COURSEWISE CALENDAR FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR, 2018

 

1.         INDUCTION TRAINING PROGRAMME

Objective:- Appointment process of 101 Civil Judges Class-II in the year 2018 is under process and after their appointment, MPSJA has to impart Induction Training as per the approved Training Scheme, in three phases after regular interval of field training.

I.          First Phase:

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                    23.04.2018 to 17.05.2018  (Batch I) (four weeks)                                  MPSJA

             2.                    18.06.2018 to 12.07.2018  (Batch II) (four weeks)                                 MPSJA

II.        Second Phase:

Objective:- After the First Phase Induction Training, these Civil Judges are imparted field training for a period of three months.  Thereafter, these Judges are to be imparted second phase induction training as per the approved scheme.

           S.No.                                        Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                    06.08.2018 to 31.08.2018     (Batch I) (four weeks)                              MPSJA

             2.                    04.09.2018 to 29.09.2018  (Batch II) (four weeks)                                MPSJA

III.       Third Phase:

Objective:- After the Second Phase Induction Training, these Civil Judges are imparted field training for a period of three months.  Thereafter, these Judges have to be imparted third phase induction training as per the approved scheme.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                   16.01.2018 to 10.02.2018  (Batch II, 2017) (four weeks)                        MPSJA

              2.                   26.11.2018 to 21.12.2018  (Batch I, 2018)  (four weeks)                        MPSJA

 

2.         REFRESHER COURSE TRAINING PROGRAMMES

 

I.          First Refresher Course for Civil Judges Class-II of 2016 Batch:

Objective:- Civil Judges Class II of 2016 Batch after their Induction Training were posted in regular Courts.  They have to be imparted five days Refresher Course for continuous judicial education purpose as per the approved scheme.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

            1.                     16.04.2018 to 20.04.2018  (five days)                                                  MPSJA

 

II.        Second Refresher Course for Civil Judges Class-II of 2014 Batch:

Objective:- Civil Judges Class-II of 2014 batch has to be imparted one week Refresher Course for continuous judicial education purpose as per the approved scheme.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                            01.10.2018 to 06.10.2018 (one week)                                          MPSJA

 

3.         FOUNDATION/ORIENTATION COURSE

I.          First Phase:

Objective:- The appointment orders of ADJs selected from the Bar are to be issued by the High Court shortly and MPSJA has to impart Induction Training as per the approved Training Scheme.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                           16.07.2018  to 02.08.2018 (three weeks)                                     MPSJA

II.        Second Phase:

Objective:- As per the approved Training Scheme Foundation course training for one month is to be imparted to the newly appointed ADJs. from Bar in two phases.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                    22.10.2018 to 02.11.2018 (two weeks)                                                 MPSJA

 

4.         ADVANCE COURSE

Objective:- During the years 2017-2018, some Judges were promoted from Civil Judge Senior Division as well as some Judges were selected after clearing the Limited Competitive Examination as District Judges (Entry Level).  At this level, Judges are supposed to deal with not only sessions trials but also act as appellate/revisional Court for which a short term Institutional Training as continuous judicial education is required. 

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                      14.02.2018 to 24.02.2018  (two weeks)                                            MPSJA

              2.                      05.03.2018 to 16.03.2018  (two weeks)                                            MPSJA

              3.                      02.04.2018 to 13.04.2018  (two weeks)                                            MPSJA

5.         INDUCTION/REFRESHER TRAINING ON LAW RELATING TO JUVENILE JUSTICE & EMERGING TRENDS

Objective:- As per the mandate to section 4 (5)  of the Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Induction Training has to be imparted to the newly appointed Principal Magistrates of Juvenile Justice Board within 60 days of their appointment.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                         19.05.2018 & 20.05.2018 (two days)                                             MPSJA

 

6.         WEST ZONE REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON – ENHANCING EXCELLENCE OF THE JUDICIAL INSTITUTION: CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES

 

Objective:-  The object behind organizing this Conference to enhance the excellence of the Judicial Institutions to face  ever growing challenges and Opportunities.   The target group of the Conference is   Hon’ble Judges from the High Courts of Bombay, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh  & Rajasthan and Judges in the rank of Civil Judges from each of the High Courts. The Conference is organized by   National Judicial Academy in collaboration with the High Court of Madhya Pradesh and M.P.  State Judicial Academy

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                    13.01.2018 & 14.01.2018 (two days)                                  MPSJA

 

7.         WORKSHOPS

I.          Working of Commercial Courts:

Objective:- As per the direction of Hon’ble High Court and also to sensitize the Judges of commercial courts with the nuances of the concerned law.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                                06.01.2018   (one day)                                          MPSJA

 

II.        Issues Relating to Human Trafficking:

Objective:-    Looking to the alarming rise in the human trafficking cases, as per the request of Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India,        Judges of District Judiciary are to sensitized on the issues and concerns to deal with such cases.

