Allens online learning

Online learning

Our webinars and online courses can provide you with the insights you need to help stay ahead of the complex issues businesses are tackling in a rapidly changing landscape, while helping to fulfil your CPD point requirements. 

We invite our clients and contacts to register interest for our upcoming live webinars, or to select a topic below to access on-demand virtual learning. Learn more about CPD compliance and read our FAQs below.

CPD compliance and FAQs for Online Learning
What are the CPD requirements for my state?

CPD requirements in NSW and VIC

The CPD schemes in NSW and VIC are based on the principles of self-assessment. If the session is relevant to your practice needs or professional development then you can claim one unit for each hour of attendance subject to the cap on private study of audio/visual material.  For further information visit the Law Society of NSW website or the Law Insititue of Victoria website.

CPD requirements in QLD

The CPD scheme in QLD is based on the principles of self-assessment. If the session is relevant to your professional development and practice of the law, then you can claim one unit for each hour of attendance including private study of audio/visual material recorded in the relevant CPD year.  For further information visit the Queensland Law Society website.

CPD requirements in WA

Each recorded session specifies the maximum number of CPD points and competency. Viewing of the presentation, up to 12 months after the date of the presentation (listed), will attract CPD points. You can claim one point for each complete hour of attendance. For more information visit the Legal Practice Board of Western Australia website. 

It is a necessary part of Allens/ QA Provider accreditation that we record attendance at CPD sessions. Allens is required to submit the attendance records to the legal Practice Board of Western Australia for audit purposes. View Allens' privacy statement.

How do I get my record of attendance?

When you've watched a webinar for 60 minutes, a personalised certificate is available for download on the webinar screen. Alternatively you can contact our events team for assistance.

Can I claim CPD points for all online learning modules?

Our webinars cover a range of topics and it's noted where these can contribute to CPD points. Please note that it is up to the individual to ensure they plan their CPD topics according to the regulations in their state. You can find out more about CPD requirements in your location above. 

Who can access online learning modules?

Allens online learning modules are only available to clients and contacts of Allens. Should you have any questions please contact us.

Upcoming webinars

Legal professional privilege and the ATO: protecting your position

2 June 2022

Core area: NSW/VIC Ethics and Professional Responsibility | QLD Practical Legal Ethics | WA Ethics and Professional Responsibility CA3.

2022 CPD Intensive

The economic outlook for 2022 (and beyond): exploring they key opportunities and trends in M&A, funds, energy and sustainable finance

Core area: NSQ/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Transforming legal services: how in-house teams and their law firms are creating value through technology and innovation

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Practice Management and Business Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Contract law update

Core area: NSW/VIC Substantive Law | Non-core area: QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Emerging ethical issues in a digital world

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Ethics and Professional responsibility | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

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The top 5 workplace issues for employers in 2022

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Class action risk

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Net-zero by 2050: implications for Australia's electricity sector

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Retirement income covenant and financial advice

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD 0.5 Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Financial crime and sanctions: update for financial services clients

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Getting to the point: mandatory vaccinations in the workplace

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

ESG and funds management: lessons from the UK and Europe

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Elevating ESG: establishing and embedding leading practices

Core area:  NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills 0.5 CPD point and Substantive Law 0.5 CPD point | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Anti-hawking and Financial Accountability Regimes (FAR)

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Wage underpayments: an update on recent developments

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Unpacking the world first decision: Australia says ‘yes’ to AI inventors

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Open banking : what you need to know about the new CDR obligations

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

A net-zero emissions electricity system: how do we get there?

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Tax Disputes Series: expert evidence in specialist tax matters

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

AML and breach reporting: key changes and what's ahead

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Class action risk

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Government webinar series: dealing with Royal Commissions and other inquiries

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Creating and sustaining a high performing culture in a hybrid world

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Practice Management and Business Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

The Your Super reforms and the changing super industry

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Practical frameworks for ethical decision making

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Ethics and Professional Responsibility | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

The role of banking in the infrastructure led recovery with Anna Bligh

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Contract law update

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Deep dive on key opportunities and threats of 2021 and beyond

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

FIRB regime updates: what you need to know

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Restructuring and redundancies

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Construction Law: the year in review and year ahead

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Uncovering the key opportunities in 2021 and beyond

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

ASIC's Regulatory Guide 274 - Product design and distribution obligations

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Australian banking and finance market: the year that's been and what's ahead in 2021

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Key components and changes to the Financial Sector Reform (Hayne Royal Commission Response) Bill 2020

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Build-to-rent: why our cities need the change

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD 0.5 points in Substantive Law and 0.5 Professional Skills | Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Underpayment class actions are on the rise: what you need to know

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Financial services regulation: what you need to know now and what's changing

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Tax disputes series: what lies ahead - ATO compliance focus in the large market

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Restructuring and insolvency (RAI): preparing for, and going beyond, the insolvency cliff

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law and Professional Skills | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Privacy in the workplace

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Government seminar series: COVID-19 and beyond - key lessons for government contracting

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Employment and safety: backpay to the future - identifying and rectifying underpayments

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Risk e-business? Managing regulatory hurdles and adapting legal strategies as you accelerate your business online

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Tax disputes series: binding arbitration of tax disputes

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

A changing environment: key legal issues for NSW Government

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

The future of financial services: collaborating for economic stability

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law and Professional Skills | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Targeting net zero: key legal issues for Victorian Government

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Employment and safety: returning to the workplace

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Substantive Law | 1 hour - 1 CPD point. Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

Creating high-performing teams

Core area: NSW/VIC/QLD Professional Skills | 1 hour- 1 CPD point.  Please read the online learning FAQs to check CPD eligibility.

State regulators have issued updates on COVID-19 and CPD compliance. You should check the requirements in your home state with respect to viewing recorded material. 

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