Certificate IV in Legal Services
Legal Services course details
Course description and aims
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to provide support in a range of legal service settings. They apply solutions to a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Wednesday 21st June 2017, from 11:00am to 12:00pm at Ultimo College, Marcus Clark Campus (Building W), 827-837 George Street, Building W, Level 5 Room 05 (W5.05).
You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class a week over 3 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9:30am to 4:30pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
The are no textbooks or resources to purchase for this course. Any course notes will be provided by the lecturers.
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|BSBLEG415||Apply the principles of contract law||60|
|BSBLEG417||Apply the principles of evidence law||60|
|BSBLEG416||Apply the principles of the law of torts||60|
|BSBCOM406||Conduct work within a compliance framework||30|
|BSBLEG414||Establish and maintain a file in legal services||50|
|BSBLEG413||Identify and apply the legal framework||60|
|BSBCMM402||Implement effective communication strategies||40|
|BSBLEG403||Maintain trust accounts||50|
|BSBLEG418||Produce complex legal documents||80|
|BSBADM411||Produce complex texts from audio transcription||60|
|BSBRES404||Research legal information using primary sources||40|
|BSBLEG305||Use legal terminology in order to carry out tasks||40|