NLG LO Training

UPDATE 7/1/2020: This LO training ended on June 30th, 2020 and is no longer available. If you took the training and still need to apply for certification, please use the form below. We will continue to send updates about future trainings. If you are hoping to be trained as soon as possible, please contact your nearest chapter and find out more about trainings being organized soon:

IMPORTANT: If you live in certain places with staffed chapters, such as New York City and Massachusetts, this training will not certify you as a legal observer in those locations. Before taking this training, please contact your chapter and inquire if they will accept this national training instead of their local training.

To receive a certificate that you are trained as an NLG Legal Observer (LO), fill out this form:

(click here if you cannot see the form)

You will receive an email with your certificate within 48 hours of submission. Note that your local chapter may have additional training requirements before you can be a Legal Observer in that chapter. Contact your local chapter with any questions on full certification. Please reach out to if you have any questions regarding this page.