Law, Rights and Justice in Social Works

  • Start Date

    19 Apr, 2022

  • End Date

    22 Apr, 2022

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

This training will introduce participant to why social workers need to know the law; how laws are made and classified; natural law and positivist law and their intersection with ethics and philosophy; the sources and context of English law; and the 'legal framework' of English social work including legislation, quasi-legislation and social policy.


  • Introduced to Human Rights and equality law.
  • Understanding of legal rights and justice for service users and their families.
  • Philosophical influences on the development and content of the law and statute.
  • Acquire and evaluate knowledge and understanding of values and social ethics as they relate to the law.
  • Key legal provision and policy for adults, children and the family
  • Effective skills required to analyse information gathered for legal problem solving purposes.
  • Role and impact of public law and policy on the rights of groups likely to come into contact with social work services.
  • Legislation as it relates to social work activities, duties and decisions



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH: 19th – 22nd April, 2022                                             

2ND BATCH: 9th – 12th Aug, 2022

3RD BATCH: 29th Nov – 2nd Dec, 2022

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
19 Apr, 2022 22 Apr, 2022
Start Date End Date
09 Aug, 2022 12 Aug, 2022
Start Date End Date
29 Nov, 2022 02 Dec, 2022
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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