16-18 Courses

Level 3 Legal Secretaries (CILEx)

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Epping Forest Campus, Havering Ardleigh Green
  • Qualification

    16-18 Courses
  • Subject

    Legal Secretary
  • Schedule

    Timetable Dependant (Day)
  • Duration

    36 weeks
  • Course Fees

    No fees

Entry requirements

  • Five or more GCSEs at grades 9-4 including English and maths
  • Progression from Level 2 at Merit or Distinction
  • NVQ2/ VRQ2
  • Where there are specific subjects required at GCSE we can discuss your grades with you when you come to enrol


This qualification provides the opportunity for learners to develop a
broader understanding of the different areas of law and the skills and knowledge required for working as a legal secretary.

You will cover the main areas of law in a solicitors office such as criminal, civil, probate, corporate and conveyancing You will study for a proofreading exam which must be passed to gain the qualification.

You must undertake one weeks work experience in a professional organisation either in the city or in a local law firm. We are fortunate to be visited on a regular basis by city and local law firms keen to recruit suitable students for employment after their course.

Further information

  • Apprenticeship or employment

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