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Evidence, Notebooks and Statements

There is currently no evidence, notebooks and statements training scheduled. If you are interested in taking part in the course, please complete the form on this page to register your interest, and we will let you know as soon as the next date is scheduled.

Price: £250 plus VAT. Discounts available for partner organisations

The course carries a maximum value of 3.5 hours (core activity) for the Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme

This one-day course is suitable for enforcement officers and statutory duty body holders, and covers the rules of evidence, obtaining statements, official notebooks, photographs and productions, as well as how to report offenders to the Procurator Fiscal and how to present evidence in court. This session complements our Fixed Penalty Notices and Court Experience training. 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the training you will be able to:

  • Use and summarise the different types of evidence.
  • Obtain statements confidently.
  • Compile notebooks correctly.
  • Label productions appropriately.
  • Support the proper use of photographs.
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