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Study method
Online, self-paced
380 hours
Access to content
12 months
No formal qualification
150 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Our Paralegal Diploma is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme, ensuring your newly-acquired skills will enhance your professional development. The Paralegal Diploma is also accredited by CPD, with 150 CPD points available to you as proof of your achievement.

Many people become confused and distressed when trying to traverse the complex world of legal terminology and the UK’s laws, but as a Paralegal, you can assist and guide others through this fascinating system. All the principles of property, criminality, and human rights will be yours to use and make a lucrative living from.

When you take our comprehensive Paralegal Diploma, you’ll swiftly learn your responsibilities and become familiar with crucial legal terminology. You’ll also gain excellent communication skills and a thorough understanding of a legal workplace and the professionals that work in it. As you progress, you’ll be tutored in every aspect of common UK law, from wills and probate to conflict and court resolution. Sign up with us today to begin your journey.

What Will I Learn from this Paralegal Diploma?

  • Understand the concept of being a Paralegal and all the key terminology
  • Acquire crucial communication to be able to work in the justice system
  • Learn about the structure and operation of the UK’s legal system
  • Become familiar with constructing a legal document or contract
  • Gain the confidence and knowledge to work in all areas of UK law
  • Discover the legal framework of human rights
  • Be able to legally frame and resolve a conflict between two parties
  • Know the ethical and moral qualities needed for a Paralegal

Why People Enrol this Paralegal Diploma From One Education:

  • Eligibility for an Endorsed certificate upon successful completion of the Paralegal Diploma
  • Learning materials of our Paralegal Diploma contains engaging voiceover and visual elements for your comfort
  • Get 24/7 access to all Paralegal course content for a full year
  • Complete the Paralegal Diploma at your own pace
  • Each of our students gets full tutor support on weekdays (Monday to Friday)
  • Efficient assessments and instant results upon completion of our Paralegal Diploma



150 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Accreditation Group

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We’ve taken this comprehensive Paralegal Diploma and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the course. It really is a sure pathway to success.

Course Curriculum

This Paralegal Diploma is designed with the following modules:

Module 01: Understanding the Concept of Paralegal

  • Who Is a Paralegal?
  • Who Can Become a Paralegal?

Module 02: Key Legal Terminology

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Bill
  • Bilateral NDA

Module 03: Effective Communication Skills for Paralegals

  • Importance of Good Communication
  • Modes of Communication

Module 04: The Legal Workplace & Professionals

  • Professional roles within the legal sector
  • Key People within the Legal Sector

Module 05: Law & Legal Systems

  • The UK legal System
  • How laws are Made

Module 06: Contract & Business Law

  • Contract Section
  • What is a Contract?

Module 07: Property Law

  • What is Property Law?
  • Property Law Acts

Module 08: Wills, Probate, Estate Law

  • Estates
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Trusts
  • Summary

Module 09: Criminal Law

  • Criminal Law
  • Tort Law
  • Summary

Module 10: Common Paralegal Legal Matters

  • Family Law
  • Civil Proceedings
  • Bankruptcy
  • Insurance

Module 11: Human Rights

  • What are Human Rights?
  • Characteristics of Human Rights

Module 12: Conflict and Conflict Resolution

  • Introduction to Conflict & Conflict Management
  • Types of Conflict
  • Levels of Conflict
  • Stages of Conflict
  • Conflict Management Styles

Module 13: Professional Conduct and Ethics of Paralegals

  • Confidentiality
  • Confidentiality limitations
  • Ethical Issues
  • Values

Module 14: Mandatory Knowledge Fields and Survival Tips for Paralegals

  • Things Every Paralegal Should Know
  • Survival Tips to Thrive in the Legal Environment
  • Summary

How is the Paralegal Diploma assessed?

To simplify the procedure of evaluation and accreditation for learners, we provide an automated assessment system. Upon completion of an online module, you will immediately be given access to a specifically crafted MCQ test. The results will be evaluated instantly, and the score displayed for your perusal. For each test, the pass mark will be set to 60%.

When all tests have been successfully passed, you will be able to order a certificate endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the Paralegal, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their achievement. Hardcopy of this certificate of achievement endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme can be ordered and received straight to your home by post, by paying —

  • Within the UK: £109
  • International: £109 + £10 (postal charge) = £119

CPD & IAO Accredited Certification from One Education

After successfully completing this Paralegal, you will qualify for the CPD & IAO accredited certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in both PDF & hardcopy format, which can be received by paying —

  • PDF Certificate: £9
  • Hardcopy Certificate (within the UK): £15
  • Hardcopy Certificate (international): £15 + £10 (postal charge) = £25

Who is this course for?

This Paralegal Diploma is ideal for

  • Students
  • Recent graduates
  • Job Seekers
  • Anyone interested in this topic
  • People already working in the relevant fields and want to polish their knowledge and skill.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Paralegal Diploma. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Paralegal Diploma is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career path

Studying this Paralegal Diploma would benefit a range of careers, but would specifically boost employability in roles including:

  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Assistant
  • Paralegal

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Christan asked:

Hi, how to apply?


Hi Christian, Thanks for reaching out. you just need to go to the course page and purchase the course by clicking on 'Add to Basket' button. Thanks.

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marone asked:

Hi, how long it takes to finish the training please ?


Hi Marone, Thanks for reaching out. The estimated course duration is 31 hours if you want to finish the course in one sitting. You will, however, get one year access to the course after purchasing it. Thanks.

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Umera asked:

Hi, Just wanted to know can we take the mock exam more than once? Thanks


Dear Umera, Thank you for contacting us. You can take the mock exam three times at free of charge. Thanks

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Peter asked:

Does this course cover English law or American law?


Dear Peter, Thank you for your question. This course covers English law. Thanks

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Saskia asked:

hi i am confused about both certificates, do we get both and have to pay for both do they represent different things


Dear Saskia, Thank you for your question. There two types of certificate available for this course, that are ABC awards endorsed certificate and CPD certificate. You can order any of them or both of them, it is up to you. Thanks

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Natalie asked:

Hi, may I ask, where we have to sit exams?


Dear Natalie, Thank you for contacting us. The whole exam will be conducted online. Stay Safe Stay Healthy.

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What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.