Explore the ways of becoming a Paralegal with this comprehensive course Paralegal Training.
While not having the same grasp of the law as a fully-trained lawyer, a paralegal still maintains a good understanding of the subsidiary legal matters, and also works in the law offices under a lawyer’s direct supervision. This course covers the duties and responsibilities of a paralegal, so you will be prepared to work in this area.
If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field, or enjoyed Suits and would like to increase your knowledge of the legal sector, this excellent Paralegal Training course will be perfect for you.
A paralegal deals with various types of work, such as drafting documents, interviewing clients and preparing retainers. The course introduces you to all the essential working skills. It shows you the procedures of performing the acts, after which you will learn about legal principles, intellectual property basics and legal technology programs to reduce the litigation cost. Finally, the course explains the techniques of creating a personalised career roadmap to succeed in this field.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
Method of Assessment
To simplify the procedure of evaluation for learners, we provide an automated assessment system. Upon completion of an online module, you will immediately be given access to a specifically crafted MCQ test. The results will be evaluated instantly, and the score displayed for your perusal. For each test, the pass mark will be set to 60%.
Endorsed Certification from ABC Awards
After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new qualification. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that One Education has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by One Education to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales
Why study this course
This course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with critical skills and an endorsed qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Paralegal Training is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Module 01: Understanding the Concept of Paralegal|
|Module 01: Understanding the Concept of Paralegal||00:25:00|
|Assessment Module 01|
|Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 02: Key Legal Terminology|
|Module 02: Key Legal Terminology||00:16:00|
|Assessment Module 02|
|Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 03: Effective Communication Skills for Paralegals|
|Module 03: Effective Communication Skills for Paralegals||00:39:00|
|Assessment Module 03|
|Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 04: The Legal Workplace & Professionals|
|Module 04: The Legal Workplace & Professionals||00:46:00|
|Assessment Module 04|
|Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 05: Law & Legal Systems|
|Module 05: Law & Legal Systems||00:34:00|
|Assessment Module 05|
|Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 06: Contract & Business Law|
|Module 06: Contract & Business Law||00:54:00|
|Assessment Module 06|
|Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 07: Property Law|
|Module 07: Property Law||00:20:00|
|Assessment Module 07|
|Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 08: Wills, Probate, Estate Law|
|Module 08: Wills, Probate, Estate Law||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 08|
|Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 09: Criminal Law|
|Module 09: Criminal Law||00:24:00|
|Assessment Module 09|
|Module 09 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 10: Common Paralegal Legal Matters|
|Module 10: Common Paralegal Legal Matters||00:35:00|
|Assessment Module 10|
|Module 10 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 11: Human Rights|
|Module 11: Human Rights||00:12:00|
|Assessment Module 11|
|Module 11 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 12: Conflict and Conflict Resolution|
|Module 12: Conflict and Conflict Resolution||00:18:00|
|Assessment Module 12|
|Module 12 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 13: Professional Conduct and Ethics of Paralegals|
|Module 13: Professional Conduct and Ethics of Paralegals||00:25:00|
|Assessment Module 13|
|Module 13 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Module 14: Mandatory Knowledge Fields and Survival Tips for Paralegals|
|Module 14: Mandatory Knowledge Fields and Survival Tips for Paralegals||00:12:00|
|Assessment Module 14|
|Module 14 Final Quiz Exam – Paralegal Training||00:10:00|
|Recommended Readings – Paralegal Training||Unlimited|
|Optional Assignment – Paralegal Training||Unlimited|