Support witnesses


Support witnesses before, during, and after a court hearing to ensure their sense of security, that they are prepared mentally for the trial, and to aid them in the preparation of their stories or for the lawyers’ line of questioning.

Alternative labels

provide witness support
help witnesses
ensure witness support
aid witnesses
prepare witnesses
mentor witnesses

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Support witnesses is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Support witnesses is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Court jury coordinator: Court jury coordinators aid lawyers in the preparation of the trial by researching jury members. They aid in the development of trial strategies, analyse the jury’s behaviour during a trial, and advise lawyers on proceedings. They also assist in preparing witnesses and constructing arguments.
Justice of the peace: Justices of the peace deal with small claims and disputes, and minor offences. They ensure the keeping of the peace within their jurisdiction, and provide mediation between disputing parties.




  1. Support witnesses – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022