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Applying for your LPC or BPTC course<br />Jane Standley<br />jane.standley@brunel.ac.uk<br />
The LPC<br />Clearing house for full time LPC – www.lawcabs.ac.uk<br />First round closes 1 December<br />Part-time and di...
The BPTC<br />Clearing house – opens 18 Oct – closed 7 Jan last year https://www.barprofessionaltraining.org.uk/s4/oa/cand...
More information<br />http://brunelpcclaw.wordpress.com/<br />http://www.brunel.ac.uk/pcc/a-z-occup/students_a-z-occup_law...
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Law Uncovered - Applying for LPC or BPTC

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Law Uncovered - Applying for LPC or BPTC

  1. 1. Applying for your LPC or BPTC course<br />Jane Standley<br />jane.standley@brunel.ac.uk<br />
  2. 2. The LPC<br />Clearing house for full time LPC – www.lawcabs.ac.uk<br />First round closes 1 December<br />Part-time and distance learning options available but some full time courses are taught over 2 days<br />Teaching styles vary<br />Course size varies but all do small group teaching<br />Some do bespoke courses for big firms but where you study won’t affect your training contract applications<br />Electives may affect training contract applications<br />THINK what you most need – more work experience, careers help, chance to meet a particular type of law firm, location near home, low cost, certain teaching style and find the course that’s best for you<br />CoL guaranteed place scheme <br />Apply early if you are SURE<br />
  3. 3. The BPTC<br />Clearing house – opens 18 Oct – closed 7 Jan last year https://www.barprofessionaltraining.org.uk/s4/oa/candidates/start.asp<br />Full and part-time options<br />Challenging application form and a fee<br />Need debating, mooting or other advocacy experience<br />Around 50% of applications unsuccessful<br />No need to do entry test this year (except for Kaplan?) but may be invited to do so<br />Chambers will require 1st or 2.1 (mitigation?)<br />
  4. 4. More information<br />http://brunelpcclaw.wordpress.com/<br />http://www.brunel.ac.uk/pcc/a-z-occup/students_a-z-occup_law.shtml<br />http://www.brunel.ac.uk/pcc/students/students_employersoncampus_offcampus.shtml#law<br />http://www.onlinebld.com/the_legal_gateway/the_legal_launch_pad_LLP.html<br />

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