National code: BSBSS00106

Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Paralegal Services Skill Set

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Overview About this course

Upgrade your career opportunities when you take on this flexible short course. Learn drafting, research and information protection skills that are fundamental to legal services. Open the door to more advanced certificates and diplomas.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Protect information in a legal services environment

  • Conduct simple legal research

  • Support the drafting of complex legal documents

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • A pathway to further study in legal services

  • Credit towards a full qualification

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • At the commencement of your course you must complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills test and achieve a score of 3-4 across the five bands of literacy and 3 across one band of numeracy. This helps us to determine that your skills match the demands of the course, to direct you to an alternative study option or to provide you with the appropriate support for your success. Your teacher will let you know when this must be completed.

  • Access to a computer with a good internet connection

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: paralegal support officer, paralegal, filing clerk, legal administration officer and law clerk.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Paralegal Services Skill Set does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 1 Course

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

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Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Paralegal Services Skill Set does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Units
  • Conduct simple legal research BSBLEG423

  • Support the drafting of complex legal documents BSBLEG424

  • Protect information in a legal services environment BSBLEG314

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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