Education Policy and Development Committee

The Education Policy & Development Committee oversees and seeks to develop the education programme for members.

Members

Aaron Wood

Chair

Mark Foreman

Vice-Chair

Charlotte Duly

Daniel Hardman-Smart

Sanjay Kapur

Becky Knott

Angharad Rolfe Johnson

Caitriona Desmond

Ese Akpogheneta

Tania Clark

Indicative time commitment:
One-two hours per month - includes three meetings per year

Working groups

Education Strategy

Explore future education initiatives and develop proposals, including alternative routes to the profession and career pathways. Development of CITMA accredited professional skills courses by external providers.

Angharad Rolfe Johnson

Lead

Rebecca McBride

Sian Reeve

Adjoa Anim

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month

CITMA Paralegal Course

Successfully deliver the CITMA Paralegal Course. Review the syllabus, ensuring formalities and law and practice are current, liaising with other CITMA stakeholders. Mark the final exam and release results.

Daniel Hardman-Smart

Lead

Lucy Walker

Ilse Van Haaren

Richard Goddard

Rebecca McBride

Kane Ridley

Lisa Waithe

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
Two hours per month

Competency Frameworks & Accreditation Standards

Establish and promote an Advanced Competency Framework for Chartered Trade Mark Attorneys.

Joanna Lucas Munce

Christopher Sutoto-Haywood

Angharad Rolfe Johnson

Lewis Whiting

Carrie-Louise Bradley

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month

Education Liaison

Maintain close and regular dialogue with CITMA members, IPReg and the examination agencies.

Sanjay Kapur

Jack Weaver

Rachel Platts

Jack Kenny

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month