Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Anglia DNA is accredited
by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to offer a Continuing Professional
Development (CPD) course, "The Use of DNA Testing in Legal
This course has been
developed by Anglia DNA's Laboratory Director, Dr Thomas Haizel,and Legal
Affairs Specialist, Mrs Jacqueline L Paton LLB.
Dr Haizel has extensive
experience of DNA testing and both are experts in the use of DNA testing within
legal practice. The course has been designed for solicitors and professionals
who wish to gain an understanding of the use of DNA testing in cases involving
paternity and other family relationship issues.
the course will gain:
- an introduction to DNA testing
- an overview of the use of DNA testing for
- an explanation of paternity and family
relationship (for example, sibling) testing in relation to legal practice an
understanding of the wording used in reports generated from DNA testing
- an overview of some of the problems and
limitations of DNA testing an overview of the consent and ethical issues
related to DNA testing
- a guide to some of the current and most
useful DNA information resources available to legal professionals
- a forum to ask questions and discuss
We offer flexible
arrangements to suit your needs.
The course is regularly held at a variety of locations
across the UK, including London, Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol.
As well as offering the
course to attendees at scheduled venues, we are also pleased to offer our in-house
tailored service to professionals within your firm or local authority.
The course gives
excellent value for money with discounts for group bookings.
in-house are costed on an individual basis.
We would welcome the opportunity to
discuss your CPD needs and answer any questions you may have about the course.
Contact us now to find out more.