All Articles: Practical skills

Introduction to best practice in immigration case working: 2 CPD

This course was last updated in September 2020. A practical guide to managing a client’s immigration case day-to-day, aside from the legal issues. This course is only available to paying members of Free Movement. If you are not already a member, ...

7th September 2020 By

Advanced: Costs in immigration cases: 3 CPD

This course was last updated in April 2020. In increasingly hard times, winning costs in immigration litigation is increasingly vital for commercial survival. This course covers the CPR on costs, the different types of costs, case law on costs, submis ...

7th April 2020 By

Introduction to social media for lawyers: 2 CPD

This course was last updated in October 2019. Get the most out of social media with a strategic approach. This course covers the reasons to use social media (and some reasons not to…), the basic principles of how social media works what others e ...

11th October 2019 By

Advanced: Urgent injunction applications: 3 CPD

This course was last updated in August 2019. This course equips solicitors and barristers with the knowledge and skills they need to secure just outcomes for their clients and to minimise the chances of judicial criticism. It covers: • the ethics of ...

2nd August 2019 By

OISC Level 1 Accreditation: Online mock exams, regulations, ethics and more: 2 CPD

This course was last updated in January 2022. Studying to become an OISC Level 1 adviser? Our short online training course includes three bonus online sample exam papers to practise on as well as covering exam preparation, the regulatory scheme and le ...

17th October 2018 By

Introduction to legal blogging: 1 CPD

This course was last updated in January 2018. A brief look at the elements of a successful legal blog, drawing on Free Movement editor Colin Yeo’s decade of experience. If you are thinking about starting up or taking over a blog, this is essenti ...

16th January 2018 By

Intermediate: Representing children in the immigration tribunal: 2 CPD

This course was last updated in June 2017. Representing children is easy to do badly, with potentially disastrous consequences. This course explores best practice and novel ways of working with and providing advocacy for children. It includes sections ...

13th June 2017 By

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