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Paralegal Distance Learning Course | Level 4 Residential Conveyancing (Procedural Law)

Conveyancing - Single Unit 

This unit forms part of our Level 4 -  Dipolma in Paralegal Studies. It is available to study as a single unit. 


Course Fees

Single Subjects £400 (Incl. VAT) or pay a deposit of £150 followed by two instalments of £125

Full Course £1420 (Incl. VAT) or pay a deposit of £400 and six monthly instalments of £170


• All course material

• Assignment and test marking

• Full tutorial support

• One-year NALP student membership

• Certificate on completion



The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the practical skills to enable them to understand the different ways in which the legal estate in land can be held and transfered. 

  • The First Interview

  • The three stages of a Conveyancing Transaction; Pre-exchange of contracts; Searches and Enquiries

  • The draft contract: Deducing Title - Registered land and Unregistered land

  • Investigating Title: Mortgages

  • Exchange of contracts

  • Post contract/pre-completion: Requisitions on title; Transfer of Part, Conveyance, Assent, Searches;

  • Obtaining funds. Preparing for completion,Completion - date time & place,

  • Breach of contract, Notice to complete, Rescission; Completion

  • Post completion: Leaseholds: Possessory Title

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the different ways in which the legal estate in land can be held
  • Be able to explain the procedure by which such legal estate is transferred from one person to another and the safeguards that are incorporated into such a transaction



Assignments can be requested when the learner is ready, and once requested and sent, the Learner will have a four week period in which to complete the assignment and return by the due date.

Tutors are on hand to answer any queries that the student may have and give unlimited help and guidance if there is anything that the student may not fully understand with regard to the material.

Entry Requirements

One of the following is required or equivalent - if unsure, please contact us 0845 862 7000
NALP Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Paralegal Practice; two A' Levels; an A' Level Law; BTEC National Diploma (NVQ/GNVQ Level 3 or above);
CILEX Level 3 Qualifications; ILSPAs Legal Secretary Diploma
Mature Students Welcome (over 25) without any of the above - please contact us to confirm eligibility.
Non UK: Equivalent Qualifications - please contact us to confirm eligibility


Please Note: The NALP Level 4 Diploma in Paralegal Studies is only available in English.
 If your first language is not English then you must be able to provide evidence that your spoken and written command of the English Language is adequate for the qualification for which you have applied. e.g. IELTS Level 6, GCSE English.