Distance Learning

The Court Improvement offers distance learning classes via webcast. Click the links below to watch the webcast and take the corresponding CLE quiz to obtain CLE credit.

CLE credits will only be given once for each training, regardless of calendar year. 

Please Note:  The Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education limits the number of hours an attorney may earn from on-line trainings to eight (8) hours per year.  Also, an attorney may take each course only one time for CLE credit.


The trainings are best viewed on a PC/Laptop using Internet Explorer 11. You may be prompted to download or update the SilverLight software.  The videos in the training will not work if you choose to use Google Chrome, and you may experience playback issues if using FireFox.    You may view the trainings on a mobile device by downloading the Silverlight App.  Additional information on troubleshooting can be found here: Troubleshooting Assistance.


An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing for the Guardian ad Litem  (2.33 hours  - 1.33 general and 1.0 dual CLE credit)


Adverse Childhood Experiences (1.25 hours of general CLE credit)


Addressing the Developmental and Health Needs of Children in Foster Care (3.82 hours of general CLE Credit)
 **Required Course for attorneys who want to become a Guardian ad Litem.


Maintaining Wellness While Working in Trauma (2.75 dual hours CLE credit)

Ethical Considerations of the Tennessee Rules of Juvenile Practice and Procedure (2.90 dual hours CLE credit)
Training Added March 2019


Foster Care Review Board Training