CPD Requirements: The Law Society of British Columbia requires lawyers to complete at least twelve (12) hours of continuing professional development (CPD) in accredited educational activities including at least two (2) CPD hours of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, or practice management.
Compliance Deadline: December 31
Reporting Deadline: December 31
Compliance Cycle: Annual
Approval of Programs: The Knowledge Group is a pre-approved program provider by the Law Society of British Columbia.
Program Format: The Knowledge Group LIVE Webcasts qualify as online real-time. There is no limit to the number of credits an attorney can earn via online real-time programs. View our list of LIVE Webcasts.
The Knowledge Group Recorded Webcasts qualify as self-study and are not eligible for CPD credits. View our list of Recorded Webcasts.
Attendance Reporting Procedure: Attorneys must self-report their attendance in British Columbia.
For Newly Admitted Attorneys: New lawyers who have completed the bar admission program of a Canadian law society during the reporting year are exempt from the requirements for that year.
For more information, contact The Law Society of British Columbia at: