Loquitur – Witness Training
Australia’s premier expert witness training and evidence support organisation. Deliver evidence confidently.
Loquitur offers specialist courses to witnesses to help prepare them for the difficulties and stresses of giving evidence. Courses include:
- Witness familiarisation: for expert and factual witnesses who are to be cross examined as part of upcoming proceedings.
- Expert Witness Training: ongoing training for expert witnesses across all aspects of the evidential process.
- Witness Skills: ongoing training for public servants, health services staff, police, fire, ambulance, and other government departments in the giving, collection and preparing of evidence.
Training courses are available throughout Australia and internationally to assist in the provision of evidence by experts, professional witnesses and lay (factual) witnesses in all legal forums, including at court, arbitrations, inquiries and investigations.
Trusted by law firms, witnesses and experts
throughout Australia and globally
In this video, Steven Hogg, one of our barrister-trainers, undertakes a short mock cross examination of Rod Makin during a recent CPD training session to Query Law. This video gives a brief example of what potential witnesses can expect in the practical training sessions.
What our clients say about us
"A must as part of any trial prep"
JH – Partner, NSW
“All was clear and very useful. Thanks for such a useful meeting.”
NM, Lay Witness, Poland
“I liked [the] rather informal approach, we were distressed by upcoming hearings and presenter was able to calm me down”
AM, Lay Witness
“Fabulous – Really Valuable.”
MJ, Expert Witness and Company Director, QLD
“Fantastic service. We really appreciated the short turn-around time which was most impressive”
NS, Senior Associate, Sydney
"Innovative and practical"
PB – Practice Principal, NSW
“Everyone seemed to appreciate it. The role play was fun.”
AW, Expert Witness (Psychologist), Victoria
“probably the most enthused and animated I’ve seen this particular bunch for some time!”
Chief Commercial Officer, Expert Witness Agency
"Our client was successful in its defence and the witness went much better than if he had not received the witness training."
MK, Lawyer, NSW
“The training afforded good insight into the Psycho/legal nexus.”
“very professional and showcased great expertise in the expert witness space and we all gained great insight into the expert/ cross-examination process.”
Forensic Accountant, Sydney
“Overall it was extremely informative and the presenter was very knowledgeable and conveyed the information in a very easy to comprehend manner.”
Public Servant, Sydney
“It was very helpful to have this presented by a solicitor to understand the requirements of a witness (clinical or expert) and for reports, as well as their role in the process."
Health Professional, Melbourne
“The knowledge of the presenter was apparent in his delivery of the content. He was clear in his explanations and engaging throughout."
Management Executive, NSW
“No particular single highlight - overall it was extremely informative and the presenter was very knowledgeable and conveyed the information in a very easy to comprehend manner.”
Professional witness, Queensland
“The mock trial example illustrated well what the speaker was saying and it was interesting.”
“Clear explanations and clear slides that are easy to refer back to, covering all aspects of the expert witness process”
Expert Witness, New Zealand