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Legal Secretary Diploma - Accredited

New Skills Academy
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£ 299 - (336 €) £ 78 - (88 )
IVA inc.

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  • Beginner
  • Online
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  • Campus online
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Our Legal Secretary Diploma has been given the IVCAS accreditation and is the perfect course for anyone looking to work in the Legal sector.

Our Legal Secretary Diploma follows on from our best selling Admin/PA diploma, like our best selling Admin course our Legal Secretary Diploma is packed with information in to 17 modules teaching you everything you need to succeed in this profession.

The course can be studied part time and you can become accredited in as little as 15 hours and you can study at your own pace.

The comprehensive syllabus is supported by experienced tutors who are there to help you through email.

Your qualification will be recognised and can be checked for validity on our dedicated website.

More Key features about our Legal Secretary Diploma

-Lifetime Access to your course
-The price you pay is for the whole course including final exam no hidden fees
-IVCAS certificate upon successful completion
-Tutor Support Monday – Friday

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Dove e quando

Inizio Luogo


Cosa impari in questo corso?

IT Law
Civil Litigation
Legal Secretary
Debt Recovery
Skills and Training
Administration Assistant


Module 1

General Duties and Day-to-Day Operations of a Legal Secretary


  • Managing letters and post
  • How to take messages
  • Filing and preparation of forms and documents
  • Billing, invoicing and client care
  • Plus much more...

Module 2

Legal Writing and Proofreading Skills


  • Legal writing mistakes
  • Tips and insights on correct legal writing
  • Punctuation, capitalisation, italics, numerals
  • Form paragraphs and form files
  • Plus much more...

Module 3

Client Confidentiality in Law Firms


  • What is confidentiality and why is it important?
  • Implementing confidentiality in a law office
  • How to maintain confidentiality
  • Records safety and security
  • Plus much more...

Module 4

The English Legal System


  • Introduction to the English legal system
  • Aspects of UK law
  • History of the English legal system
  • Laws governing debt recovery, bailiffs, default notices
  • Plus much more...

Module 5

Court Systems and Structures


  • Understanding court systems in the UK
  • Supreme Court, High Court, Crown Court, technology and Construction court
  • Queen's Bench, Court of Protection, County Courts, magistrates' courts
  • Plus much more...

Module 6

Legal Aid


  • Aims and objectives of legal aid
  • Eligibility for legal aid
  • Civil legal advice
  • Legal aid in criminal cases
  • Plus much more...

Module 7

Civil Litigation


  • Civil litigation initial procedures
  • Pre-action protocols, Civil Procedure Rules (CPR)
  • Out of Court settlements
  • Claim forms and Particulars of Claim
  • Plus much more...

Module 8

Land and Conveyancing Practice


  • Explanation of terms: Deed, Freehold, Leasehold
  • Registration of land
  • Submission of forms for searches
  • Title information documents
  • Plus much more...

Module 9

Wills and Probate Law Practice


  • Basic contents of a Will
  • Executors, codicils
  • Grant of Probate and Grant of Letters of Administration
  • Form IHT 200, 205, D18, D21, etc.
  • Plus much more...

Module 10

Family Law


  • Starting legal proceedings in matters relating to family law
  • Divorce petitions and facts of evidence
  • Court Action
  • Affidavit in support of the Petition
  • Plus much more...

Module 11

Criminal Law


  • Starting proceedings in criminal cases
  • Different types of crimes
  • Magistrates' court and Crown Courts
  • Warrants, Summons and witness statements
  • Plus much more...

Module 12

Company and Business Law


  • How to start a company
  • Types of business entities
  • Memorandum of Association
  • Articles of Association, company seal
  • Plus much more...

Module 13



  • Licensing Act 2003 and the period prior to the Act
  • Objectives of licensing regulations
  • Premises License
  • Personal License
  • Plus much more...

Module 14

Appeals, Judicial Review and Case Stated


  • Appeals against criminal cases
  • Criminal Cases Review Commission
  • Appeals against civil cases
  • Skeleton Arguments
  • Plus much more...

Module 15

Skills for Success


  • How a legal secretary can help the fee earner
  • Important skills
  • Setting up new client appointments
  • Dictation and Transcription
  • Plus much more...

Module 16

Finding Employment as a Legal Secretary


  • Importance of legal secretaries
  • The job seeking process
  • What prospective law firms are looking for
  • Writing an effective cover letter
  • Plus much more...

Module 17

Glossary of Legal Terms

In this module you will learn:

  • 50+ useful terms and abbreviations