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Westlaw UK Workouts and training sessions

workouts and training sessions

 

We offer free training on Westlaw UK in a variety of formats, tailored to suit you. Training from one of our team can be given in your office, over the phone or online via our live Workout Webinar sessions. If you would like to request a training session, please contact the team with your requirements.

 

Our Customer Training and Support Team can also offer assistance on specific tasks, giving you step-by-step guidance over the phone. If you need immediate assistance you can call them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 0800 028 2200 or +44 20 3684 0749 (Int’l).

 

WESTLAW UK WORKOUTS

Workouts are our webinar training sessions. One of our trainers hosts the session and broadcasts from their computer it over the internet. You will be able to watch the session from your computer and can dial in from your telephone to listen and ask questions. Workouts cover everything from the basics to practice-area specific training.

Upcoming sessions are all listed below, so if you’d like to attend one you simply need to register using the links. You can register any time up to thirty minutes before your chosen session.

 

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Public sector: Dual Westlaw UK and Lawtel SessionsWestlaw UK Local Government*Westlaw UK EmploymentSealy & Milman: Annotated Guide to Insolvency Legislation Westlaw UK IPThe White BookWestlaw UK LegislationWestlaw UK CasesWestlaw UKWestlaw UK Tools/Tips: (Alerts, Advanced Search techniques, etc)
Dates & times: Tuesday 18 April at 14:30 – 16:00

Tuesday 2 May at 13:00 – 14:30

Level: Basic and Intermediate
Who is able to attend: Public sector customers
Aim: This session covers both Westlaw UK and Lawtel databases on connectors, case analysis, consolidated legislation, journals and books. Lawtel EU, litigator, personal injury and human rights are also covered.
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Dates & times: Thursday 20 April at 11:00 – 12:00

Tuesday 30 May at 11:00 – 12:00

Level: Advanced
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers  Westlaw UK Local Government on connectors, case analysis, consolidated legislation, journals and books
Duration: 1 hour
Dates & times: Monday 24 April at 14:00 – 15:00

Tuesday 16 May at 13:00 – 14:00

Level: Advanced
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers employment law on connectors, case analysis, consolidated legislation, journals and IDS Handbooks
Duration: 1 hour
Dates & times: Wednesday 19 April at 15:00 – 15:30

Tuesday 30 May at 13:00 – 13:30

Level: Basic
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers the latest version of the Sealy & Milman.
Easy navigation with all tables and indexes has been replicated online.
Duration: 30 minutes
Dates & times: Tuesday 25 April at 11:00 – 12:00

Wednesday 14 May at 11:00 – 12:00

Level: Advanced
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers the following areas of Intellectual property: Confidentiality, Copyright, Databases, Designs, Patents, Passing off and Trademarks.
Duration: 1 hour
Dates & times: Thursday 27 April at 14:00 – 14:30

Monday 22 May at 11:00 – 11:30

Level: Advanced
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers the latest version of the White book and search across the text and pinpoints relevant results.
Duration: 30 minutes
Dates & times: Tuesday 18 April at 11:00 – 11:30

Thursday 4 May at 13:00 – 13:30

Monday 8 May at 14:00 – 14:30

Level: Basic
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers basic search, browsing for legislation, full text, legislation analysis, overview document, arrangement of Act/SI, general materials and printing the entire Act in PDF.
Duration: 30 minutes
Dates & times: Thursday 20 April at 13:00 – 13:30

Friday 5 May at 9:00 – 9:30

Monday 15 May at 13:00 – 13:30

Level: Basic
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers basic search, browsing for cases, viewing full-text case reports, case analysis, viewing full-text PDF case reports and creating case alerts.
Duration: 30 minutes
Dates & times: Thursday 27 April at 11:00 – 12:00

Wednesday 3 May at 9:30 – 10:30

Tuesday 9 May at 11:00 – 12:00

Monday 15 May at 12:00 – 13:00

Level: Intermediate
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session covers all areas of Westlaw UK including searching using connectors, case analysis, consolidated legislation, journals and books.
Also how to save searches, create case and subject alerts.
Duration: 1 hour
Dates & times: Tuesday 25 April at 13:00 – 14:00

Wednesday 10 May at 11:00 – 12:00

Thursday 25 May at 9:00 – 10:00

Level: Advanced
Who is able to attend: All
Aim: This session is aimed at the seasoned expert user who would like to fine-tune their research to get information faster. Also covers how to save searches, create case alerts and use “My Folders”.
Duration: 1 hour