Advance your legal career through project management skills.
The SA Legal Academy has partnered with PocketAdvisor Legal Solutions to offer the Applied Legal Project Management Course which is accredited by the International Institute of Legal Project Management (IILPM).
This course is designed to equip legal professionals with the skills and knowledge required to manage legal projects effectively and efficiently.
The course aims to provide legal practitioners with the tools and techniques to plan, budget, schedule, and allocate resources effectively. The course focuses on scope definition, effective planning, communication and quality management, risk management, process issues, and scope changes, aiming to increase fees, profit, and efficiency.
The course spans over 4 weeks with weekly virtual facilitation sessions, during which time you may ask any questions you may have and will gain additional, insights from our expert presenters. Each attendee will receive their own Extended DISC Assessment for personal development. DISC model: dominance (D), influence (I), steadiness (S), and conscientiousness (C).
This course is delivered through the SA Legal Academy online learning campus and facilitated by PocketAdvisor.
The course is divided into 15 modules. In this way you can maintain a work-life balance whilst studying and improving your professional skills.
Attorney | Conveyancer |Notary Public | Mediator - Managing Director, SchoemanLaw Inc
LLB cum laude LLM (UFS) PGDip FP (US)
Founder and Managing Director, PocketAdvisor (Pty) Ltd
Legal Project Practitioner |Accredited Extended DISC® Consultant | Growthwheel® Business Advisor
Mrs Nicolene Schoeman – Louw founded SchoemanLaw Inc 2007, aged 24, and is now the Managing Director of the firm. She is an admitted Attorney of the High Court of South Africa, Conveyancer, Notary Public and Mediator; with a passion for entrepreneurs and helping them reach their most ambitious goals.
She is also an accredited Extended DISC Consultant and Growthwheel Advisor.
She is a frequent guest lecturer, radio guest and speaker and she is one of the skilled facilitators at PocketAdvisor. Nicolene’s involvement is a passion and means through which reliable legal information can be made available to more people.
Nicolene has enjoyed the confidence of many successful entrepreneurs (both locally and abroad) over the years and continues to do so. As a trusted advisor she has actively contributed to the successes of many businesses, helped and continues to help many entrepreneurs build lasting legacies.
There are no prerequisites to attend this course.
PocketAdvisor is the accredited African training provider as appointed by the International Institute of Legal Project Management (IILPM).
Your competencies will be assessed through:
Successful completion of the assessments will qualify you for the Legal Project Associate™ (LPA) and potentially the Legal Project Practitioner™ (LPP) certification from the IILPM.
LPA Certification: Graduates who have full attendance, completion of the material and submit acceptable case study assessments automatically qualify.
LPP Certification: Graduates who have full attendance, completion of the material, submit acceptable case study assessments and also undertake additional one-on-one mentoring sessions qualify.
The course is structured around the 4-step International Institute of Legal Project Management (IILPM) model and includes the following modules:
Each module comes with IILPM-approved templates and is accompanied by practical case studies to ensure real-world applicability.
For more information on what will be covered in the curriculum please download the prospectus.
Welcome to SA Legal Academy (SALA), a provider of courses to help you succeed in your chosen career. We are committed to providing our students with the highest quality training and support, to ensure that your skills and knowledge are up to date and ready to face the challenges of the modern workplace. Our courses are designed to ensure that you reach your professional goals and enhance your career prospects. With our experienced training staff and comprehensive resources, you can be confident that you will receive the highest quality of training from SA Legal Academy.
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The International Institute of Legal Project Management (IILPM) is a global leader in the field of legal project management and legal process improvement. With a presence in 58 countries and a network of accredited training providers in 13 countries, the IILPM offers a comprehensive range of certifications and educational programs. The institute focuses on the practical application of legal project management and legal process improvement practices to enhance the delivery of legal services. Their mission is to help lawyers and other legal professionals build their competencies in legal project management and gain globally recognized qualifications.
The Legal Project Associate (LPA) certification is designed for individuals who are new to the legal profession or legal project management. This certification recognizes a person with introductory knowledge about Legal Project Management and the ability to either support legal matters or work in a legal project team.
Who is it for?
The Legal Project Practitioner (LPP) certification is the premier global certification for legal project managers. It recognizes individuals with practitioner-level knowledge about Legal Project Management and the ability to lead legal matters.
Who is it for?
By completing the Applied Legal Project Management Course offered by SA Legal Academy in partnership with PocketAdvisor, you are taking the first step towards these globally recognized certifications. Join us and elevate your legal career to new heights!
The course fee is R 9 500.00 and consists of:
Flexibility and Convenience
The course fee excludes the IILPM certification fee for the LPA or the LPP.
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You can pay directly on our website for an easy, secure, and instant transaction. During promotional periods, customers can take advantage of additional savings. This is the fastest and most efficient option, saving both time and money.
EFT / Bank Deposit
You can make a payment directly into our bank account using your Online Banking App, Online Banking services, or by visiting your local bank branch.
Your Company / Employer
It may be beneficial for your company to invest in training for its staff members. As there are financial and tax advantages for doing so, please speak with your employer or Training / HR manager about the possibility of paying for this training.
If you have someone who is willing to pay for your studies, such as a parent or relative, they can either log in and pay on our website or they can pay via any of the payment options above on your behalf.
Option 1: Once off payment
If you attend the complimentary Legal Project Management Introduction webinar you will qualify for an exclusive R 1 000.00 discount when registering for this course. To register for the complimentary webinar, click here.
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