            S.No.                                            Date/Duration                                                     Venue

              1.                                           31.03.2018   (one day)                                               MPSJA

III.       Training of Trainers:

Objective:- As per the mandate of NJAC, training is to be imparted to the Faculties and Guest Faculties of MPSJA to develop a reserve pool of the faculties.

            S.No.                                      Date/Duration                                                             Venue

              1.                               21.05.2018 to 25.05.2018 (five days)                                         MPSJA

 

 

 

IV.       Chief Judicial Magistrates:

Objective: -   Chief Judicial Magistrates are the head of the Magisterial Courts and their role in administration of criminal justice at the level of district judiciary is significant.  Therefore, looking to their role and importance a workshop may be conducted.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                                 25.08.2018    (one day)                                        MPSJA

V.        Arrears of Cases and Reduction of old Pending Cases – Tools and Techniques:

Objective:-    As per the mandate of Arrears Committee of the High Court of M.P.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                                  01.09.2018  (one day)                                        MPSJA

VI.       Cyber Laws and Electronic Evidence:

Objective:-    The cases relating to cyber crimes are on rise. There is a need to provide special training to judges to deal with case relating to the same.

            S.No.                                                        Date/Duration                                         Venue            

               1.                                          22.09.2018  &  23.09.2018  (two days)                        MPSJA

VII.     Land Acquisition Laws:

Objective:- 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.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                               28.09.2018  & 29.09.2018  (two days)                                     INDORE

VIII.     N.D.P.S. Act:

Objective:-    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.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                               05.10.2018  &  06.10.2018  (two days)                                    MPSJA

 

 

 

IX.       Protection of Animal Rights:

Objective:-    To focus on various legal and procedural issues involved in cases relating to Govansh Vadh Pratishedh Adhiniyam, Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act and Wild Life Protection Act.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                        12.10.2018  &  13.10.2018  (two days)                                           MPSJA

X.        Key Issues and Challenges under Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes          

           (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989:

 

Objective:-    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.

            S.No.                             Date/Duration                                                                    Venue

              1.                   16.11.2018  &  17.11.2018  (two days)                                                MPSJA

XI.       Key Issues under the Anti-Corruption Laws:

Objective:-    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.

            S.No.                                         Date/Duration                                                        Venue

              1.                               30.11.2018  &  01.12.2018  (two days)                                    MPSJA

XII.     Fiscal Laws:

Objective:-    To focus on issues relating to Court Fees Act, Suit Valuation Act and other fiscal laws which are many times ignored resulting into loss to the exchequer.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                                      22.12.2018  (one day)                                                    SAGAR

8.         COLLOQUIA:

I.        For District Judges:

Objective:- 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   andimportance under the administration of justice, workshop for all the District Judges of the State is to be organized.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                                04.01.2018  &  05.01.2018  (two days)                                    MPSJA

 

II.       Issues and Challenges relating to cases under  Electricity Act:

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

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                            22.06.2018 & 23.06.2018 (two days)                                         BHOPAL

 

 

9.         REGIONAL WORKSHOPS:

I.    Family Laws:

Objective:- As per the resolution of the Hon’ble Committee at High Court Level for Sensitization of Family Court matters, Regional Level Conferences at various regions of the State for addressing the issues of a particular region relating to family matters have to be organized.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

               1.                              03.02.2018  &  04.02.2018 (two days)                                      GUNA

               2.                              04.05.2018  &  05.05.2018 (two days)                                CHHINDWARA

               3.                              06.07.2018  &  07.07.2018 (two days)                                    RATLAM

               4.                              05.10.2018  &  06.10.2018 (two days)                                    SAGAR

II.       Motor Accident Claim Cases:

Objective:- To focus on various legal and procedural issues concerning effective and expeditious disposal of cases dealt by Members of the Tribunal.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

              1.                               11.05.2018  & 12.05.2018  (two days)                                     UJJAIN

              2.                               28.07.2018  & 29.07.2018  (two days)                                    SATNA

              3.                               22.09.2018  & 23.09.2018  (two days)                                  GWALIOR

III.     Negotiable Instruments Act:

Objective:- To focus on various legal and procedural issues concerning expeditious disposal of cases relating to be Cheque bounce which are pending in large numbers.

