News Careers Law firms SRA defends work-based training pilot By The Lawyer 20 September 2009 00:00 13 December 2015 18:19 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer lawyernot2b 21 September 2009 at 11:14 Why doesn’t the SRA just concede defeat on this. It has been trying to overhaul training for solicitors for as long as I can remember. If this pilot results in any changes being introduced I will eat my hat. Reply Link Anonymous 22 September 2009 at 13:12 There is no substitute for work based learning, unless you’re a barrister Reply Link IHateBPP 23 September 2009 at 08:51 “address their concerns about being forced to hire trainees as permanent employees.” If these firms are as intelligent as they claim, they’ll find ways to swindle their trainees out of their legal rights. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.