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MADHYA PRADESH STATE JUDICIAL ACADEMY, HIGH COURT OF M.P., JABALPUR

PROPOSED ANNUAL ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR THE YEAR 2021

List of Courses/programmes as per Scheme 2021

S.No.

Name of the Programme

Target Group

Date & Duration

Venue

Object/ Reason

Induction Training Course for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

1. (i)

Induction Training Course for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

(Institutional Second Phase as per old Scheme)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2020 batch 

15.02.2021

 to

12.03.2021

(four weeks)

MPSJA

In the year 2020, 158 Civil Judges (Entry Level) were appointed and in the year 2021 also some Civil Judges may be appointed.  As per the Training Scheme, it is mandatory for the Academy  to impart Induction Training     in three phases after regular interval of field training

       

(ii)

 

Induction Training Course   for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

(Institutional Final Phase as per old Scheme)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2020 batch

(Group I)

19.04.2021

to

13.05.2021

(four weeks)

MPSJA

(iii)

Induction Training Course   for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

(Institutional Final Phase as per old Scheme)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2020 batch

(Group II)

14.06.2021

 to

09.07.2021

(four weeks)

MPSJA

 

(iv)

Induction Training Course   for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

 (Institutional First Phase as per new  Scheme)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of proposed recruitment 2021

08.11.2021

 to

 04.12.2021

(four weeks)

MPSJA

Institutional Advance Training Course for District Judges (Entry Level) on Promotion

2.

Institutional Advance Training Course for District Judges (Entry Level) appointed on promotion

 

District Judges                    (Entry Level) appointed  on promotion  from                    Civil Judge Class I

15.02.2021

to

12.03.2021

(four weeks)

 

 

 

MPSJA

As per the Training Scheme, it is mandatory for the Academy to impart Advance Course to District Judge ((Entry Level)   promoted from senior  Civil Judge as well as Judges    selected after facing the Limited Competitive Examination.  The object behind this training is to provide necessary guidance  to these Judges, as  at this level, they   are supposed to deal with not only sessions trials but also act as appellate/ revisional Court. 

Refresher Training Course for Civil Judges

3. (i)

Refresher Course  for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

 

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2019 batch (Group I)

13.09.2021

to

17.9.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

Civil Judges (Entry Level)  of 2019 Batch after their Induction Training were posted in regular Courts.  As per the Scheme,  this is mandatory training for them to refresh and update their legal knowledge and to discuss the practical problems faced after one year of holding independent courts.

    (ii)

Refresher Course for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

 

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2019 batch (Group II)

20.09.2021

to

24.09.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

Refresher Course for District Judges

4. (i)

Refresher Course for District Judges (Entry Level)

 

District Judges

(Entry Level) appointed on promotion from               Civil Judge                Class  I and recruited directly  from Bar in 2019

18.01.2021

to

22.01.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

As per the Training Scheme, it is mandatory for the Academy to    impart Refresher training to the District Judges (Entry Level) to update and refresh their  legal skills after one year of holding independent courts.

 

 

   (ii)

Refresher Course for District Judges (Entry Level)

 

 

District Judges

(Entry Level) appointed on promotion from               Civil Judge                Class  I and recruited directly  from Bar in 2019

25.01.2021

 to

30.01.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

   (iii)

Refresher Course for District Judges (Entry Level)

 

 

District Judges

(Entry Level) appointed on promotion from               Civil Judge                Class I and recruited directly  from Bar in 2019

01.02.2021

to

05.02.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

     (iv)

Refresher Course for District Judges (Entry Level)

 

 

District Judges

(Entry Level) appointed on promotion from               Civil Judge                Class  I and recruited directly  from Bar in 2019

08.02.2021

to

12.02.2021

(five days)

MPSJA

In-service/Mid-career Judicial Educational Programmes

5. (i)

Refresher Course for Civil Judges

(on completion of 5 years service)

Civil Judges Class I

26.07.2021

to

30.07.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

Civil Judges Class I  after completion of their five years service are required to be imparted Refresher Training as continuous education programme    to refresh and update their legal knowledge and also the new developments of law.

 

     (ii)

Refresher Course for Civil Judges

(on completion of 5 years service)

Civil Judges Class I

02.08.2021

 to

06.08.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

     (iii)

Refresher Course for Civil Judges

(on completion of 5 years service)

Civil Judges Class I

09.08.2021

 to

13.08.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

6.

