The Bar periodically offers a seven-week "Legal Lessons" course covering a variety of general legal subjects, which includes a helpful textbook on South Carolina law. The following courses are currently scheduled:
Northeastern Technical College—Dillon Campus (via Distance Learning at Cheraw, Pageland and Bennettsville campuses)
September 3-October 15, 2013 (Tuesdays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (843) 921-6920 or (843) 921-6924 or visit www.netc.edu. Registration ends August 28.
York Technical College—Rock HIll Campus
September 12-October 24, 2013 (Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (803) 325-2888 or visit www.yorktech.com/CE. Registration ends September 10.
Midlands Technical College—Northeast Campus
October 3-November 14, 2013 (Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.)
To register, call (803) 732-0432. Registration ends October 2.
Covered topics include:
Overview of State Courts
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Child Protection Hearings
Wills, Estates and Probate Law
Health Care and Elder Law
Consumer Law and Debt Collection
Real Estate and Landlord/Tenant Law
South Carolina Workers' Compensation Law
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 email@example.com
or 803-799-4015, ext. 158.
Legal Lessons: A Series for the Public is made possible through an IOLTA grant from the S.C. Bar Foundation.