Core Curriculum

  • FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT Fees and Fines

  • Government Collections – SB 1863

  • JUVENILES AND MINORS
    Alcohol and Tobacco Offenses

  • Hearings/Trials Warnings/Statements

  • CIVIL PROCEDURE
    Government Code and Rules of Civil Procedure relevant to Justice Courts Post Judgment Remedies

  • MAGISTRATE DUTIES Consular Issues

  • Setting bail/taking bonds/bond conditions Bond Forfeitures
    Emergency Mental Health Commitments Peace Bonds

  • Emergency Protective Orders (family violence) Issuance of Warrants
    Administrative Hearings

  • ETHICS

  • INQUESTS

  • HEALTH & SAFETY CODE STATUTES RELEVANT TO JUSTICE COURTS VITAL STATISTICS - Birth and Death Records and Electronic Recording LANDLORD-TENANT RELATIONSHIPS

  • JUSTICE CIVIL AND SMALL CLAIMS COURT

  • CIVIL PRACTICE & REMEDIES CODE

  • CONTRACTS/TORTS

  • TRAFFIC/TRANSPORTATION CODE

  • CRIMINAL PROCEDURE/CHAPTER 45 OF GOVERNMENT CODE LEGISLATIVE UPDATES - Incorporated into curriculum and additional workshops

  • CRIMINAL AND CIVIL TRIALS Jury & Bench Trials

  • Pre-Trial Motions Enforcing Judgments Contempt

  • ALL CODES RELATIVE TO SCHOOL-RELATED OFFENSES UNDER JUSTICE COURT JURISDICTION COURT RECORDS MAINTENANCE