Colloquium for District & Sessions Judges

District & Sessions Judges of the State

06.02.2021

&

07.02.2021

(two days)

MPSJA

The Principal District Judges are the role models of District Judiciary.  Their role is very crucial pertaining to administration of justice.  So looking to the role and importance under the administration of justice, programme for all the District Judges of the State is to be organized.

7.

Colloquium for Chief Judicial Magistrates

Chief Judicial Magistrates of the State

10.04.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The Chief Judicial Magistrates are the head of Magistracy Courts.  Their role is very crucial pertaining to criminal administration of justice.  So looking to their role and importance, programme for all the Chief Judicial Magistrates of the State is to be organized.

8. (i)

Workshop on –  Motor Accident Claim Cases

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges dealing Motor Accident Claim Cases

23.01.2021

(one day)

 

MPSJA

To focus on various legal and procedural issues concerning effective and expeditious disposal of cases dealt by Members of the Tribunal and also to update their knowledge in particular field of law.

    (ii)

Workshop on –  Motor Accident Claim Cases

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges dealing Motor Accident Claim Cases

24.04.2021

(one day)

 

MPSJA

    (iii)

Workshop on – Motor Accident Claim cases

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges dealing Motor   Accident Claim Cases

26.06.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

9. (i)

Interactive Session  on –  Key issues relating to  cases  of dishonor of cheque under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

 

 

Judicial Magistrates

27.02.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

To focus on various legal and procedural issues concerning expeditious disposal of cases relating to Cheque dishonour which are pending in large numbers.

 

    (ii)

Interactive Session  on –  Key issues relating to  cases  of dishonor of cheque under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

 (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

 

Judicial Magistrates

27.03.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

10.

Seminar on –  Commercial Courts 

Presiding Judges  of Commercial Courts in the State

16.04.2021

 &

17.04.2021

(two days)

MPSJA

Being a new concept, to update with law and procedure of Commercial Courts, this programme is necessary.

11. (i)

Interactive Session  on –  Key issues relating to cases under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judicial Magistrates dealing with cases under PWDVA Act

01.05.2021

(one day)

 

MPSJA

Cases relating to domestic violence has been on the rise and through this workshop an attempt is made to focus on various issues on the subject to enable the Judges to work with proper mindset and sensitization as they have a pivotal role in this respect and are expected to respond to the needs of the society.

    (ii)

Interactive Session  on –  Key issues relating to cases under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judicial Magistrates dealing with cases under PWDVA Act

19.06.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

12.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to Family Laws (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Principal/Additional Principal Judges of  Family Courts  &  Judges dealing with matrimonial cases

04.09.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

Looking to the peculiar feature of family and matrimonial disputes, the law has throughout favoured a preferential and specialized treatment for their judicial determination.  Hence, to sensitize the Judges, the programme has been devised.

 

13.

Workshop on – Key issues relating to  Juvenile Justice 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Principal Magistrates and Members of  Juvenile Justice Boards

24.07.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

As per the mandate of Section 4 of the Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Training has to be imparted to the newly appointed Principal Magistrates of Juvenile Justice Board within 60 days of their appointment.

14. (i)

Interactive Session  on – Key issues relating to offences and trial under the  Electricity Act, 2003­

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Special Judges dealing with cases under  Electricity  Act

07.08.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The Judges are required to be sensitized in this particular area of law to meet the growing number of cases under the Electricity Act

      (ii)

Interactive Session  on – Key issues relating to offences and trial under the  Electricity Act, 2003­

 (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Special Judges dealing with cases under Electricity Act

28.08.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

15.

Symposium on  –  Key issues relating to Forest & Wild Life Laws 

Judicial Magistrates dealing with cases under Forest & Wild Life Laws

23.10.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

As forests and wild life are one of the most valuable resources and gifts of nature, they play a key role in the maintenance of climate, rain-patterns, water and soil conservation.   Therefore, to sensitize the Judges on various issues of forest and wild life laws this programme is designed.  

