Training, e-learning and LAOL

Arrange free training sessions on all aspects of the legal aid process. See our support and guidance on using Legal Aid Online (LAOL) to securely apply for, progress and track legal aid applications and accounts electronically.

Training - legal aid applications and accounts

You can request free training from our staff on the legal aid process, from applications through to accounts on civil, children's and criminal legal aid. We can provide training in your office for individual solicitors, trainees, paralegals and support staff. We can also provide training to groups of firms, local bar associations and other interested parties. You are also welcome to attend our offices in Edinburgh if you prefer.

Please complete this training request form to note your interest in organising a session with our staff. Your feedback on this training is also important to us.

Or request a webinar offering free LAOL training tailored to your specific needs.

Using Legal Aid Online

Using Legal Aid Online for the first time

Read useful information about accessing LAOL for the first time and how to get technical help.

E-learning and online guidance

Use the online training material to see how to carry out the most frequently performed tasks on Legal Aid Online. Click on the webinar button to find out about how you can receive more comprehensive support.

Latest updates

Read about new developments and improvements to Legal Aid Online.

LAOL: contact us and feedback

Get contact details for LAOL technical help. Provide feedback on LAOL, request callback or add firm administrator.