Legal Practice Management - Western Australia

Course ID PW181001_LPM1

  • Blended
  • 21
  • Intermediate

This course is approved under the Legal Profession Rules for those required to undertake a Legal Practice Management Course. 

This course draws on The College's understanding of current legal practice whether as a sole practitioner or in any size of practice and a focus on practical law is reflected in the course structure, materials and presentation. Please view the course details below.

Workshop Details:

Orientation - Monday, 22 October 2018

Workshop Day 1 - Thursday, 15 November 2018

Workshop Day 2 - Friday, 16 November 2018

Workshop Day 3 - Saturday, 17 November 2018

This course is now full. Please register in our January 2019 course or call Client Services on 02 9965 7111 to join the waitlist.

Full Price $2,200.00

Alumni/Member Price $1,980.00


Start date:

29 October 2018

End date:

07 December 2018


The College of Law
Ground Floor, Durack Centre
263 Adelaide Terrace
Perth WA 6000

About This Course


10 key areas

The course covers the following 10 key areas:

  1. Practice Structures
  2. Financial Management
  3. Client Development
  4. Managing People
  5. Workflow Systems
  6. Business Planning
  7. Ethics and Professional Standards
  8. Risk
  9. Trust Accounting
  10. Management of Self 

Online component

You will have access to your online materials and compulsory exercises from the Course Start Date. 



There are three areas of assessment as indicated in the table below. The Trust and Office Accounting exam and Part A and Part B (together) must be passed.


Activity Name


Attendance and participation

Workshop and online component

Attendance and satisfactory participation 


50% examination


Trust Accounting

Open book - multiple choice and short 

answers. Sample questions and answers 

will be available. Duration - 1 hour


50% assessment

Part A Business Plan

Part B Risk Analysis & Treatment Plan 

Online submission - templates will be 

made available


Designed for

The course is approved PMC under Rule 18I of the Legal Profession Rules 2009 (WA)