            S.No.                                            Date/Duration                                                     Venue

             1.                                            30.06.2018 (one day)                                                DEWAS                      

             2.                                            03.11.2018  (one day)                                              GWALIOR

IV.       Regional Training Programme on Probate Jurisdiction

Objective:- To educate judges about the law relating to probate and scope of their jurisdiction.

            S.No.                                           Date/Duration                                                      Venue

             1.                                            01.07.2018  (one day)                                                BHOPAL

 

10.       SPECIALISED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES

I.          Domestic Violence and Offences against Women:

Objective:- 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.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                                   27.01.2018 (one day)                                        INDORE

              2.                                                   04.08.2018 (one day)                                       GWALIOR

              3.                                                   22.12.2018 (one day)                                       JABALPUR

II.        Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 1994:

Objective:- As per the request of Additional Secretary, Government of India, Ministry of Health & Family welfare, New Delhi and forwarded by Director, National Judicial Academy, Bhopal vide letter dated 17.10.2017, training programme has to be conducted on the subject to sensitize the judges of District Judiciary on the issues of sex selection and decline in child sex ratio.

            S.No.                                           Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                                            03.02.2018  (one day)                                                  BHOPAL

III.       Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (POCSO):

Objective:- As per Resolution of the Working Committee Meeting held on 04.12.2018

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                                       15.12.2018   (one day)                                                    MPSJA

 

11.       SPECIALISED TRAINING PROGRAMMES AT OTHER INSTITUTES

I.          Specilaized training programme at Medico Legal Institute, Bhopal:

Objective:- As medico-legal aspect has a pivotal role in investigation of criminal matters, it was considered necessary for the Additional Sessions Judges to have an idea about various aspects of medical investigation

           S.No.                                               Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                                       26.02.2018 to 28.02.2018   (three days)                                  BHOPAL

             2.                                       09.07.2018 to 11.07.2018   (three days)                                  BHOPAL

             3.                                       10.09.2018 to 12.09.2018   (three days)                                  BHOPAL

             4.                                       05.12.2018 to 07.12.2018   (three days)                                  BHOPAL

II.        Specilaized training programme at Forensic Science Laboratory, Sagar:

Objective:- As forensic science aspect has a pivotal role in investigation of criminal matters, it was considered necessary for the Additional Sessions Judges to have an idea about various aspects of forensic investigation.

          S.No.                                              Date/Duration                                                      Venue

             1.                                       13.03.2018 to 15.03.2018   (three days)                            SAGAR

             2.                                       03.04.2018 to 05.04.2018   (three days)                            SAGAR

Dates of two more programmes to be decided on mutual basis

 

12.       WORKSHOPS/EDUCATIONAL/SENSITIZATION PROGRAMME FOR OTHER STAKEHOLDERS

I (a).    Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015 for the Probation Officers of the Juvenile Justice Board:

 

Objective:- Probation Officers have assigned a special role under the JJ Act, 2015. Also, as mandated by Juvenile Justice Committee of Supreme Court and High Court.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                                   Venue

             1.                                    09.03.2018 & 10.03.2018  (two days)                              BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

 

I (b).   Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection Of Children) Act, 2015 for Chairmen of  Child Welfare Committees:

Objective: Chairmen, CWC are important stakeholders in the implementation of JJ Act, 2015. Also, as directed by Juvenile Justice Committee of Supreme Court and High Court.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                     26.03.2018 & 27.03.2018 (two days)                                 MPSJA

 

I (c).    Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015 for Special Juvenile Police Unit:

Objective: There is a need to sensitize police about the handling of cases relating to juveniles as they are the first to come in contact with juveniles. Also, as per the request of the Additional Director General of Police (CID), Bhopal

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

            1.                                                    28.04.2018 (one day)                              BRBRAITT,  Jabalpur

            2.                                                    27.08.2018 (one day)                                        MPSJA

 

I (d).   Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015 for the Members of the    Juvenile Justice Board:

Objective:- Members of JJB perform important role while presiding over the Boards. There is need to guide them about the legal principles while adjudicating the cases. Also, as directed by Juvenile Justice Committee of Supreme Court and High Court

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                                  Venue

             1.                                    19.05.2017 & 20.05.2018  (two days)                           BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

 

II.        WORKSHOP FOR PROSECUTORS:

Objective:- Prosecution being an integral part justice delivery system and an important stakeholder, it is necessary to impart training to them as per the directions of NJAC. Also per the request of Director, Prosecution, Bhopal.  

