BSB42215 Certificate IV in Legal Services

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Course description

A Certificate IV in Legal Services BSB42215 is an administrative qualification perfect for students requiring a strong understanding of the Australian legal system (including the legislative system of parliament and the judicial court system). Students graduate knowing how to produce complex legal documents and apply the principles of contract law and the law of torts.

The Certificate IV in Legal Services BSB42215 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Business Services Training Package.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Clerical

Word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office work.

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Law and Government

How our laws and courts work. Government rules and regulations, and the political system.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Paralegal$1,340 weekly pay
Legal Secretary$1,250 weekly pay
Legal Receptionist$1,250 weekly pay
Legal Assistant$1,340 weekly pay
Conveyancer$1,340 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBCMM402
Implement effective communication strategies

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to select and use communication strategies required to respond to an enquiry. It applies to individuals who analyse information and then either respond personally or refer the enquiry to others.

BSBCOM406
Conduct work within a compliance framework

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify statutory, legislative and regulatory requirements and relate them to individual work practices to ensure ongoing adherence to the compliance framework. It applies to individuals who to carry out work in accordance with the compliance framework applying to a particular job role, occupation or profession.

BSBLEG413
Identify and apply the legal framework

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to research legal systems and jurisdictions within Australia. It applies to individuals who use well-developed research skills to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources to provide support in a range of legal service settings.

BSBLEG414
Establish and maintain a file in legal services

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage the conduct of a file under the instruction of a designated individual. It applies to individuals who apply well established, sound theoretical knowledge in the provision of administrative support in legal services.

BSBLEG415
Apply the principles of contract law

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources and supply solutions to contractual issues in a legal environment. It applies to individuals who provide support in a range of legal service settings with a degree of responsibility to plan and complete investigations.

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Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the BSB42215 Certificate IV in Legal Services such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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Melissa Mahoney Legal College
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