Essential Skills

A series of intermediate level short courses that focus on a range of practical insolvency, bankruptcy, restructuring and insolvency law issues.

Each course will delve in depth into a specific topic, providing you with valuable skills and understanding to implement back in the workplace.

Who should attend?

Courses are aimed at staff with 1 to 4 years' experience, but may also appeal to more experienced practitioners who need to refresh their knowledge.


At a minimum, you should have completed the Introduction to Insolvency Program or have one year of on-the-job experience prior to attending these courses.

Course format

Each course is approximately 2 hours and includes a presentation covering the theory and at least one practical exercise to ensure understanding of the issues. 

Course topics and descriptions

The Essential Skills courses are divided into 4 study areas:


There is no formal assessment in the Essential Skills courses.


All trainers have extensive practical experience and are from an array of professional backgrounds.


Members & non-members: $199 (GST incl.)


2 CPD hours per course.


If you have any questions regarding the Essential Skills series please email


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Please see our enrolment & cancellation policy.