SOAR OsgoodePD Certificate in Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards and Tribunals

SOAR OsgoodePD Certificate in Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards and Tribunals

A joint program of the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators (SOAR) and Osgoode Professional Development. Completion of this program will prepare you for the unique challenges of administrative adjudication, will build confidence, and will strengthen your capacity to contribute effectively to your organization.

Learn to run a fair and effective administrative proceeding. Over the course of 5 years, the Certificate has provided hundreds of professionals with the practical skills and legal knowledge they need to perform effectively in the administrative adjudication arena.

Working with real-life fact scenarios, problems and demonstrations, you will acquire a solid foundation in the legal underpinnings of administrative adjudication, develop and refine your adjudication skills, and learn practical strategies for effective hearing management.

  • A foundation in the key principles of administrative law
  • Learn how to manage a hearing ‒ from start to finish
  • The legal and practical requirements for administrative decisions
  • Explore the evolving challenges faced by administrative adjudicators
  • Discuss common challenges, and successful strategies, with other adjudicators
  • Gain insight from experienced adjudicators and leaders in administrative justice

5 day Consecutive Option

May 10-14, 2021, registration is open

August 23-27, 2021

December 7-10, 2021

Register here

The Certificate in Adjudication (Blended Online)

January 25, February 8, March 1, 2021 Asynchronous

March 25 & 26, 2021 Interactive Live


September 20, October 4, October 25, 2021 Asynchronous

November 25 & 26, 2021 Interactive Live

Fee per Delegate

$3095 plus HST




August 23rd, 2021 9:00 AM through December 10th, 2021 4:30 PM