The College of Law
Australia’s Largest Provider of Practical Legal Training
PLT Plus – today’s most in-demand Practical Legal Training program
Now in its second year, The College of Law’s new and improved PLT program puts you first. With a renewed focus on flexibility, convenience and practical, relevant learning, it’s no wonder more students are choosing PLT Plus over any other program.
Practical, task-based learning
PLT Plus is widely known for its highly practical and relevant task-based coursework.
You will develop skills in key areas of competence through everyday scenarios that parallel real-life practice. With no assessable academic essay writing, you will solve everyday legal problems and complete hands-on tasks.
Study how and when you want
With only 5 days of face-to-face attendance held in Townsville plus full-time and part-time study options, PLT Plus is truly flexible.
Be more attractive to employers
As Australasia’s largest provider of Practical Legal Training, The College of Law has a global reputation for excellence. We are also the preferred provider to 9 of the top 10 law firms in Australia.
PLT Plus is the only program that offers the Legal Business Skills Series – equipping you with vital workplace skills that legal employers value in new lawyers.
Visit The College of Law website collaw.edu.au/pltplus
Choose a PLT with firm connections. We have relationships with more than 400 placement providers.
Get hands-on experience as part of your course with a four-week placement in a law office that we will source for you through our relationships with firms, government and non-profit organisations. Or, if you’re already working in a law office, you can gain credit for your real-life legal work. You’ll learn by working on simulated legal problems and tasks—the type of work that lawyers undertake in real-world workplaces:
- Interviewing and negotiating
- Drafting legal documents
- Writing legal letters
- Executing property, litigation and commercial transactions and proceedings.
Throughout the course you’ll build a portfolio of practical know-how and develop professional communication skills and workplace productivity skills.As a student in our course, you benefit from direct and indirect contributions from practicing lawyers. You will enjoy the support of staff who have practised law as solicitors and barristers.
Learn more and hear from our successful graduates and talented staff here: www.qut.edu.au/legal-practice