Paralegal FAQs

Where can I undertake paralegal training?

The following qualifiations are 'formally recognised and assessed qualifications' for the purposes of the scheme:

  • BA (Law) at certain universities
  • Glasgow Caledonian University/Rewards paralegal qualifications (no longer available, but qualifications held are recognised for entry)
  • HNC/HND in legal studies at certain colleges
  • LLB at certain universities
  • LLB + Diploma in Legal Practice at certain universities
  • Professional Development Award (PDA) in paralegal studies at certain colleges
  • Stirling University/Scotia Law Training paralegal qualifications (available from autumn 2010)
  • Strathclyde University/Central Law Training paralegal qualifications