CILEx Legal Practice - Level 6 Diploma - Graduate Fast Track (Online Learning)

Who are CILEx?
The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) is the professional body
for Chartered Legal Executives, paralegals, and other legal professionals in
England and Wales. CILEx qualifications offer an affordable training route
for employers to become fully qualified legal professionals, ranging from
paralegal to lawyers. CILEx qualifications meet the mandatory training
outcomes of the Solicitors’ Code of Conduct and CILEx members are
independetly regulated.

The CILEx Graduate Fast-Track Diploma in Legal Practice is for qualifying Law
and GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) graduates who want to qualify as
lawyers without undertaking the LPC (Legal Practice Course) or BPTC (Bar
Professional Training Course) routes.
- No need to secure training contract or pupillage BUT you do require
3 years qualifying employment and 1 year of the 3 year must take
place after all exams are complete.
- Upon completion qualification as Chartered Legal Executive Lawyers
Ideal for individuals working in a legal firm, specialising in an area of law or
legal practice which requires a qualification.
Having a law degree means that you do not need to study any more law
subjects. You simply need to acquire the legal practice and professional skills

CILEx Level 6 Graduate Fast Track in Legal Practice


Call our friendly team of advisers on 0191 226 6313 and they will talk you through your application.


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In Person

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You can download an application here and post it FREE to:

NCG Direct
Group e-learning
1st Floor
Parsons Annexe
Newcastle College
Rye Hill Campus
Newcastle upon Tyne

Alternatively call : 0191 226 6313 and we will send you an application form.

You will be required to complete the mandatory Unit 22: Client Care Skills.

PLUS you need to select TWO additional modules from the following list;

Unit 15: Civil Litigation
Unit 16: The Practice of Company and Partnership Law
Unit 17: Conveyancing
Unit 18: Criminal Litigation
Unit 19: The Practice of Employment Law Unit Unit 20: The Practice of Family Law
Unit 21: Probate Practice


Blended and Distance Learning.

Client Care Skills - Internally assessed and externally
moderated tasks. Submissions windows to submit
Professional Skills work will be available in January
and June.
Practice Units- Examination twice a year in January
and June (3 hours duration)
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Graduates in the Level 6 Fast – Track can have their fee – earning time
charged at grade C of the Guideline Hourly Rates.

Career opportunities on completion
- Judges
- Coroners
- Advocates
- Partners in Law Firms.

You must have a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) or
have a qualifying Law Degree. The 7 year currency
has been abolished.

£ £2100

Please visit the CILEx website for all additional cost information.

The cost of the course does NOT include the additional fees charged by CILEx themselves.

Interested in a course?

If you’d like to find out more about our distance learning courses, please contact our enquiries team.

0191 226 6313


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