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Accredited Activities

This is a list of some of the accredited courses available. For more information about the courses, or to book please click on the course title.

  • Estate and Will under UAE Personal Affairs Law

    The objective of this course is to highlight a very important subject which is the will, estate, inheritance and eligibility under Sharia law, and will discuss the most important provisions of law governing the estates, and implications thereof. This course will Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Mezzanine Level, Block C, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, at the corner of 2nd December Street and Jumeirah Beach Road in the Emirate of Dubai
  • DISCover Your Behavioural Style to Improve Client Relationships and Communications

    The practice of law requires interactions with many stakeholders at different levels. Understanding how to effectively manage these relationships is key to being a successful lawyer since technical skills alone are not sufficient to properly communicate legal advice or Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
  • VAT Returns

    • The Course provides an overview of VAT: Introduction to VAT and VAT concepts. • Information about UAE VAT Law: Supporting legislation, VAT registration, VAT rating: taxable supplies, zero-rated and exempt supplies, tax books and records, input tax recovery, non-recoverable input Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Mezzanine Level, Block C, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, at the corner of 2nd December Street and Jumeirah Beach Road in the Emirate of Dubai
  • Tax Transparency and VAT Mitigation and Planning (Arabic Language – AED 400)

    TAX TRANSPARENCY Tax Transparency’ (‘TT’) is the term adopted to describe the objective of ensuring that Tax payers business activities are not associated with any arrangements which are known or suspected to be designed for tax evasion. Tax evasion, and in most Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Mezzanine Level, Block C, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, at the corner of 2nd December Street and Jumeirah Beach Road in the Emirate of Dubai
  • Islamic Sukuk (Arabic Language – AED 400)

    The world’s greatest ever investing and lending region is now borrowing in the international bond markets, with Saudi Arabia’s history making $17.5 billion offering a huge global success, and Dubai being the world’s largest centre for Sukuk listings at USD Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Al Hudaiba Awards Building, (M) Floor, Block C Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba Dubai, UAE
  • Islamic Sukuk (English Language)

    The world’s greatest ever investing and lending region is now borrowing in the international bond markets, with Saudi Arabia’s history making $17.5 billion offering a huge global success, and Dubai being the world's largest centre for Sukuk listings at USD Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Al Hudaiba Awards Building, (M) Floor, Block C Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba Dubai, UAE
  • Powers of Attorney and Ostensible Authority

    As a Power of Attorney (“PoA”) is considered essential to conduct business in Dubai, this course is designed as an introduction to the use and application of Powers of Attorney in UAE Law. In some cases, the Courts will acknowledge Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Mezzanine Level, Block C, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, at the corner of 2nd December Street and Jumeirah Beach Road in the Emirate of Dubai
  • VAT Mitigation and Planning

    We are now live with the VAT rules within the UAE and following on from the success of our introductory VAT courses we recognise that many of our delegates have a need for support and guidance when dealing with VAT Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Al Hudaiba Awards Building, (M) Floor, Block C Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to Business Development for Lawyers

    In an increasingly competitive environment it has become even more crucial for law firms to undertake business development practices. Understanding the business development cycle and how one can be effective at each stage is imperative to many roles within law Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE.
  • Tax Transparency

    Tax Transparency’ (‘TT’) is the term adopted to describe the objective of ensuring that Tax payers business activities are not associated with any arrangements which are known or suspected to be designed for tax evasion. Tax evasion, and in most countries Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Al Hudaiba Awards Building, (M) Floor, Block C Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to FinTech

    Fintech is a phrase becoming increasingly prevalent in today’s hyper-connected business world. Many global experts expect that somewhere between 2 to 6 million jobs will be lost over the next decade due to some of the technologies within this space, Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Al Hudaiba Awards Building, (M) Floor, Block C Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba Dubai, UAE
  • Fundamentals of Maritime Laws -BB15-25

    Maritime law is a cornerstone of the international trade of commodities in the UAE. This industrial sector involves huge investments for ports facilities and commitments for all operators. Maritime law in the UAE reflects most of the international conventions on Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE.
  • Mergers and Acquisitions – BB15-21

    The M&A process is not a “one size fits all” process and the amount of work and the time required for the individual steps may vary substantially. Lawyers are involved in most of the phases of a M&A transaction and Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE.
  • Cyber Security and Legal Frameworks

    The UAE is flagged as amongst the top five countries globally which are targets for cyber criminals. Cyber threats are impacting organisations across sectors and geographies. Information or security breaches can potentially lead to significant financial and reputational damage - it Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to UAE Construction Law E-learning Course – BB15-20

    The construction sector is becoming increasingly significant to the UAE with the rapid growth in developments in the region. Therefore, an understanding of construction law is crucial. This e learning course introduces key topics within construction law: • An overview of construction Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
  • Anti-Money Laundering E-learning Course – BB15-05

    The topic of Anti-Money Laundering has become increasingly pertinent in the legal industry. This course aims to provide legal consultants with an overview of money-laundering regulations and their impacts as well as the appropriate controls a firm can implement to Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
  • Managing Successful Client Relationships for Lawyers

    The practice of law requires interaction with many stakeholders at different levels.  Understanding how to effectively manage these relationships is key to being a successful lawyer since technical skills alone are not sufficient to properly communicate legal advice or to Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Insurance Contracts (Arabic) – BB15-16

    Please note that this course is currently available in Arabic only. An English version will be made available in the near future.

