Courses: Introduction to Family Justice Services in Canada

Course Details:
This online course will provide learners with the knowledge, skills and competence to identify and assess the needs of families who are experiencing separation or divorce. They will gain the foundational knowledge of how the family court system works in the various provinces in Canada; the federal and provincial legislations pertaining to separation and divorce, and options related to custody and access issues. Participants will become familiar with financial support issues such as child and spousal support, and support systems available across Canada. The course does not deal with property division. This course is equivalent to Introduction to Family Justice Services in BC (FAM190) or Introduction to Family Justice Services in Alberta (CORR609). The course will require approximately 21 hours of study time to be completed within a six week period. (Formerly FAM300)

Course Code: FAMJ-1001
Department: Corrections & Community Justic
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