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Regulation 13: Training principal
A training principal must:
hold a current practising certificate or be a practising barrister;
be competent to meet the requirements of these regulations;
ensure that the training provided meets the requirements of regulation 12;
ensure that any person involved in the training and supervision of a trainee has adequate legal knowledge and experience in the practice area they are supervising and the skills to provide effective supervision.