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Welcome to the Judicial eCademy, a service of the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College. This portal provides access to educational opportunities for judges, magistrates, court administrators, other court personnel and the public at large.

Credentialed users of the Judicial eCademy can search for in-person and digitally delivered courses offered by the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College and various other Court offices. Users can register for and participate in courses designed specifically for their professional education needs. In the near future, the Judicial eCademy will enable users to electronically access materials from previously delivered or upcoming courses.

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The Judicial eCademy is a service of the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College, which provides education and training to judges, magistrates and court personnel. Following are the latest headlines from the Judicial College, including upcoming meetings and training opportunities. For information about subscribing to this and all news feeds from the Supreme Court, click here.

  • Jury Service Reform - 5/4/2012

    The Ohio Supreme Court Judicial College hosted a seminar Thursday with the Ohio Jury Management Association to learn more about jury trial management for high profile trials. Nearly 80 court personnel, magistrates and judges attended the event where they also learned about the new Jury Modernization Act.

  • Judicial College, Juvenile Judges Develop New Curriculum - 5/2/2012

    The Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College has developed a new juvenile court curriculum for judges in partnership with the Ohio Association of Juvenile Court Judges.

  • New Judge Orientation Held - 4/18/2012

    It’s only been a little over three months, but new judge Terri Stupica is already in love with her new profession.

  • Webinar to Feature Information about new Adult Probation Officer Education Standards - 4/16/2012

    The Ohio Supreme Court’s Judicial College will offer a webinar on Tuesday to inform judges and chief probation officers about new adult probation officer education standards.

  • Judicial College Class Now Offered Online - 4/4/2012

    The Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College is offering its first online course specifically for the Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Education Program Continuing Education Series: The GAL Interview Online Edition. The course is a redesigned version of the live course The GAL Interview.

  • Ohio Court Personnel Associations Announce Conference Dates for 2012 - 1/9/2012

    As the new year kicks off, court personnel can look forward to many educational and networking opportunities in 2012 as Ohio court personnel associations announce their conference dates for the year.

  • New Judges Learn Rules of the Bench at Orientation - 12/16/2011

    Presiding over a courtroom takes great skill, which is why 47 new judges attended a weeklong orientation on Dec. 12-16 sponsored by the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College.

  • New Registration Procedures for 2012 Judicial College Courses - 11/29/2011

    There are new notification and registration procedures beginning January 2012 for the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College course offerings.

  • Evaluation Cites Effectiveness of Judicial College Education - 9/6/2011

    Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College courses are effective at contributing to changes in knowledge, attitudes and skills, a new study has found.

  • GAL Pre-Service Course Dates Start Aug. 24 - 8/1/2011

    The Ohio Judicial College has announced the upcoming availability of a course that is required for those wishing to serve as guardians ad litem in their local courts.

  • New Technology Improves Judicial College Webinars - 7/25/2011

    The Ohio Judicial College will use a new Web-based platform for the first time on Sept. 2 to offer a distance learning program for continuing legal education credit. Ohio Judges and magistrates will be able to participate in the “Abuse, Neglect and Dependency Update” at one of 16 county sites throughout the state.

  • Judicial College Hosts Magistrate Courses at Annual Event - 7/20/2011

    The Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College will deliver its annual three days of instruction for magistrates from across the state this week.

  • NCSC Webinar Helps Court Personnel Navigate Certification Opportunities - 6/14/2011

    The National Center for State Courts (NCSC) has developed three major certification opportunities to meet the continuing education needs of Ohio court personnel who are not judges and is offering a free webinar next week for people interested in learning how to pursue certification.

  • Applications Open for 2012 Court Management Training Program - 6/10/2011

    Ohio court personnel interested in obtaining the Certified Court Manager credential have until July 8 to submit an application to be considered for the three-year program beginning in the spring of 2012, according to the Supreme Court of Ohio.

  • New Judges Attend Judicial College Orientation - 4/15/2011

    About 40 new Ohio judges attended the second week-long orientation session offered by the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College.

  • New Online Science Courses for Judges and Magistrates Now Available - 4/14/2011

    The Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College new online education site, Judicial eCademy, is now accepting registration for six new national courses for judges and magistrates to study science and technology issues that arise in court proceedings.

  • Supreme Court Launches New Online Judicial Education Site - 4/12/2011

    For the first time, anyone interested in education and training from the Supreme of Ohio Judicial College can browse courses, access material, register and take selected courses entirely online, all without leaving home or office.

  • New Magistrates to Attend Judicial College Orientation - 3/22/2011

    A three-day orientation session this week will prepare Ohio’s newest magistrates to navigate the transition from bar to bench.

  • Appellate Judges Meet for Annual Winter Session - 2/24/2011

    Appellate judges from the 12 district courts of appeals across Ohio attended a specially designed judicial ethics course today as part of the Ohio Courts of Appeals Judges Association annual winter meeting.

  • Judicial College Releases 2011 Course Calendar - 12/17/2010

    With 2011 about two weeks away, the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College announced a full schedule of courses for next year to help the state’s judicial system partners meet their educational requirements.

  • New Judges to Attend Judicial College Orientation - 12/10/2010

    A week-long orientation session next week will prepare Ohio’s newest judges for the rigors of serving on the bench. Forty new judges from across the state are scheduled to attend, including sitting judges elected to a new bench.

