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
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.