Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice

College of Law, The

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 03155A (NSW)

Practical Legal Training (PLT) is a structured training program designed to help students develop the practical, day-to-day skills they will need as an entry-level lawyer. Completion of a PLT program is the second essential step to being admitted as a lawyer - the first being the law degree. After completing the PLT, students will be awarded a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (GDLP). This means they will be eligible to apply for admission as a legal practitioner in their state or territory.

Designed for

Law graduates seeking to complete Practical Legal Training for admission purposes


The course consists of 3 components: coursework, work experience and continuing professional education.


  • Legal practice

Standard entry requirements

Bachelor of Laws or equivalent

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.
Related careers

Become a member

Already a member? Login Forgot password?

Join the conversation