Legal Services courses offer students a chance to develop a legal mind and learn how to implement their legal expertise in a professional setting. Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish detailed, reliable, research tasks while supporting the legal system.
A legal services course can lead to completing a full law degree through further education alongside a number of job opportunities, from assisting a law firm to working in property as a conveyancer. Qualifications in legal services can lead to a job as a conveyancer, legal executive, paralegal or a legal secretary. The average weekly salary for a conveyancer or legal executive is $1,100.
Whether you’re just starting out in your legal services career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Legal Reception, Legal Administration Skills, Legal Services and Property Services (Real Estate Salesperson).