Chief Department of Education, Science and Labour of the All-Ukrainian Supreme Legal Council is aimed to organize and carry language courses for lawyers, international legal professional tests and provides information on education and employment in Ukraine and abroad.
Activity of the Department is coordinated by the Constitution and laws of Ukraine, acts and orders of the President of Ukraine and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine in the field of Education, Science, Labour and by the relevant Section of the Regulation and by orders of the Head of the All-Ukrainian Supreme Legal Council.
The main tasks of the Department are as follows:
assessment of lawyers on the level of foreign language, followed by the issuance of certificate;
conduction of English/German language courses for lawyers;
preparation to the language tests;
organization of language examinations;
preparation and conduction of international tests for lawyers;
advising on obtaining or continuing legal studying in Ukraine and abroad;
advising on issues of future employment for lawyers in Ukraine and abroad;
provision of equal rights for citizens and foreigners to obtain legal education in Ukraine;
coordination of entrance to university to legal specialty;
coordination of employment of foreigners with legal education in Ukraine;
development of educational materials, methods and plans;
monitoring of legislation in the field of education, science and labor.
Examination and Education Center acts under the Department and provides training courses and language tests and legal tests, organizes practical training in English/German for lawyers with following examination and issuance of certificates which confirms good qualifications and knowledge.
The Department organizes and conducts seminars, legal conferences and symposia in the field of jurisprudence for improving lawyers’ qualification.