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Paralegal Course | Employment Law and Practice for Paralegals - Level 3

Employment Law and Practice for Paralegals - Single Unit 

This unit forms part of our Level 3 -  Diploma in Paralegal Practice. It is available to study as a single unit. 


Course Fees

Single Subjects £250 (Incl. VAT) 


Full Course £1190 (Incl. VAT)

Payable by Deposit of £290 and 6 x installments of £150


• All course material

• Assignment and test marking

• Full tutorial support

• Certificate on completion


Unit Description

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with detailed knowledge of employment law and practice.

In understanding the contractual relationship and wider scope of employment law; the learner will develop skills to apply the law in practical situations.

This is a course for learners commencing or aspiring to commence a career in Paralegal Practice and those who work in a legal environment.

The learner will understand the situations where Paralegals can play a role in employment practice; employment and HR departments and in employment advisory services

Learning Outcomes

  • Know and evaluate the difference between employees and other types of workers.

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the key content of written particulars of employment.

  • Know and apply understanding of how employment may be terminated.

  • Demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the principles and practice of unfair dismissal, wrongful dismissal and redundancy.

  • Know in detail employees’ rights and entitlements under statute and common law




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

These qualifications are designed to be offered to learners from the age of 16, although in practice the majority of learners are likely to be over 18.

NALP does not specify entry requirements other than that a reasonable standard of written English is required. However Centres delivering this course are required to ensure that learners who undertake these programmes have sufficient capability at the right level to be suitable to undertake Level 3 assessment.

Please Note: The NALP Level 3 Diploma in Paralegal Studies is only available in English.