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 December 3, 2020  10am-12pm
(Meeting date changed from October 22)

ZOOM Webinar

Remote Attendance Option

Zoom link and telephonic attendance information will be posted shortly

Future Meetings


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.


Date/Time Friday, October 2, 2020  10:00 a.m

Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 988 2953 0322
Passcode: 479973

Call-in Information 

To join the meeting telephonically (audio only):

(253) 215-8782

Meeting ID: 988 2953 0322

Passcode: 479973

 Future Meetings: 
 Committee Staff:
Renu Sapra 602-452-3015
 Committee Assistant: Jenifer Grubbe 602-452-3006


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. 



Date/Time June 4, 2020 - 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Judicial Education Center

3003 N. Central Ave, Suite 500, Phoenix, AZ 85012   


Conference Call-in/WebEx

(602) 452-3533 (AOC_External)
(520) 388-4331 (Tucson_External)
Access Code:
998 041 650

Future Meetings: November 13, 2020 9:30-11:30am
Committee Staff Matthew Estes, (602) 452-3034
Committee Assistant Sarah Kennedy, (602) 452-3027


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 August 21, 2020 

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Zoom Webinar 
Future Meetings  11/13/2020 1:00-3:00pm
Committee Staff Gabe Goltz  (602) 452-3033
Committee Assistant Jenifer Grubbe (602) 452-3006 


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.


Time: 10am-12pm

October 20, 2020: virtual meeting - contact Michelle via email for details

 Location: Judicial Education Center (JEC)
3003 N. Central Ave. Suite 500
Phoenix AZ 85012

Conference Call Information:

Phoenix: (602) 452-3533
Tucson: (520) 388-4331

Meeting ID Numbers:

October: Platform changed to Zoom

Parking: Validation Available for Phoenix Corporate Tower  Garage (just east of building on E. Catalina Dr.)
Committee Staff: Holly Burdine (602) 452-3025
Committee Assistant: Michelle Wessels (602) 452-3010

  COPE Report
  Policy Agenda Items

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as auxiliary aids or materials in alternative formats, by contacting Michelle Wessels at [email protected] 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.




October 14, 2020 10:00am-12:00pm                                                                 

Location ZOOM - This meeting will be held virtually

Conference Call Information

 Contact Michelle Wessels or Deneen Bertucci for Zoom information

Parking Phoenix Corporate Tower Parking Garage
please park in the 3003 N. Central Avenue garage and bring your ticket in so it can be validated*

Committee Staff Deneen Bertucci (602) 452-3005
Committee Assistant Michelle Wessels (602) 452-3010

 Meeting Materials:

 Meeting Minutes
 Detention Training Standards