Justice of the Peace

About this Course

The 10276NAT Course in Providing Community Justice Services (Commissioner for Declarations) (Justice of the Peace [Qualified]) provides participants with the knowledge and skills to assist them in their community volunteering responsibilities of witnessing documents and minor judicial duties. This 2-day course enables eligible applicants to apply to become a Justice of the Peace (Qualified) or a Commissioner for Declarations – the Department of Justice and Attorney-General will charge an additional fee for your registration.

For anyone wishing to become a Commissioner for Declarations only, the unit for this qualification is covered in the first day of the 2 day Justice of the Peace course and can be completed on its own at a cost of just $240.  Assessment is completed by open book, question and answer, during the 2 days.  This course can also be completed by distance learning.  (Once you click on Book Now, choose the closest Intake Date to when you want to start – the Intake Date is only for our office purposes, you are welcome to start the books as soon as you have made payment.)

  • Delivery Methods

    Face to Face
    1-2 days Face to Face delivery (depending on the size of the class)

    Distance Education
    Intake dates are every Monday.  Intake Dates are for our office purposes only – workbooks will be sent to you as soon as payment has been made, regardless of intake date chosen – so just choose the closest Intake Date to when you want to enrol.

  • Pre-Requisites

    There are a number of restrictions that will prevent an individual from becoming a Justice of the Peace or Commissioner of Declarations – please download this PDF for further information:
    JusticesPeacA91

    We also recommend a minimum Grade 10 level of English reading and writing.

    Participants must be:

    • An Australian citizen
    • 18 years of age or older
    • Of good character
    • Registered on the state electoral roll

    You cannot apply or hold office as a JP or Cdec if you:

    • have been convicted of a serious offence at any time
    • have been convicted of more than 2 offences at any time
    • have been convicted of a drink-related driving offence in the last 5 years
    • have been convicted of more than 2 traffic offences in the last 4 years (i.e. convictions under the Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995)
    • are an undischarged bankrupt (i.e. not yet free from bankruptcy).

What You Will Learn

The 10276NAT Course in Providing Community Justice Services (Commissioner for Declarations) (Justice of the Peace [Qualified]) provides participants with the knowledge and skills to assist them in their community volunteering responsibilities of witnessing documents and minor judicial duties.

Units of Competency

  • JUSDEC001: Perform the Duties of a Commission for Declarations, and
  • JUSJPQ001: Perform the Duties of a Justice of the Peace [Qualified]

Why Study with RAM

Price

This 2 day course costs just $340 (or $240 for just the Commission for Declarations component). Fee is comprised of: $100 non refundable registration fee, $20 resource fee, and $220 tuition fee. Includes all required text books, and tea and coffee.

The Justice of the Peace course can also be completed by distance learning at a cost of $320, or $220 for the Commissioner for Declarations course.  Note there is a $20 postage fee if you wish for us to print and post the books to you.

 

Note: all pricing is in Australian Dollars.

Course Dates

Distance Education
Intake dates are every Monday.  Intake Dates are for our office purposes only – workbooks will be sent to you as soon as payment has been made, regardless of intake date chosen – so just choose the closest Intake Date to when you want to enrol.

  • Southport

    Southport
    Wed 6 – Thurs 7 Sep 2017 – C.Dec only (night course)
    Sat 16 Sep 2017 – C.Dec only
    Mon 25 – Tues 26 Sep 2017
    Mon 25 Sep 2017 – C.Dec only
    Wed 11 – Thurs 12 Oct 2017 – C.Dec only (night course)
    Mon 23 – Tues 24 Oct 2017
    Mon 23 Oct 2017 – C.Dec only
    Wed 8 – Thurs 9 Nov 2017 – C.Dec only (night course)
    Tues 21 – Wed 22 Nov 2017
    Tues 21 Nov 2017 – C.Dec only
    Tues 19 – Wed 20 Dec 2017
    Tues 19 Dec 2017 – C.Dec only

  • Woolloongabba

    Woolloongabba
    Wed 6 – Thurs 7 Sep 2017
    Wed 6 Sep 2017 – C.Dec only
    Thurs 5 – Fri 6 Oct 2017
    Thurs 5 Oct 2017 – C.Dec only
    Wed 1 – Thurs 2 Nov 2017
    Wed 1 Nov 2017 – C.Dec only
    Wed 29 – Thurs 30 Nov 2017
    Wed 29 Nov 2017 – C.Dec only

  • Cairns

    Cairns
    Fri 6 Oct 2017
    Mon 27 Nov 2017

  • Townsville

    Townsville
    Fri 27 Oct 2017

  • Distance Learning

    Distance Education
    Intake dates are every Monday.  Intake Dates are for our office purposes only – workbooks will be sent to you as soon as payment has been made, regardless of intake date chosen – so just choose the closest Intake Date to when you want to enrol.

Locations

  • Woolloongabba
  • Beenleigh
  • Southport
  • Cairns
  • Townsville
  • Mackay
  • Gympie
  • Maroochydore

Interest Free Payment Plans Available

Study the RAM Training Services course of your choice interest free!

Are you interested in furthering your training? Send us an Enquiry today: Send Enquiry

Please feel free to fill out our enquiry form below with any questions or queries you may have regarding our services. We will respond as quickly as possible. Alternatively you can call us on 1300 328 500.