  • Judicial College Offers Judicial Ethics/New Media Course - 11/23/2010

    A Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College video teleconference on Dec. 17 will help judges navigate the world of new media while complying with rules that regulate the judicial and extrajudicial activities of judges. The seminar also will include a judicial ethics update.

  • Judicial College Offers Course on Foreclosures Impacting Tenants - 10/8/2010

    A 2009 law that protects tenants when a property owner falls into foreclosure will be the focus of a Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College course on Oct. 29.

  • Magistrates to Meet at Annual Fall Conference - 9/29/2010

    This week’s annual fall conference of the Ohio Association of Magistrates (OAM) will include continuing legal education sessions, legal issue lectures, and an examination of judicial intervention and public perception of justice using a collection of video clips.

  • Judicial College Offers Course for Juvenile Detention Officers - 8/26/2010

    Juvenile detention officers will learn about the dynamics of bullying, how to de-escalate conflicts, and trauma focused services at a Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College course later this month.

Below are upcoming educational sessions offered by the Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College, including in-person courses and online courses. Credentialed users can log in to the Judicial eCademy to register.

  • April 2014

    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Assessment & Case Planning (013) - Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - Columbus
    • AFCC Ohio Chapter Launch Event - Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - Columbus
  • May 2014

    • New Judges Orientation Part II - Monday, April 28, 2014 - Dublin
    • New Judges Orientation, Part II - FACULTY - Monday, April 28, 2014 - Dublin
    • 2014 OAM Spring Conference - Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - Painesville
    • 2014 OAM Spring Conference - FACULTY ONLY - Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - Painesville
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Report Writing - Tuesday, May 06, 2014 - Cleveland/ Strongsville
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Offender Skill Building (017) - Tuesday, May 06, 2014 - Fairborn/ Dayton
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Report Writing - Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - Cleveland/ Strongsville
    • Guardian ad Litem Pre-Service Course - Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Columbus
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Professional Communication-Oral & Written (014) - Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Perrysburg/ Toledo
    • Firearms Qualification Course - Monday, May 12, 2014 - London
    • Judgment Day and the Civil Rules - Friday, May 16, 2014 - Columbus
    • Ohio Association for Court Administration (OACA) Spring Conference - Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Columbus
    • Basic Defensive Tactics for Probation Officers - Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - London
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Offender Skill Building (017) - Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - Akron
    • Advanced Defensive Tactics for Probation Officers - Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - London
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Professional Communication-Oral & Written (014) - Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - Columbus
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Understanding Child Development: Tools for the GAL - Thursday, May 29, 2014 - Cincinnati/ Blue Ash
    • ADR: Domestic Abuse Issues: Training for Mediators - DAYTON - Thursday, May 29, 2014 - Dayton
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Understanding Child Development: Tools for the GAL - Friday, May 30, 2014 - Cincinnati/ Blue Ash
  • June 2014

    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Offender Behavior Management (018) - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - Fairborn/ Dayton
    • Technology and the Courts - Friday, June 06, 2014 - Columbus
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Psychiatric Disorders in Children - Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Columbus
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Cognitive Behavioral Interventions (015) - Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Perrysburg/ Toledo
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Psychiatric Disorders in Children - Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - Columbus
    • ADR: Advanced Mediation Training: Working with Juvenile Offenders - Thursday, June 12, 2014 - Columbus
    • Judicial Candidates - Thursday, June 12, 2014 - Columbus
    • Judgment Day and the Civil Rules - Friday, June 13, 2014 - Strongsville/ Cleveland
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Offender Behavior Management (018) - Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - Akron
    • Guardian ad Litem Pre-Service Course - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - Toledo/ Perrysburg
    • Probation Officer Training Program: Intro to Cognitive Behavioral Interventions (015) - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - Columbus
  • July 2014

    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Divorce: The Impact on Children- What a GAL Needs to Know - Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - Athens
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Divorce: The Impact on Children- What a GAL Needs to Know - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - Athens
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Report Writing - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Youngstown/ Boardman
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Report Writing - Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - Youngstown/ Boardman
  • August 2014

    • Guardian ad Litem Pre-Service Course - Wednesday, August 06, 2014 - Columbus
    • Judicial Candidates - Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Columbus
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Substance Use & The GAL's Role - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - Columbus
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Substance Use & The GAL's Role - Thursday, August 21, 2014 - Columbus
  • September 2014

    • Guardian ad Litem Pre-Service Course - Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - Cleveland/ Strongsville
    • Ohio GAL Education Program: Understanding Child Protective Services - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Dayton/ Fairborn
    • Ohio GAL Education Program: Understanding Child Protective Services - Thursday, September 18, 2014 - Dayton/ Fairborn
  • October 2014

    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Understanding Child Development: Tools for the GAL - Tuesday, October 07, 2014 - Toledo/ Perrysburg
    • Ohio Guardian ad Litem Education Program: Understanding Child Development: Tools for the GAL - Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - Toledo/ Perrysburg
    • Basic Defensive Tactics for Probation Officers - Thursday, October 16, 2014 - London
    • Advanced Defensive Tactics for Probation Officers - Friday, October 17, 2014 - London