give a practical tour of the current landscape within both areas of law.

    Speakers: Neil Collar, Victoria Lane

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will provide a practical guide to key planning issues, presented jointly by Neil Collar, Partner and Head of Planning Law, and Victoria Lane, both of Brodies LLP.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    1 - 4pm; 3hrs CPD

    Alan Eccles speaks on the pitfalls and possibilities of protecting the family home, including inheritance tax, the technicalities of gifting homes, and more.