Practical Skills for New Prosecutors

  • Chapel Hill, NC
This course is sponsored by North Carolina Conference of District Attorneys.

This course, offered in conjunction with the Conference of District Attorneys, provides practical and legal training for new prosecutors through classroom lecture and practical skills exercises. The course covers topics such as prosecuting domestic violence cases; handling DWI cases; working with law enforcement officers; sentencing; chemical tests for alcohol; and much more. The course also includes practical skills exercises, during which participants practice introducing critical evidence. It also includes a controlled drinking exercise, which demonstrates the operation of the intoxalyzer.

A portion of this course includes 12 hours for the Professionalism for New Admittees Program, which is a required course for all new attorneys admitted to the NC State Bar. 

General18.75 hrs
Ethics11.00 hrs
Substance abuse1.00 hrs
Total30.75 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    May 6 - 10, 2019
    UNC School of Government
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Tanya Jisa

Program Manager, Courts Group
919.843.8981
Professor of Public Law and Government