A five-day, face-to-face course designed for EU judges and prosecutors and prosecutors dealing with family law cases, preferably of cross-border nature.
It aims at developing both legal and linguistics skills of the participants by combining legal information and language exercises in a practical and dynamic way.
Participants are divided in four small groups, three to be developed in English and one in French language.
Each group is trained for the entire week by a team composed of a linguist expert and a legal expert acting simultaneously.
The course combines theoretical and practical sessions of the four basic language skills: reading, writing, speaking, listening, within legal terminology.
Judges and prosecutors from all EU Members States dealing with family law cases and having the B2 language level as per Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
English and French
All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.
Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.
Terms and conditions of participation
Frequently Asked Questions
Number of participants:
52 (8 of them from the hosting institution)
Deadline for application:
08 April 2019