New Diploma as a Tech level

CILEx Diploma in Law and Legal Skills approved as a Tech Level

21 April 2016Vicky Purtill

The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) has welcomed the approval given by the Department of Education to designate the new CILEx Level 3 Diploma in Law and Legal Skills as a Tech Level, which will be available for centre delivery from September 2016.

Vicky Purtill (pictured), Director of Education says “We are delighted that our new Diploma in Law and Legal Skills has been approved for designation as a Tech Level. This new qualification, designed specifically for 16 – 18 year olds, will enable young people to choose to study practical legal skills and knowledge and gain valuable work experience that will allow them to embark on a fulfilling career in the law. Successful completion of this qualification offers a range of opportunities for young people, including moving directly into employment, taking an apprenticeship or undertaking further study to qualify as a Chartered Legal Executive.”