16.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to Land Acquisition Laws 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges dealing with cases under Land Acquisition Laws

17.07.2021

(one day)

 

MPSJA

The Judges are required to be sensitized in this public welfare legislation.  They need to be educated about the nuances and complexities involved in cases under the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 and the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition,   Rehabilitation and Resettlement  Act, 2013

17.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to the Anti-Corruption Laws

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

 

Judges dealing with cases under Anti-Corruption Laws

21.08.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The idea behind organizing this Workshop is to equip the Special Judges dealing cases under the Act with requisite  knowledge  of various legal issues and skills for effective and expeditious dispensation of justice in cases involving corruption by public servants

18.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges dealing with cases under POCSO Act

03.07.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

To educate the Judges regarding nuances of the amended Act and also to acquaint them with the procedure of proper implementation of particular field of law

19.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Special Judges dealing with cases under SC & ST (PA) Act

27.11.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The idea behind organizing this workshop is to equip the Special Judges dealing cases under the Act with requisite knowledge of various legal issues and skills for effective and expeditious dispensation of justice in this particular area of law.

20.

Workshop on –  Key issues relating to the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Special Judges dealing with cases under NDPS Act

11.12.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The idea behind organizing this workshop is to equip the Special Judges dealing cases under the Act with requisite knowledge of various legal issues and skills for effective and expeditious dispensation of justice in this particular area of law.

21. (i)

Interactive Session on –  Key issues relating to Appeals and Revisions (Criminal Appeals & Revisions)

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

District Judges

 (Entry Level)

25.09.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

District Judges (Entry Level) need to be addressed on the law relating to Appeal and Revision and also the art and craft of judgment writing in these matters

(ii)

Interactive Session on –  Key issues relating to Appeals and Revisions  (Civil Appeals) 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

District Judges

(Entry Level)

30.10.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

(iii)

Interactive Session on –  Key issues relating to Appeals and Revisions (Criminal Appeals & Revisions)

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

District Judges

(Entry Level)

20.11.2021

MPSJA

(iv)

Interactive Session on –  Key issues relating to Appeals and Revisions (Civil Appeals)

 (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

District Judges                   (Entry Level)

04.12.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

22. (i)

Workshop on – Cyber Laws & Electronic Evidence 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

 

Judges of all cadre

08.05.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The rapid growth in the advancement of technology has also given rise to new trends of crimes. Nowadays, hi-tech crimes are an ever growing phenomenon and significant increase in this field has crippled the criminal justice system of the country in the most alarming manner. There is a need to provide special training to Judges to deal with cases relating to the same.

     (ii)

Workshop on – Cyber Laws & Electronic Evidence 

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges of all cadre

25.09.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

23.

Workshop on – Key issues relating to   Labour Laws

(Through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Presiding Judges of  Labour Courts

24.04.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

The Presiding Officers of the Labour Courts are under the administrative control of the High Court.  So specialized training is to be imparted for acquainting them with the nuances of the Labour Laws.

24.  (i)

Special Institutional  Training Course for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2019 batch

(Group I)

15.03.2021

to

19.03.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

These Judges were imparted second and final phases of Induction Training Course online, therefore, they are required to  imparted one week additional training in this format.

      (ii)

Special Institutional  Training Course for Civil Judges (Entry Level)

Civil Judges (Entry Level) of 2019 batch

 (Group II)

22.03.2021

to

26.03.2021

(one week)

MPSJA

25. (i)

Awareness programme on –  Identified Legal Issues

Judges of all cadre/ Advocates/Ministerial Staff/other stakeholders of Justice Dispensation System

03.04.2021

(one day)

 

MPSJA, Jabalpur/ Regional Training Centre at Gwalior

The Academy felt the need to conduct specific programmes on Judicial Education from time-to-time for bringing awareness amongst the Judges and other stakeholders. Therefore, for organizing such programmes on any subject/topic  provision has been made in the calendar

    (ii)

Awareness programme on –  Identified Legal Issues

Judges of all cadre

21.08.2021

(one day)

MPSJA, Jabalpur/ Regional Training Centre at Gwalior

   (iii)

Awareness programme on –  Identified Legal Issues

Judges of all cadre

18.12.2021

(one day)

MPSJA, Jabalpur/ Regional Training Centre at Gwalior

26. (i)

Interactive Session on –  Identified Legal Issues                   (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges of all cadre

20.02.2021

(one day)

MPSJA/ District Headquarters

The Academy felt the need to conduct specific programmes on  identified legal issues so as to acquaint the Judges with the latest position of law. Therefore, these programmes are designed.

