CILEx Certificate in Law and Practice (On Line & On Campus)

  • Students

    The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives is the professional association which represents more than 20,000 trainee and practising Chartered Legal Executives.   Law firms across the country recognise the quality and skills that CILEx qualifications bring to their teams.

    This course is suitable for those starting their career in law or equally for those currently working for a law firm who wish to progress further and gain recognition for their skills.  

    We are delighted to be working in partnership with Mindful Education to offer this innovative and flexible interactive route to the level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice.

    The qualification covers five units relating to Introduction to Law and Practice, Law of Tort, Legal Research Skills, Client Care and Civil Litigation. For further detail refer to the CILEx website

    Assessment is based on different methods, combining computer-based multiple choice and closed book examinations.

    Our Online & On Campus approach enables students to benefit from both face-to-face teaching at Gloucestershire College and online lessons available on demand offering a truly flexible study experience. In addition to attending face-to-face classes, students will be expected to undertake a further 5 to 6 hours each week of guided self study out of college.

    For full details on the CILEx range of qualifications and the qualifying employment to meet work based learning outcomes see their website

    You can apply on line at the college website   We'll acknowledge your application and invite you to attend a group information session/interview.

    The college session are scheduled to run in the evening.  Daytime classes will be considered if there is sufficient demand, please register your interest with

    There are a number of options available at GC to help you pay for your course fees:

    • Setting up a Direct Debit: You’ll be asked for a 20% deposit when you enrol and this can be paid in cash, or by debit or credit card. There is a 2% charge on credit card payments. Course fees must be paid in full by the end of your course so the monthly instalments would be adjusted accordingly e.g. for a one year course you would make 8 payments
    • Advanced Learner Loan: Contact Student Services to find out more and whether this course is eligible
    • Support for those that are unemployed and in receipt of benefits: Contact Student Services to find out if this course is eligible for funding and whether you are eligible


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Course Variant

CILEx Certificate in Law and Practice (On Line & On Campus)

Level 3



Start Date

September 2018 (TBC) at 5:00 pm finishes 9:00 pm

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What You Will Pay

Please contact Student Services on 0345 155 2020 for pricing information.

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

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