Wills And Probate Course for Secretaries
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Legal Secretary – Wills and Probate Course

This Wills and Probate course is a must if you need an introduction to this aspect of legal secretarial work.

It gives you all the knowledge you’ll need to the work, responsibilities, practice and structure of the Wills and Probate Department in a legal office, and is essential for existing and aspiring legal secretaries.

During the course, you’ll learn about the difficulties of probate, the importance of properly structuring a will and all the other secretarial duties involved in this sensitive area of the legal profession.

This self paced course is available to study at one of our centres in London and Manchester, or at home via distance learning.

Pitman Training Centres in London (Holborn, Notting Hill and Croydon) and Manchester, are recognised by the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEX) as training providers for Continual Professional Development (CPD).


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What’s covered in our Wills and Probate course?

In just 7 hours study time, you’ll cover the following lessons:

Lesson 1: Procedures to be followed when preparing a Will.

Lesson 2: Codicils, enduring Power of Attorney and Deed of Revocation.

Lesson 3: Procedures to be followed when obtaining Grant of Probate.

Lesson 4: Documents associated with the distribution of an Estate.

How we train

You can either study this Legal Secretarial course at one of our centres inLondonorCentral Manchester, or you can study from home.

It’s a self paced course, meaning you can study when you want, and do as little or as much as you like at any given time.

You’ll receive a workbook, and a famous Pitman Training certificate on completion of your exam.

Throughout the course, you’ll be able to ask our expert trainers questions if you get stuck, and they’re just an email or phone call away when you study via distance learning.

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Find out more about legal secretary training

To find out more, enjoy a free taster session or to enrol, get in touch via email or by calling your nearest centre on the numbers shown on the bar on the right hand side of this page.

We offer a fabulous range of legal secretarial courses, including the ever popular Legal Secretarial Diploma.

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