General Training and Events Information
How to book
LAG uses Eventbrite for all course and conference bookings.
You can access the Eventbrite booking page via our website by selecting the training/ events tab on our website. Select the course you’re interested in and follow the links.
All bookings via Eventbrite require payment by card (processed by Eventbrite Payment Processing).
In the event that Eventbrite is unable to process your card payment online, please call us on 0207 833 2931.
LAG may offer the option of invoicing organisations. This is discretionary. Please email lag@lag.org.uk.
Booking Confirmation
Once you have booked your place via Eventbrite, a standard Eventbrite tax invoice and confirmation of booking/ ticket will be emailed to each delegate. Please bring a copy of your ticket for registration on the day.
Please note that you can log into your Eventbrite account should you ever need another copy of your tax invoice/ ticket.
Special Requirements
Training courses are presented in accessible venues with induction loop systems and sign language interpreters if required. When possible, content will be provided in advance of an event. Please confirm any dietary or accessibility requirements on the Eventbrite booking form. Every effort will be made to ensure your needs, as requested, are met.
Course Materials
These will be given to delegates on the day of the course.
Lunch/Refreshments
Course fees include refreshments and sandwich lunch for full-day courses (unless indicated otherwise). LAG accepts no liability if lunch cannot be provided due to circumstances beyond our control.
Fees
LAG offers a number of booking rates via Eventbrite, including concessionary rates for students and unwaged individuals. If you're unsure of which ticket to purchase, please email lag@lag.org.uk regarding your employment/ student status and any other information you think relevant.
Cancellation of a Course
LAG reserves the right to vary or cancel a course where necessary, and as much notice as possible will be given to delegates. Where a course is cancelled, LAG will automatically make a full refund, but disclaims any further liability.
Cancellation of a Course Booking
All cancellations must be made in writing. Cancellations with more than 30 days notice, will receive a full refund. Please note that if cancellation occurs up to 15 days before the course start date (but less than 30 days), LAG will charge an administration fee of 15%+ VAT on the net booking rate selected. If cancellation occurs 14 days or less before the course start date, the full course fee + VAT is payable/ non-refundable.
Substitutions
LAG accept substitute delegates free of charge if the request is made in writing - please email lag@lag.org.uk with as much notice as possible.
LAG member and Legal Action subscriber discount
A 10% discount is available to individual subscribers/ members paying their own course fee, or a subscriber/ member organisation booking places for employees. Please note that member and subscriber discounts apply to full-priced products and services only. For more information about how to become a LAG member or subscriber please call 020 7833 2931.
Continuing Professional Development
LAG is accredited with the Law Society and the Bar Council as a provider of Continuing Professional Development.
Courses are graded as set out below:
B - basic/introductory
I - intermediate
A - advanced
U - updating course
S - suitable for all levels
Barristers
Most courses are accredited as part of the Bar Council's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Programme, unless otherwise specified.
Important Notice
The Eventbrite booking form (and invoices issued at LAG's discretion) constitutes a legally binding contract. The delegate and their firm or organisation are jointly and severally liable for the course fee plus VAT. In the event that it becomes necessary for LAG to change the content and timing of the course/s, trainers, date or the venue, as much notice as possible will be given to delegates.
In the unlikely event of a course being cancelled, LAG will automatically make a full refund of any fees paid, but disclaim any further liability.
Training and Events FAQs
Q How do I find out if LAG will be running a course on a particular area in the future?
We publish details of our courses and events online as soon as these are confirmed. But if the course you're interested in is not featured please e-mail lag@lag.org.uk.
Q How do I find out if you still have places available for a particular course?
Please check our website training page or call us on 020 7833 2931.
Q Are there any concessionary places available?
LAG offers a number of booking rates via Eventbrite, including concessionary rates for student and unwaged individuals. If you're unsure of which ticket to purchase, please email lag@lag.org.uk regarding your employment/student status and any other information that you think relevant.
Q How do I gain my CPD points?
If you wish to claim course attendance as part of your Continuing Professional Development, please ensure you sign the registration form when you arrive for your course.
Q I have an idea for a course that LAG might like to run, who should I contact?
We are always open to new ideas, please email the details to the training department at lag@lag.org.uk.
Q What is LAG policy on making training courses accessible?
Training courses are presented in accessible venues with induction loop systems and sign language interpreters, if required. When possible, content will be provided in advance of an event. Please email lag@lag.org.uk for information about wheelchair accessibility and dietary or other requirements. When booking, you can also indicate your requirements on the booking form in the space provided. Every effort will be made to ensure your needs, as requested, are met.
Q Do you offer in-house training?
Yes – if you have ten or more people in your organisation who require training on the same subject we may be able to provide an in-house course at a more cost-effective rate. For more information about in-house training please contact the training department on 020 7833 2931 or at lag@lag.org.uk.