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BSB52215 Diploma of Legal Services

National ID: BSB52215 | State ID: AVS5

The legal industry is looking for graduates with good people skills and knowledge of different areas of law

This course will provide you with skills and knowledge to support legal practitioners in various legal fields or as a legal officer within the public service, the courts or the private sector.

Your studies cover such areas as compliance, civil procedure, corporations law, property law, and wills and probate.

Enhance your employability with units like nurturing professional relationships and professional practice.

Gain these skills
  • Researching legal information using secondary sources
  • Applying legal principles
  • Identifying and interpreting compliance requirements
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • An eye for detail
  • An interest in the law and legal processes
  • Organised, logical and clear thinking
  • Good oral and written communication skills 

Entrance Requirements


Important information

Job opportunities

Further Study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

Before entering this diploma qualification, while it is not a requirement, applicants are recommended to complete the Certificate IV in Legal Services or an equivalent course so that you have the underpinning knowledge required to complete this course successfully.

If you are already working in the industry, 2 years experience would be a sound basis for entrance to this course.

Important information

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery

Typical timetable:

  • 2 to 3 days per week
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Legal Services Support Officer
  • Paralegal

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.


Study pathway

Successful completion of this course may provide credits or advanced standing in the first year of a university degree, check with the relevant university for more information. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus


Fees and charges


Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Page last updated June 04, 2019