CILEX Level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice for Adults





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About the course

This part-time evening course is designed to give you a solid introduction to the legal profession.  You will gain a recognised qualification to enable you to progress to a career in the legal sector or continue to a higher level of study.

Entry Requirements

You must have:

  • 5 GCSEs grade C or above (including English and Maths)
  • Reference from a previous course


What will I do on this course?

These are the units you will study for the Certificate level:

  • Legal Research
  • Introduction to Law and Practice
  • Criminal Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Client Care

These are the units you will study for the Diploma level:

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Practice
  • Tort Law
  • Land Law
  • Contract Law


Who is it for?

This course is for adults seeking work in the legal profession.

The CILEX Level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice has been developed to:

  • Provide opportunities in education and training for people wishing to work in the legal sector
  • Provide opportunities for learners to gain a nationally recognised qualification and to enter employment
How to apply




How Is this course assessed?

You will be assessed by:

  • Exams
What could I do next?

Upon successful completion of the CILEX Level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice , you may have the opportunity to continue and work towards the CILEX Diploma at level 3  and/or a Paralegal apprenticeship.

Additional cost

You will be required to register membership with CILEX and pay for exam fees (more details to be given at interview).


An interview is required for this course



How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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