Trusts course 2017 to start on 6 April

8th February 2017 • News

The IFSP Foundation Certificate in Trusts Law and Management course for 2017 is set to start on 6 April 2017, with the Introductory lecture delivered by Dr Max Ganado. Most of the lectures this year will be held in the Conference Room at the MFSA building, Mriehel.


Prof Meryl Thomas will again handle the lectures on General Principles. This is the third time Prof Thomas will be lecturing for the IFSP ‘s trusts course. Prof Thomas lectures at the Truman Bodden Law School in the Cayman Islands, and is Visiting Professor at both the Universite Paris Ouest Nanterre La Defense and the Institute of Law in Jersey.


The remainder of the 25 lectures in the course will be delivered by some of Malta’s leading practitioners in the field. The course is designed to give practitioners, be they new entrants or more experienced but looking to add trust services to their offering, a solid basis in trusts. In fact, the IFSP Foundation Certificate in Trusts Law and Management is recognised by STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the leading international association in this area) at equivalent to its own Foundation Certificate.


Applications are now open; the application form and the draft timetable are both now available for download.