Our Legal Secretaries Diploma course is widely recognised by law firms and legal recruiters. It will provide you with the legal knowledge and practical skills you need to be a competent Legal Secretary. Once gaining our qualification, you will be awarded a Legal Secretaries Diploma certificate from a trusted professional body.
There are two study method options to choose from. You can study from home by distance learning or through our live online classes. Whether you are a beginner and want to become a Legal Secretary, or you are an experienced Legal Secretary who wants to gain a formal qualification, our Legal Secretary course is suitable for you. We have a wide range of Students of all ages, many nationalities and varying levels of experience.
Why study a Legal Secretary course with ILSPA?
Legal Secretaries Diploma course content
ILSPA's Legal Secretaries Diploma course is equivalent to a Level 3 qualification. You will learn about the day-to-day tasks of a Legal Secretary, legal terminology, various areas of law, the legal profession and how the court system operates. You will also acquire legal document production skills, learn how to complete legal forms and be able to type professional correspondence.
Read the full syllabus here: LEGAL SECRETARIES DIPLOMA SYLLABUS
Distance Learning - Online
ILSPA's Legal Secretaries Diploma course can be studied online via distance learning. You can start at any time of year and have the flexibility of studying at your own pace. The more time you dedicate to the course, the sooner you can complete it. On average, Students complete the course within six months, but some Students have been known to complete it within a month! Students are given a one-year deadline and are free to choose their own study hours.
Once enrolled, you will be able to access the course material, achievement tests, practical assessments and Student resources online through our website. You can then work through each unit in your own time. There are no examinations for the Legal Secretaries Diploma course. You are assessed through the online achievement tests and practical assessments which accompany each unit. Full instructions and examples are provided within the course material to enable you to complete the coursework.
During your studies, you have access to help and support. We will provide you with your Course Assessor's contact details when you enrol. Your Course Assessor will be able to assist you with any queries that you have in respect of your coursework via email or telephone.
Live Classes - Online
You can attend ILSPA's Legal Secretaries Diploma course through live online classes. These take place one evening a week for 14 weeks via Zoom. Before the class starts, you will be sent a link by email so that you can access the online platform.
Through attending our live online classes, you will be taught about law and legal procedures, have the opportunity to interact with your tutor and learn with a group of Students. Your tutor will provide you with support and encouragement throughout your studies. Students regularly provide feedback on how much they have enjoyed the classes and have found our tutors to be friendly and helpful.
Alongside attending classes, you will need to set aside time to study and complete coursework each week. All the course material and Student resources are available online through our website. There are no examinations for the course. You are assessed through coursework which consists of multiple-choice achievement tests and practical assessments.
As well as receiving support from your tutor, you will be able to contact your Course Assessor for any help you need with your coursework via email or telephone. We will send you their contact details when you enrol.
There are no entry requirements for the course, however, we recommend that you have a good typing speed, computer literacy, an understanding of Microsoft Word, and a good standard of spoken and written English. If you don't have these skills, we advise that you acquire them whilst you are studying with us.
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