Arizona Judicial Branch


The Education Services Division is comprised of several different committees and units, each with a different function and role in their service to the court community. Click the banner or text link for the division to go to that committee's home page.

The Committee on Judicial Education and Training (COJET) assists the Arizona Supreme Court in developing educational policies and standards for the court system, and is responsible for monitoring the quality of educational programs, recommending changes in policies and standards, and approving guidelines for accrediting training programs.



Date/Time September 8th, 2016  10 a.m. - 12 noon. 
Location Judicial Education Center, 541 E. Van Buren, Suite B4
Conference Call-in/WebEx

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Future Meetings  Meetings are generally scheduled from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., unless otherwise announced. Specific meeting times and locations will be announced well in advance. For more information about the Committee on Judicial Education and Training (COJET) please contact the Education Services Division.
Meeting Agenda

Committee Staff
Committee Assistant
Jeff Schrade (602) 452-3000
Jenifer Grubbe (602) 452-3006

The Judicial Staff Education Committee's (JSEC) work includes development of suggested curricula and training resources for 17 major job categories of court personnel.  JSEC partners with a network of over 100 statewide training coordinators to ensure quality continuing education through regional programs, statewide webcasts, synchronous instructor lead online training, faculty training, application of accreditation standards and annual compliance reporting.

This page contains the information for the upcoming JSEC meeting, meeting minutes from past JSEC meetings and the current membership list. If you wish to attend the meeting or modify your attendance status press the Attend button. All meetings are held at the Judicial Education Center (JEC) and are generally scheduled from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. unless otherwise announced.  Thank you.


Date of Meeting Friday, July 8, 2016
Time of Meeting 10:00 AM to 1:00PM

Judicial Education Center, 541 E. Van Buren St., Suite B4, Copper Room

Call-in Information 602) 452-3288, access code 9232


  Minutes - March 2016
  2016 Member List
  2016 Staff Education and Training Needs Matrix 

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  • The Court Leadership Institute of Arizona (CLIA) is dedicated to providing quality education programs for Arizona court leaders and emerging leadership. CLIA establishes resources for succession planning by developing curriculum and programs for Arizona judicial branch employees from introduction to supervision through executive leadership.   Training sponsored by CLIA serves all state court jurisdictions and probation departments.

    CLIA Meetings

    This page contains the information for the upcoming CLIA meeting, meeting minutes from past CLIA meetings and the current membership list. If you wish to attend the meeting or modify your attendance status, use the form below to register.

     2017 Membership Roster


    Date/Time Thursday, June 30, 2016, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Location Judicial Education Center, 541 E. Van Buren St., Suite B-4, Copper Room
    Conference Call-in/WebEx  602-452-3288, code 7107
    Committee Staff Tony Cornay, (602) 452-3014
    Committee Assistant Harriet Ramsbacher (602) 452-3027


     Handout Master


    The Judicial College of Arizona  (JCA) is responsible for the development, implementation, and administrative oversight of the training of Arizona’s judicial officers, as well additional educational programs which support Arizona’s judicial branch.  The JCA is governed by a Board and is staffed by the Education Services Division of the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC). The Board is led by a dean and an associate dean, and is composed of judges from all varieties of state courts, as well as members representing the educational community and public.

    JCA Board Meetings

    The JCA Board holds quarterly public meetings to review evaluations of the past programs, assess the status of programs in development, and implement planning for future programs. The Board also discusses current trends in judicial training, explores opportunities for partnerships with external partners, and analyzes the training implications for changes in judicial branch policies and direction. 


    Date/Time Friday, August 19, 2016 1:00 - 3:00 PM
    Location Arizona State Courts Building, Conference Room 230
    Conference Call-in/WebEx (602) 452-3288 / 520-388-4330 x0731
    Future Meetings 
    Committee Staff Gabe Goltz  (602) 452-3033
    Committee Assistant Lizette Campbell  (602) 452-3018

     August 19 Agenda Packet

    The Committee on Probation Education (COPE)  is responsible for assisting the Arizona Supreme Court in the development, adoption and oversight of curriculum and faculty for probation officers and juvenile detention officers to enhance competency and continuity of knowledge and practice.  COPE membership includes leadership from adult and juvenile departments, law enforcement, judges, public members and AOC directors.



    Judicial Education Center
    541 E, Van Buren Ste. B4
    Phoenix, AZ
    (602) 452-3060

    Conference Call-in/WebEx

    Phone Number: (602) 452-3288 or (520) 388-4330

    Meeting ID:
        September - 7479#

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    Meeting Time  

    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Meeting Dates

    September 8, 2016 - Click here to RSVP

    Committee Staff Chad Kewish (602) 452-3025
    Committee Assistant Michelle Wessels (602) 452-3010

     Minutes for Approval
     Exploring Personality Disorders
     Forensic Search
     Effective Use of Polygraph
     Juvenile Justice 101 Detention CBT:

    Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as auxiliary aids or materials in alternative formats, by contacting Michelle Wessels at or (602) 452-3010.  A person requesting an accommodation should make the request as early as possible to allow time to arrange the requested accommodation.




    Location Judicial Education Center
    541 E. Van Buren, Suite B4
    Phoenix, AZ 85004
    602 - 452 - 3060
    Conference Call-in/WebEx 602-452-3288   Meeting ID: 0852#
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    Future Meetings  January 19, 2016
    Committee Staff Amy Champeau (602) 452-3034
    Committee Staff Diane Bouconi (602) 452-3017

    Click HERE to register for this meeting.
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