     (ii)

Interactive Session on –  Identified Legal Issues                   (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges of all cadre

29.05.2021

(one day)

MPSJA/ District Headquarters

    (iii)

Interactive Session on –  Identified Legal Issues                   (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges of all cadre

31.07.2021

(one day)

MPSJA/

District Headquarters

    (iv)

Interactive Session on –  Identified Legal Issues                   (through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Judges of all cadre

18.09.2021

(one day)

MPSJA/ District Headquarters

27. (i)

Specialized Educational Programme at State Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal

Newly appointed/ promoted Judges of HJS cadre

28.04.2021

 to

30.04.2021

(three days)

Bhopal

Specialized Training Programmes were organized at Medico-Legal Institute, Bhopal since 2012 to all the Judges of HJD cadre to get training on the working pattern and technical aspects particularly with respect to investigation of offences as well as to interact with the officers of the concerned department so as to develop an understanding towards the working modules of each other. In continuation to that this year also the Academy proposes to organize four programmes for the Judges of HJS cadre after getting consent from the Director, Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal.  

      (ii)

Specialized Educational Programme at State Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal

Newly appointed/promoted Judges of HJS cadre

12.07.2021

to

14.07.2021

(three days)

 

 

Bhopal

     (iii)

Specialized Educational Programme at State Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal

Newly appointed/promoted Judges of HJS cadre

01.09.2021

 to

03.09.2021

(three days)

Bhopal

     (iv)

Specialized Educational Programme at State Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal

Newly appointed/ promoted Judges of HJS cadre

25.11.2021

to

 27.11.2021

(three days)

Bhopal

28. (i)

Specialized Educational Programme at State  Forensic Science Laboratory, Sagar

Newly appointed/ promoted Judges of             HJS cadre

 

09.04.2021

 to

11.04.2021

(three days)

Sagar

 

Specialized Training Programmes were organized at Forensic Laboratory, Sagar since 2012 to the Judges of HJS cadre to get training on the working pattern and technical aspects particularly with respect to investigation of offences as well as to interact with the officers of the concerned department so as to develop an understanding towards the working modules of each other. In continuation to that this year also the Academy proposes to organize four  for  Judges of HJS cadre after getting consent from the Director, FSL, Sagar.   

 

    (ii)

Specialized Educational Programme at State  Forensic Science Laboratory, Sagar

Newly appointed/

promoted Judges of                  HJS cadre

11.06.2021

 to

13.06.2021

(three days)

Sagar

    (iii)

Specialized Educational Programme at State  Forensic Science Laboratory, Sagar

Newly appointed/

promoted Judges of HJS cadre

08.10.2021

 to

10.10.2021

(three days)

Sagar

    (iv)

Specialized Educational Programme at State  Forensic Science Laboratory, Sagar

Newly appointed/

promoted Judges of HJS cadre

12.11.2021

 to

14.11.2021

(three days)

Sagar

Judicial Education Programmes  for other stakeholders

29. (i)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Advocates

06.03.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

As per the mandate of e-Committee, Special Programmes under e-Court Project need to be conducted  for the Advocates.

     (ii)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Advocates

27.03.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

    (iii)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Advocates

03.04.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

    (iv)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

 

Advocates

01.05.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

     (v)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Advocates

08.05.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

 

    (vi)

Special Programme for Advocates on e-Court Project

(Through online and other modes of telecommunication)

Advocates

03.07.2021

(one day)

MPSJA

 

30. (i)

Regional Workshop for Advocates

Advocates from districts Sagar, Damoh, Chhatarpur, Panna & Tikamgarh

12.07.2021

to

15.07.2021

(four days)

Sagar

Advocates being an important stakeholders need to be trained as per the mandate of NJAC.  Training programmes   to Advocates are designed to motivate them to join Judicial Services.  The Training modules are designed to encourage the Advocates and to enhance their capacity and professional skills.

 

     (ii)

Regional Workshop for Advocates

Advocates from districts Ujjain, Dewas, Shajapur, Ratlam & Mandsaur

09.08.2021

to

12.08.2021

(four days)

Ujjain

31.

Training Programmes for the Ministerial Staff of the District Courts

Ministerial Staff of the District

As per the dates proposed by the respective District Judge

(three days duration)

Concerned District Court

Since  new appointments have been made in each district of the State, therefore, at least two programmes may be organized in every district to impart short-term training/basic training of three days duration to enhance the working skills of the staff.  These programmes may be organized in each district in succession of each other with an interval of six months in between.

Note: All Programmes, except those conducted online and other modes of telecommunication, shall be conducted offline at the venue subject to restoration of normalcy from COVID-19 pandemic.