- NQF 5
- SAQA ID 66880, 66959 & 67035
- DHET issued & Certified
A legal secretary must be proficient in SA law practices and use this to assist Legal Managers in an organisation. Strong administrative, computer and communication skills are necessary to perform daily operational skills. This exciting and dynamic profession will require you to work in complex situations, often with tight deadlines, as you prepare information for clients or relevant brands. If you have the personality for a career as a legal secretary, this course will provide you with the knowledge on legal and office practices, information processing, communication, marketing and personnel management.
As a Legal Secretary, you can be employed in the following areas:
A friendly sales consultant will take you through the fee structure
Any of the following certificates will be accepted at registration:
National Senior Certificate/Grade 12
NCV Level 4 Certificate
ABET Level 4 Certificate
Learners will receive the following at each level:
National Certificate N4, N5, N6
National N Diploma in Legal Secretary on completion of N4-N6 and 18-months of in-service training.
The National N Diploma includes four (4) years of theory and 18-months of in-service training.
All examinations are set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The National N Diploma is issued by the DHET.
Study materials are available FREE as printed textbooks, notes and is also available online on the learner management system, Moodle.
Academic Development Officer (ADO)
Students are supported by a team of Academic Development Officers (ADOs), who are available throughout the journey of your course. ADOs are not lecturers, but support academics, who are qualified in the relevant subject matter, and will guide you on all academic matters.
You may attend Saturday classes for extra support. All support classes are free.
Student Support services is available to all registered learners.
Online Centre for Student Relations
An academic and customer care adviser will be allocated to you to provide additional online support while you complete your studies. This service is free.