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                             Venue

             1.                    26.02.2108  &  27.02.2018  (two days)                                   MPSJA

             2.                    22.03.2018  &  23.03.2018  (two days)                                   MPSJA

             3.                    20.08.2018  &  21.08.2018   (two days)                          BRBRAITT, Jabalpur   

             4.                    12.10.2018  &  13.10.2018   (two days)                          BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

III.         REGIONAL WORKSHOP FOR ADVOCATES:

Objective:- Advocates being an important stakeholder need to be trained as per the mandate of NJAC also, as per the direction of Hon’ble the Chief Justice vide notesheet dated 16.06.2014 and direction of Hon’ble the Judge In-charge, Judicial Education.

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

             1.                                19.03.2018 to 22.03.2018 (four days)                             JABALPUR (MPSJA)

             2.                                09.07.2018 to 12.07.2018 (four days)                                  GWALIOR

             3.                                17.09.2018 to 20.09.2018 (four days)                                    INDORE

 

IV.       INVESTIGATORS OF SPECIAL POLICE UNIT

Objective:-    Investigators dealing with cases under the Prevention of Corruption cases being important stakeholder need to be trained about the legal angle of the law relating to it. Also, as per the request of the Lokayukt Organization and EOW

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                      Venue

             1.                                                  28.03.2018   (one day)                                 MPSJA

 

 

V.        WORKSHOP FOR PANEL LAWYERS:

Objective:- To train Panel lawyers who perform important duty while providing legal representation to persons indigent nature. Also, as per the request of State Legal Services Authority and JJC, High Court

            S.No.                                         Date/Duration                                                           Venue

             1.                                  24.08.2018  &  25.08.2018   (two days)                            BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

             2.                                  26.10.2018  &  27.10.2018   (two days)                            BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

 

VI.       WORKSHOP FOR MEDICAL OFFICERS:

Objective:- Medical Officer regularly perform medical inquiries in cases relating to criminal nature and are often called as witnesses. To educate them about the legal issues incidental thereto

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                               Venue

                1.                                               14.09.2018 (one day)                                   MPSJA/BRBRAITT

 

VII.     CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT, 1986:

Objective:-    Presidents of the Consumer Fora also perform judicial functions under the Consumer Protection Act. Also, as per the request of State Consumer Forum.

            S.No.                                             Date/Duration                                                    Venue

              1.                                  09.10.2018  &  10.10.2018  (two days)                                 MPSJA

VIII.    PRESIDING OFFICERS OF THE LABOUR COURTS:

Objective:- 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. 

            S.No.                                                   Date/Duration                                              Venue

              1.                                           24.11.2018 & 25.11.2018  (two days)                          MPSJA

 

IX.       WORKSHOP FOR SCIENTIFIC OFFICERS:

Objective:-    Scientific Officers submit various reports to the courts and are also often called as a witness in cases relating thereto. It is important that they know the legal perspective of their reports. Also, as per request of FSL, Sagar.

 

Dates of the programmes to be decided on mutual basis

 

X.        WORKSHOP FOR QUASI-JUDICIAL ADJUDICATORS:

Objective:- Other than judiciary members of the executive also perform quasi judicial functions. They need to be informed about the basic principles of law. Also, as mandated by NJAC & as directed by Hon’ble Judge In-charge, Judicial Education.

 

                         Date of the programmes to be decided on mutual basis

 

XI.       WORKSHOP FOR COUNSELORS:

Objective:- As directed by Committee for Sensitization on Family Law at High Court Level in its meetings

 

Dates of the programmes to be decided  after appointment of sufficient number

 

13.       WORKSHOPS FOR MINISTERIAL STAFF

I.          Professionalism at Workplace:

Objective:- As mandated by NJAC, specialized programme is to be imparted to Office Superintendents for better understanding of rules and regulations and to ensure assistance in administration of District and also improve their professional behavior at workplace.

            S.No.                                            Date/Duration                                                     Venue

             1.                                19.03.2018  & 20.03.2018  (two days)                                     MPSJA

II.        Specialized Accounts Training Programme:

Objective: As mandated by NJAC, specialized programme is to be imparted to the Accountants of all District Courts for better understanding of rules and regulations  regarding financial matters.

            S.No.                                       Date/Duration                                                          Venue

             1.                                22.03.2018 & 23.03.2018 (two days)                               BRBRAITT, Jabalpur

 

 

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