Date: February 25, 2020, 8:00 am to February 27, 2020, 12:30 pm (2.5 days)
Location: Sparks Justice Court (see "Venue Information" for address)
Course Description: This course will provide participants with the opportunity to discover and
become familiar with known and proven elements of caseflow management (the
protocols and actions a court provides for case processing) and workflow
management (the elements and resources provided by a court in support of
caseflow management activities). Participants will discuss, become familiar
with, and access best practices, and will analyze the effectiveness of their
court's caseflow management system and practices. Influences and impacts on
caseflow success will be illustrated and interpreted, to include impacts of
practices and processes (backlogs, case and docket or calendar assignment,
special case handling, and performance measurement).
As a result of attending this course, participants will
be able to:
connections between effective caseflow and workflow management with the cost of
- Identify key
strategies to manage and measure caseflow as they relate to case types and
- Discuss protocols
for monitoring performance and methods to identify emerging issues and
potential resources needed to address them.
variations in caseload type and complexity and assess implications for caseflow
and workflow processes.
situations where backlogs or other inefficiencies exist and recommendations for
challenges that influence the ability to change caseflow management processes.
- Develop an action
plan to address relationships that enable the court to accomplish effective
The course will draw upon recent caseflow initiatives to
include civil and criminal justice reform. Participants will also begin an
action plan where challenges and strategies for caseflow success will be
evaluated. Among the topics will be: court culture, dealing with change,
relationships with justice system partners, and caseflow and workflow
performance measurement and management. Meets the requirement for CMP Level 1.
Who Should Attend: The course is open to judges, court administrators, supervisors and other court leaders seeking certification in recognized judicial and court operating standards.
Scheduled Faculty: Anita Whitehead, Court Administrator, Sparks Justice Court and Bobbie Williams, Court Administrator, Douglas County Courts
Registration Fee: $395 (see "Payment Information" for options)
Register: Registration opens October 31, 2019
For more information, please contact Evie Lancaster.