Mandatory Continuing Professional Development: Current Status

The Law Society of Saskatchewan introduced a Continuing Professional Development Policy which took effect January 1, 2010.  Under the Policy, all members are required to complete thirty-six (36) hours of “Accredited CPD Activities” in each three-year rolling term.  It has been determined that members will receive a one-half (1/2) hour credit for each Section Meeting attended.  At least six (6) hours of the required thirty-six (36) hours must pertain primarily to any one or any combination of the following topics: Professional Responsibility; Ethics; Practice Standards; The Code of Professional Conduct; Conflict of Interest; Rules of the Law Society; Client Care and Relations; and Practice Management.


In Person (9)

Live Online (124)

Recorded Online / Videos (2579)

Bundled PD Sessions (3)

Title Subject Area Date Location
Wills Estate Elder Law: Emerging Issues & Trends in Your Practice Elder Law, Wills, Estates & Trusts Oct. 18, 2017 SK, Saskatoon
CCCA North: Workplace Safety - What In-House Counsel Need to Know Canadian Corporate Counsel Oct. 18, 2017 SK, Saskatoon
Aboriginal Law North: Drafting Points for Matrimonial Property Law on Reserve Aboriginal Law, Family Law Oct. 19, 2017 SK, Saskatoon
Immigration North & South: Update from CIC (Immigration & Citizenship) Citizenship and Immigration Law Oct. 23, 2017 SK
Business Law Joint with Public Sector & Municipal Law South: Trade in Trump Times Business Law, Municipal Law, Public Sector Oct. 24, 2017 SK, Regina
Family Law South: Guideline Income in Farm Situations Family Law Oct. 26, 2017 SK, Regina
Articling Students North: Career Management - Barrister, Solicitor or Both? Big Firm, Small Firm or In-House? Students Oct. 30, 2017 SK, Saskatoon
Articling Student South: In-House Counsel - Alternatives to Private Practice Students Oct. 30, 2017 SK, Regina
Bankruptcy & Insolvency North: Insolvency War Stories* Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law Nov. 1, 2017 SK, Saskatoon

The CBA PD Web site combines listings for all CBA Branch, National and CCCA events in one convenient location, eliminating the need to search though multiple sites. By selecting your province or territory on the left hand column, you will be directed to professional development opportunities taking place near you.

Professional development opportunities presented will include in-person presentations, on-line videos, recordings and links to publications offered by individual Branches.

To search all CBA programming, use the general search function on the Search Programs tab.


While the CBA’s goal is to provide complete and accurate information, Provincial and Territorial information on Mandatory Continuing Legal Education / Compulsory Professional Development, is provided for your information only. The CBA is not a regulatory body and does not guarantee the completeness or accuracy of any information provided by or on any linked third party web sites. It is the sole responsibility of the CBA member to ensure the accuracy and completeness of all information with respect to both the current MCLE / CPD requirements of the applicable regulatory bodies and the CBA member’s qualifying MCLE / CPD activity. The CBA assumes no responsibility of any kind for any errors or omissions in the content of, or arising from its members or other parties use of this information.