about THE COLLEGE OF LAW
The College of Law is the school of professional practice for lawyers in Australia and New Zealand. It is the largest provider of practical legal training in Australasia.
The College of Law acts as a 'bridge', helping students transition from university to life as a professional legal practitioner. We then provide postgraduate and continuing professional development programs to assist practitioners to achieve their career goals.
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As the leader that is aligned with the legal industry, The College of Law offers the largest range of flexible Practical Legal Training programs, all purpose-driven to put your hard-earned degree seamlessly into practice. With more study freedom, lecturer support and practical task-based, hands-on learning, you’ll enter the profession with a profile that is more attractive to employers.
With delivery modes including full-time and part-time online, you can select a program that will fit your work and personal commitments. You can also choose from over 10 courses a year in Melbourne, so you can complete your Practical Legal Training at a time that suits you
Passionate and experienced legal practitioners will support you throughout the program. You will have regular one-on-one contact with your lecturers who will provide advice and feedback via email, phone or via our online learning portal
Practical, task-based and hands-on, our program ensures that you will transition into the workforce successfully. You will learn through everyday scenarios that parallel real-life practice such as drafting an affidavit or preparing a statement of claim
aligned with the legal industry
Developed in close consultation with employers, our program includes the communication, leadership, time management and client relationship skills that will ensure you have the profile that is more attractive to employers. Nine of Australia’s top ten law firms have chosen The College of law to prepare their graduates to enter the profession
The College of Law has been at the forefront of practical legal education since 1974 and over 60,000 of our graduates now work across all facets of our industries. Innovative and forward thinking, The College of Law has proven to be one of the most trusted names in legal training
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