Public Defense Education

Calendar of Live Events

The following programs are co-sponsored by the UNC School of Government and Office of Indigent Defense Services (IDS) and, unless otherwise indicated, are free to IDS employees (attorneys and other staff employed in a public, appellate, or capital defender office, special counsel office, and the IDS central office). Registration information for private attorneys and employees of other organizations is indicated on the applicable course information webpage. Space is limited for many programs. IDS will reimburse IDS employees for travel expenses in accordance with state rates and rules for programs co-sponsored by IDS.


July 11-July 15, 2022
August 18, 2022
August 19, 2022
Higher Level Felony Defense
September 20-22, 2022
Appellate Advocacy Training
October 26-28, 2022
Misdemeanor Defender Training
November 1-4, 2022
Winter Criminal Law Webinar
December 9, 2022