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Statement of Attainment Course in The Role of a Justice of the Peace - ACT 10054NAT


The purpose of this course is to provide students with a range of skills and knowledge that are required to perform the functions of a Justice of the Peace in the ACT.

Qualification: Statement of Attainment - Course in The Role of a Justice of the Peace - ACT 10054NAT
Program No: SA-BC72
Campus: CIT Reid 
Duration: The course will be delivered over two days (a week apart) using face to face delivery. In between workshops, participants are required to read and revise the course material.
Cost Info: Total approx. cost for the program is $ 450.00.

Fees are charged each semester based on individual subject costs as indicated below. Service and Amenities fee does not apply to this program. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance
Indicative Cost: $450
Likely Job Outcome: Completion of this course will enable the successful participant to apply for membership of the ACT Justice of the Peace Association. Successful completion of course is a recommendation to the ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety that participants are eligible to be sworn in by the Supreme Court of the ACT as a Justice of the Peace in the ACT.
Enrolment Type: Register Your Interest

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

You must first apply to Access Canberra and have in-principle agreement to your appointment as a Justice of the Peace in the ACT from the ACT Attorney General.

Only applicants referred to CIT by Access Canberra are eligible to enrol in this program.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

  • Transition Information

    • Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

  • Subject Cancellations/Changes

    • To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at

Subject Information

Complete all 1 subject.

  • LAWJPR401A  Prepare to perform the role of a justice of the peace in the ACT
    • CIT Code: LEGL211
      Cost: $450.00
      Description: This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to complete the duties and responsibilities provided by a Justice of the Peace in the Australian Capital Territory. These duties and responsibilities may be subject to a range of legislation, rules, regulations and/or codes of practice.
      Prerequisites: Nil

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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email