Program Chair

Pamela Chapman

Legal Educator & Consultant



Are you: considering a career in administrative adjudication? Appointed to a position with a tribunal, regulator or committee and hoping to prepare for your new role? An experienced adjudicator who would like to hone your skills or plan for new opportunities?

Join us over lunch get your questions answered, start to build your network and learn how these programs can help fulfill your professional development goals.

Join Osgoode PD and the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR) for a complimentary information session to learn more about our adjudicator training programs, including the Certificate in Adjudication, the Advanced Certificate in Adjudication, and information on the upcoming Certificate in Effective Decision-writing.

Over 10 years of collaboration SOAR and OPD have provided practical, comprehensive and competency based learning, supported by trained facilitators and acknowledged experts, to more than 1000 adjudicators from across Canada and beyond.

What You’ll Learn

Program Director Pamela Chapman and representatives from SOAR and OPD, faculty members and program alumni will discuss:

What are the core competencies common to all adjudicative decision-making settings?

What substantive and procedural skills agencies, boards & tribunals look for

Our approach to skills-based learning, including decision-writing training and the hearing simulation


Program Director

Pamela Chapman

Legal Educator & Consultant


Nov 22, 2023

$0 + TAX


Nov 22, 2023
12:30 p.m – 1:30 p.m (ET)

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“Is financial assistance or funding available?”

As law evolves, we know how important it is to stay up to date. We also understand the financial implications of continuously upgrading your professional skills and knowledge. For more information on available options, including Job Grants, OSAP, please visit:

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