Bencher Candidate Orientation and Education Course

Access and Registration

 

In addition to submitting a nomination form, licensees who wish to run as a candidate in the 2023 Bencher Election who have not previously been an elected bencher must complete the Candidate Orientation and Education Course and submit notification of completion of the Course to the Elections Officer by the close of nominations on Friday, February 24, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. EST.

 

To access the Course:

  • Click on “View Online” in the Products box on the right-hand side of this page.
  • Enter your “Email Address” in the “Create Account” section and complete all required fields
  • Follow the prompts to complete the registration process and access the Course.

If you are returning to complete the Course after registration, simply log-in with the username and password you created by clicking on “Login” in the menu on the left side of this page.

 

Instructions for submitting the notice of completion of the Course to the Elections Officer are provided at the end of the Course.

 

PLEASE NOTE: If you access the Course on Friday, February 24, 2023, the day that nominations for candidacy close in the election, given the time required to complete and submit notice of completion of the Course, access to the Course ends at 4:00 p.m. EST on February 24, 2023.

 

For technical assistance with the Course, please contact Community Brands at 1-866-702-3278 (toll-free) or email them at support@peachnewmedia.zendesk.com.

Welcome
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Who Is A Bencher?
Part 3: About the Law Society
Part 4: Benchers are Directors
Part 5: Convocation - The Meeting of Benchers
Part 6: Law Society Committees
Part 7: Benchers' Responsibilities
Part 8: Law Society Management
Part 9: Conclusion
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Law Society of Ontario
Bencher Candidate Orientation and Education Course (BCOEC): 1.00
Course Registration