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Law School for Non-Lawyers
The Bar periodically offers a seven-week Law School for Non-Lawyers course covering a variety of general legal subjects, which includes a helpful textbook on South Carolina law. The following courses are currently scheduled: 

York Technical College

September 9-October 21, 2014 (Tuesdays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (803) 325-2888 or visit www.yorktech.com/CE. Registration ends September 3.
 
Piedmont Technical College
September 29-November 10, 2014 (Mondays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (864) 941-8400 or visit www.ptc.edu. Registration ends September 24.
 
Trident Technical College
October 9-November 20, 2014 (Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (843) 574-6152 or visit www.tridenttech.edu. Registration ends October 6.

Covered topics include:
Overview of State Courts
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Family Law 
Juvenile Justice 
Child Protection Hearings 
Wills, Estates and Probate Law
Health Care and Elder Law 
Bankruptcy Law
Consumer Law and Debt Collection 
Real Estate and Landlord/Tenant Law
Employment Law 
South Carolina Workers' Compensation Law
Criminal Law 
Torts

The registration fee is $45 and includes course materials.
 
Attorneys wishing to teach upcoming courses and persons seeking to bring this program to a technical college in your area should contact Debbie Morris at dmorris@scbar.org or 803-799-4015, ext. 158.
 
The Law School for Non-Lawyers is made possible through an IOLTA grant from the S.C. Bar Foundation.