Transforming Legal Business with Legal Tech Innovations

LT101: Introduction to New Technologies for Legal Profession (TGS-2020504514)

Course Overview

The launch of the Legal Technology Vision in Singapore in 2017 and the Legal Industry Technology & Innovation Roadmap (TIR) in 2020 demonstrates the pressing need for transformation in the legal industry. It is agreed that technology is a catalyst for legal delivery transformation and a foundational element for new delivery models; however, the application of technology in the legal sector requires forethought and knowledge to understand how technology is evolving customer needs.

This course aims to equip participants with a fundamental knowledge and practical view of the most up-to-date technologies that are driving changes in the legal world. These technologies include Cyber Security, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Data Analytics and Cloud Computing. After the workshop, participants can be prepared to meld tech with human resources to optimize performance and derive profit from performance and customer satisfaction. 

                       

Course Duration

2 days

Course Mode

Synchronous e-learning

Course Intake

TBC

     
     

Course Details

  • Data Privacy & Cyber Security  
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Blockchain and Smart Contract Applications
  • The Future of Legal Business
  • Legal Tech Startups in Singapore

Note: NTC reserves the right to reserves the right to make changes to the above programme schedule according to the circumstances at any particular time.

     

Course Highlights

  • Understand what legal tech is and how it can affect their practice and services
  • Know how to position themselves in the digital era and make the right strategic decisions to adapt to changes in the market
  • Get prepared to embrace legal tech and apply it to deliver better, more efficient and more comprehensive services
  • Connect with local legal tech startups and suppliers
  • Build your leadership credibility by obtaining a digital Certificate of Completion from Nanyang Technopreneurship Center @NTU. This can be easily verified by employers directly through the https://opencerts.io\ to be viewed using Google Chrome or Firefox browser.

     

Admission Info

Who Should Attend?

  • Directors of legal offices and in-house lawyers who need to understand the new legal tech environment to generate more efficient processes and value for their companies
  • Lawyers and legal professionals who want to be at the forefront of providing services to their customers
  • Innovation or technology directors who are interested in learning about the impact of technology on the legal sector
  • Lawyers and other legal professions (e.g. attorneys and notaries) in practice who want to optimize their strategy and positioning and improve their business processes
  • Marketing and management professionals who want to know the specificities of the legal sector
  • Legal consultants working in law firms or legal departments in companies

Full Course Fees

S$1,988 (w/o GST)

Fees and Funding

1. SkillsFuture Series

Funding TypeSubsidyCriteria 
Base Grant70%
(Capped at ​$13,000)
Singaporean / Singaporean PR Age 21 & Above Course Fee: $1988 - $1391.60
GST: $41.75
Full Fee Payable: $638.15
Mid-Career
Enhanced Subsidy
(MCES)
90%
(Capped at $13,000)
Singaporean Age 40 & Above Course Fee: $1988 - $1789.20
GST: $41.75
Full Fee Payable: $240.55
Enhanced Training Support
For SMEs (ETSS)
90%
(Capped at $13,000)
Singaporean / Singaporean PR who is SME Sponsored  Course Fee: $1988 - $1789.20
GST: $41.75
Full Fee Payable: $240.55

 

2. SkillsFuture Credit

Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits (up to S$500) to pay for the course fees. The credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding. This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. Applications via MySkillsFuture.sg must be made within 60 days before course commencement. Please click here for the user guide on how to submit your claim.

From 1 April 2020, a one-off SkillsFuture Credit top-up of $500 will be provided to every Singapore Citizens aged 25 years and above as at 31 December 2020. This top-up will expire on 31 December 2025. Eligible Singaporeans can now start using their one-off credit top-up to offset the full fee payable.

3. Absentee Payroll

Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the Enterprise Portal for Jobs & Skills. For more information, please visit the Digital Service at EPJS

4. NTU Alumni Course Credit

From 1 July 2019, NTU alumni may utilise their course credits of S$1,600.00 to co-pay up to 50% of the nett fee (exclusive of prevailing GST) payable for courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. There will be no administrative fee involved for the use of NTU Alumni Course Credits on courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. Find out more about NTU alumni course credit here.  

 

 

An online assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.

Online assessments and evaluations will be conducted at the end of the course. Participants taking the SkillsFuture grant must comply with the following requirements to be awarded with the grant:

Achieving minimum attendance (75% of the total module hours)
Completion and pass the programme assessments

Participants who have fulfilled the requirements will receive the programme certificate upon completion.

Registration

TBC

     

For enquiries, contact us at

Mr Ambrose Chia     ambrose.chia@ntu.edu.sg| 6513 8116
Ms Vikki Zhu              vikkizhu@ntu.edu.sg | 6513 7657

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