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to Islamic Banking & Finance – BB15-15

    The purpose of this course is to ensure you are able understand the basic principles of Islamic Finance.  The concepts and principles of Islamic Finance and Sharia are discussed amongst the schools of thought.  The course will then cover all Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to VAT – BB15-18

    The UAE’s Ministry of Finance has announced that they will be looking to implement Value Added Taxation (VAT) by 2018. This course is designed to provide an overview of VAT and is intended for anyone who may be interested in Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Masterclass in VAT

    The UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs, His Excellency Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, has stated that the UAE will implement VAT at the rate of 5% on 1 January 2018. This 4 hour course will enable you to understand: Common Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points4
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Financial Crime – BB15-14

    This course outlines the threat of financial crime and its consequences for the legal industry. The course also covers key anti-financial crime controls that firms should have in place. Financial crime remains strongly on the legal and regulatory agenda across Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Particular Clauses of the FIDIC Red Book – BB15-11

    This is the second course on the FIDIC Red Book, with Employer’s Design, and is designed to follow on from the first, which was an Introduction to the FIDIC Red Book. This second course concentrates on certain specific clauses of the Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department, Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre (M), Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road,Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE
  • Introduction to the FIDIC Red Book – BB15-06

    This course is designed as a general introduction to construction and engineering contracts, and is based upon provisions of the FIDIC Red Book, with Employer’s Design. The FIDIC forms of contract are the most commonly used in the UAE, although Read More

    CourseAccredited
    Points2
    LocationThe course will be held at The Training Centre, Mezzanine Floor, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, Block C, Jumeirah Road, Al Hudaiba, Dubai, UAE

ACCREDITED PROVIDERS

Company Name Accreditation Code Company Name Accreditation Code Company Name Accreditation Code
2tg BB22 Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre AA53 Middlesex University Dubai BB30
Academy and Finance BB12 Eversheds AA22 Morgan Lewis AA19
Academy of Law AA01 Fichte and Co AA28 Norton Rose Fullbright AA34
Al Tamimi Firm AA27 First Expert Human Development BB27 Pacific Business Press BB26
Allen & Overy AA50 Freshfields AA17 PDSI BB10
American Bar Association AA29 Galadari AA15 Peoplism BB20
Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota AA45 Gibson Dunn AA31 Pinset Masons AA35
Ashurst AA21 Gowling WLG AA56 Pro Training BB28
Baker Botts AA41 Hadef and Partners AA14 PWC AA51
Baker Mckenzie Habib Al Mulla AA11 Herbert Smith AA36 Rouse & Co. International AA25
Bird and Bird AA55 HFW AA43 Shehabaneh BB13
Bonnard Lawson AA33 Hoda Barakat AA58 Simmons & Simmons AA38
British Legal Centre BB19 Hogan Lovells AA52 Squire Patton Boggs AA49
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem AA24 IBA BB16 Stephenson Harwood AA40
CCL Academy BB14 IIPAD BB17 Stibbe AA26
Clifford Chance AA12 Imbue BB23 Taylor Wessing AA37
Clyde & Co AA13 Inco & Co AA18 Trends Institute BB24
CMS AA30 James Berry Associates AA48 University of Dubai BB29
De Burgh Group BB32 Jones Day AA46 Watson Farley & Williams AA39
Deaifis AA47 King & Spalding AA44 White & Case AA32
Dentons & Co AA20 Kwintessential BB15 Winston & Strawn AA54
DIFC Arbitration Centre BB25 Lamperel BB31
DLA Piper AA16 Latham Watkins AA23
Ematha Group BB21 Law 2020-CBD BB11
EMG Associates BB18 Linklaters AA42

 

All courses below have been accredited by the Dubai Legal Affairs Department. To view and book the course you will need to visit the website for the respective provider. All further information and booking processes shall be available there.

 

ACADEMY OF LAW – AA01

  • Certificate in Human Resource Law and Practice
  • AOL/RICS ACRE Facilitative & Evaluative Mediation Training Programme
  • Introduction to Advocacy Skills
  • Lecture Series No. 3 of 2017
  • DIFC Wills and Probate Registry Programme

 

IMBUE – BB23

  • Arbitration Processes
  • Bitcoin and Blockchain
  • Bonds to Sokuk
  • Bounced Cheques and How to Deal with Them
  • Civil Law Overview from a Comparative Perspective
  • Comparative Law: UAE vs UK
  • Conflict Management
  • Cross Border Transactions
  • Digital Transformation and the Law and Digital Security
  • Directors Duties
  • Drafting Arbitration
  • Drafting Effective Arbitration Clauses
  • Infringement and Counterfeiting
  • Introduction to IP
  • Introduction to Islamic Finance
  • Introduction to the UAE Labour Law System
  • Key Legal Real Estate and Hospitality Issues in Corporate and Banking Transactions in the UAE
  • Learning How to Draft and Evaluate an Employment Contract
  • Learning UAE (Freezone and Mainland) Employee Rights and Benefits
  • M & A Masterclass
  • M & A Overview
  • Mediation and Negotiations Skills
  • Mediation Training
  • PPP Laws and Upcoming Changes from DOF
  • Practical Aspects of Enforcement Arbitral Awards in the Middle East
  • Presentation Skills to Enhance Delivery
  • Project Finance
  • Public Speaking and General Communications Skills Workshop
  • Termination of Employment
  • Top 10 Things an In-House Lawyer Needs to Know
  • Valuation, Enforcement and Protection of IP
  • Written and Oral Advocacy Skills for Lawyers