Inquests – Coroners Court’

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Being called as a witness for an Inquest in the Coroners Court can be a daunting experience. 

This course will equip healthcare and other professionals with the tools for preparation and the necessary skills to give competent written and oral evidence. This course will provide an understanding of the Inquest investigation and Coroner Court process. It provides practical experience of gathering and preparing written evidence and giving oral evidence in a safe and supportive environment. 

Learning objectives include:

  • When and why an Inquest may be held
  • Assisting the coroner
  • Preparing for the inquest; Statements, reports and documents
  • Giving evidence
  • The outcome; Reports and recommendations
  • Accountability

This is an interactive course using real cases and practical examples.