Legal Services Certificate III BSB30320

START YOUR LEGAL ADMINISTRATIVE CAREER AND WORK TOWARDS A RESPONSIBLE ROLE AS A LEGAL SECRETARY

The Certificate III in Legal Services is the ideal course to kick start your legal administration career towards that ideal Legal Secretary role. This qualification provides an essential background into how the legal sector operates and ensures that you are aware of the etiquette and legal terminology needed to carry out legal administration tasks.

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offered under the Certificate III in Legal Services

Please note that subjects and specific units of competency on offer will vary and may change during your enrolment

Elective subjects may apply and will be determined during the induction process

  • Professional Conduct in Legal Services

    This introductory subject about the role of a legal receptionist looks at the skills involved in scheduling client appointments and the requirements for confidentiality in legal roles. It will assist learners in the identification, understanding and use of legal terms within a legal context. The use of case scenarios help to demonstrate the requirements to protect confidential client information.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBLEG314 Protect information in a legal services environment
    • BSBOPS303 Organise schedules
  • Key Communication Skills for Legal Services

    This subject looks at an important skill that is needed in all job roles, as well as in life in general. Communication is at the heart of how we interact with one another. Understanding how to communicate effectively can therefore have positive benefits in your work and life. Reception staff also need to have a positive approach to their role as they create first impressions with clients.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBXCM301 Engage in workplace communication
    • BSBLEG311 Work in a legal services environment
    • BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices
  • Understand Practice Management Software

    Working in the legal profession requires the effective use of computers and equipment to input, collect and manage data and information for clients and the practice. This subject looks at the technology available to you, and ways to use computer software to better organise information and data.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBTEC201 Use business software applications
    • BSBDAT201 Collect and record data
  • Search Public Records

    Online searches are an important tool to find and check information needed to undertake many legal tasks. This subject covers how to complete forms and request searches. A key focus is on ensuring that you plan your tasks to meet critical legal dates and get forms checked as required.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBLEG312 Carry out search of the public record
  • Effective Work Practices

    Being able to organise personal work priorities is an essential job skill. Learn how to set and meet work priorities through time management and planning your work schedule. Skills to identify potential problems and prevent stress in the workplace are also covered. Also learn the importance of professional development activities.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities
    • BSBPEF302 Develop self-awareness
  • Engage with Customers

    Customer Service is a key function in all job roles, and so engagement of the customer is a critical skill. This subject looks at essential service skills to identify the customers needs and delivering good customer service. As well as skill practicals, there is a small component that looks at how to receive customer feedback positively.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • Being Safe at Work

    This subject covers the skills and knowledge required to work in a healthy and safe manner. You will learn to recognise hazards, the importance of safety signs and how to raise safety issues within a workplace. This is a great entry level subject to help you act and respond in a safe manner and it also covers how to respond to emergency incidents.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBWHS211 Contribute to the health and safety of self and others

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Quality Education at a Fair Price

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3,750



Course Duration

16 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate III in Legal Services course.

Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.

Entry Requirements

for the Certificate III in Legal Services

  • Reading and Writing Skills
    The course is an online correspondence course so you need to have basic English reading and writing skills, or higher. As a guide - you should have completed Year 10 schooling, or have proven workplace written communication skills.
  • Spoken English Skills
    To ensure successful completion of this course you must have sufficient English speaking skills to be able to communicate with your Student Adviser over the phone.
  • Computer and Internet
    • Access to a Desktop Computer or Laptop; some course work may be completed via mobile devices
    • Internet access with Internet Explorer 8+, Chrome or Firefox
    • Microsoft Office 2010 Word and Subject specific Office products for chosen electives (ie Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher)
  • Other
    • Ability to study and conduct assessments in a safe environment

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