What is CPD In Session?

Proudly brought to you by The Victorian Bar Inc., CPD In Session offers recorded CPD seminars in video or audio format across a wide range of topics to help meet your legal professional development needs.

How many points can I claim with CPD In Session?

Each state and territory has its own CPD rules and regulations. CPD in session recommends that website users should consult the CPD or CLE rules that apply in their relevant jurisdiction.

VIC      Law Institute of Victoria


One hour of video or audio content is equal to 1 CPD unit/point. Up to 5 points per CPD year can be claimed for video or audio content. PDF paper / Powerpoint presentation downloads do not earn CPD points unless they are accompanied by video or audio material.

TAS     The Law Society of Tasmania


NSW   The Law Society of NSW


ACT     ACT Law Society


QLD    QLD Law Society


NT       Law Society NT


SA       The Law Society of South Australia


WA      Legal Practice Board of Western Australia


How many points do I need, and in which categories?

Each state and territory has its own CPD rules and regulations. CPD In Session recommends that website users should consult the CPD or CLE rules that apply in their relevant jurisdiction.

The Legal Profession Uniform Law (adopted in Victoria & NSW) requires that a practitioner must, unless exempted in whole or in part, complete at least ten (10) CPD units/points in each CPD year.

The CPD rule requires that solicitors who are required to undertake CPD, must complete as part of their CPD obligations at least one (1) CPD unit/point in each of the following categories:

  • Substantive Law
  • Ethics & Professional Responsibility
  • Practice Management & Business skills
  • Professional skills

Are the views and opinions shared in the recordings those of The Victorian Bar?

The content, opinions, statements and conclusions of the CPD seminar recordings and Q&A sessions are those of the individual presenter or presenters, not The Victorian Bar Inc.

The Victorian Bar Inc. relies upon its presenters and contributors to provide current and accurate information. The information and content of www.cpdinsession.com.au is provided for the purposes of legal continuing professional development and does not constitute legal advice. CPD in session recommends users seek the advice of a qualified lawyer with expertise in their relevant field.

What is your refund policy?

Refunds are not eligible for any CPD products.

What is your subscription renewals/cancellation policy?

A subscription renewal email shall be sent prior to the expiry of your annual subscription.

Should you wish to cancel your subscription to CPD In Session, please notify us in writing: info@cpdinsession.com.au

What do you do with my personal information? What is your privacy policy?

The Victorian Bar Inc. (we or us) recognises the importance of an individual’s privacy. This Privacy Policy sets out the principles that we will observe in relation to the collection, management and use of personal information. Please read this policy carefully and contact us should you have any queries.

CPD In Session is owned and operated by The Victorian Bar Inc. Address and contact details for CPD In Session are:  The Victorian Bar Inc. Owen Dixon Chambers East, Level 5, 205 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000. Ph: +61 3 9225 7111 Fax: +61 3 9225 6068 E: info@cpdinsession.com.au

What are the terms and conditions?

Use of the website www.cpdinsession.com.au constitutes consent to the Terms and Conditions, Privacy and Copyright policies.

What does CPD in Session offer and how much does it cost?

Single purchase                                    Prices from $77 incl. GST                      

Bundled purchase                     Buy in a bundle & save!                                   

Choose any 3 seminars for $199 incl GST                                              

Annual individual subscription    $295 (incl GST) Subscribe to CPD in session & save!

What are the dates of the CPD year?

The CPD year runs from 1 April – 31 March.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept secure payment online via Credit Card – Visa or MasterCard.