Principles of Administrative Justice 

Course Description

Principles of Administrative Justice is a two-day introductory or refresher course for administrative decision makers, investigators, staff and advocates.  It is prepared and delivered by administrative decision makers.  This course is designed to provide participants with a better understanding of their broader role and responsibilities of administrative decision makers and tribunal and administrative law processes.

Course Learning Objectives

After this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the focus of administrative law
  • Analyze and apply common tools to resolve ethical concerns
  • Distinguish procedures from content of administrative decisions
  • Apply the four basic elements of the duty to be fair to a variety of case scenarios
  • Apply basic steps to prepare for and engage in a fair hearing
  • Describe the modern method of interpretation for legislation and contracts
  • Apply basic principles of evidence
  • Apply a basic decision making structure to enhance decision making
  • Describe and use basic techniques for solid decision writing

Course Outcomes:

Participants will take away:

  • 4 key principles of fairness
  • tools to naturalize consistency in applying fairness
  • experience in analyzing scenarios to identify fairness requirements
  • basic understanding of the modern method of interpretation used by administrative decision makers
  • basic understanding of evidence and tools for admitting evidence
  • awareness of a dependable process for decision making designed to reach a logical decision based on the legislation and facts
  • tips and tools to examine written decisions
  • confidence in their role
  • a self-learning plan.

In-Person or Livestream:  $1,070.00 Members / $1,320.00 Non Members

e-Learning: $1,320.00