Essential knowledge for the expert witness 2: Contracting and instructions
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Essential knowledge for the expert witness 1: Roles and responsibilities, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 2: Contracting and instructions, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 3: The assessment , Essential knowledge for the expert witness 4: The expert report, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 5: Post report activity including experts meeting, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 6: Presenting courtroom evidence, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 7: Psychometrics in Court, Essential knowledge for the expert witness 8: Current case law for psychologists, Essential knowledge for the expert witness: Full series
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Full price: £90 (exc. VAT)  

Member price: £54 (exc. VAT) 

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You will be granted access to the module for 6 months from the date of purchase.

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Course overview

This module is part of the BPS Essential knowledge for the expert witness series. The series is made up of 8 modules in total, and we recommend that you complete all 8 modules to maximise your learning. Ideally, the modules should be completed in order.

Presented by Susan van Scoyoc CPsychol FBPsS, this series focuses upon the knowledge you need to fulfil your responsibilities and consider the challenges along the way. 

Contracting and instructions is the second module in the series and it is approximately 60 minutes long. 


Intended audience

This series is intended for HCPC registered practitioner psychologists, Chartered Members or those towards the completion of their accredited training. This module is particularly suitable for those considering embarking on practice as an expert witness.


Learning objectives

Essential knowledge for the expert witness module 2: Contracting and instructions

  • Able to undertake the business side of expert witness work
  • Know the connection between the estimate, your work and your invoice being paid without unnecessary complications
  • Know how to deal with solicitors who don’t pay!
  • Recognise the importance of understanding and clarifying instructions
  • Understand your contractual obligations
  • Understand the risks of expert witness work including liability

This course is available in English only.