Basic Conveyancing Online Course

BASIC CONVEYANCING  |  3-Day online course
27, 28 and 29 September 2023   | 13:00 – 15:30
Get practical background on the work of a conveyancing assistant 

About this course and what the programme includes

The aim of this course is to provide a practical background on the work of a conveyancing assistant. Upon completion of the course, attendees should be able to cope better on their own in this fast-paced environment since the training is practice-orientated.

Attendees will gain a better understanding of conveyancing and will obtain the tools to enable them to handle the registration of a property transaction more efficiently.

Course content

Immovable property, ownership and real rights | Land use | Property descriptions in title deeds | Freehold, leasehold and sectional titles | Sectional Titles | The Deeds Office, the Conveyancer and the Conveyancing Paralegal | FICA | Transfer duty | Marriages | The conveyancing process | Subdivisions and Consolidations | Responsibilities | Lodgment covers | After lodgment | After registration | Statement of account (Transfer)

What previous students said:

•    ‘The course was very enlightening and informative.’
•    ‘The presentation was excellent.’
•    ‘This was very helpful.’
•    ‘The course is very informative and although I have been working in this line for a few years now’
•    ‘It was useful for me as I am a non-practicing attorney with no conveyancing background.’

Mike Gregory was admitted as a conveyancer and notary public in 1982. He started lecturing to attorneys wishing to write the conveyancing exam in 1993 and continues to do so for LEAD. He compiled the course material for the exam preparation course. Mr Gregory practices for his own account as a conveyancer dealing with township developments, transfers, mortgage bonds and general conveyancing transactions. He is also admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales where he has practised for a number of years.

27 – 29 September 2023 | 13:00 – 15:30Closing date for registrations: 26 September 2023Certification
All sessions are mandatory to qualify for a certificate.
Who should register?

Office professionals who wish to achieve greater efficiency and work competently in a legal practice or individuals who want to enter the legal field. 


Registration fee categories (including VAT):

  • Practising legal practitioners and other staff from legal firms: R 2 200 per person.
  • Non-practising legal practitioners/others: R 3 100 per person.
How to register

Kindly note that you can only register online and that there are limited places available. Participants should be registered individually to enable the system to generate a unique username and password for each person.

Payment should be made by electronic funds transfer (EFT) only. Remember to upload the proof of payment (PDF) in step 2(Online registration form)LSSA banking details: Account name: Law Society of South Africa | Bank: FNB Pretoria | Branch code: 251445 | Account no: 6200 9641 079 | Reference: BC, Your Initials, Surname


Once you have successfully registered to participate, you will receive a system-generated confirmation e-mail that we have received your registration documentation. You will receive a link (Microsoft Teams) to the course at least 24 hours before the course starts. Read the instructions in the e-mail carefully and test your link (Microsoft Teams) to the course page at least 20 minutes before it starts.
For more information about this course contact Yolanda Singh:

Email: | Please note we only communicate via e-mail should you need more information.

Terms and Conditions

·        The LSSA will not accept liability if the fees are not paid into the designated LSSA bank account.

·        The course is conducted in English only.

·        The course will be delivered through MS TEAMS. Please ensure that you have MS TEAMS installed on your computer prior to the commencement of the course.

·        You will receive the material as well as the link to the course via email, +-24 hours before commencement of the course.  If you do not receive the said email, look in your junk mail folder. If it is not there, contact Yolanda Singh on

·        No cancellations will be accepted after the course material and link have been shared. Participants who do not cancel timeously and/or fail to attend the webinar will forfeit the amount paid towards this course.

·        Should you need to cancel your registration, you need to do so in writing before the course link and material are shared. No cancelation will be accepted after it has been made available and failure to comply with this will result in the full fee being charged.

·        LEAD might record the course for QA purposes. According to Company policy and copyright protection, recordings or the PowerPoint presentation will not be made available after the course.

·        LSSA/LEAD shall have the right in its sole discretion to postpone or cancel tuition in any programme initially advertised and offered based on insufficient demand. Should LSSA/LEAD cancel the proposed training, registered delegates will be given reasonable notice of the cancellation and all fees paid by the delegate will be refunded.

LEAD’s training offers

LEAD is one of the largest providers of legal and professional education in South Africa and has been accredited as a legal education provider by the Legal Practice Council for 2023. LEAD provides access to quality learning that is relevant, accessible and affordable. LEAD offers an extensive range of learning activities and training options.

Course Dates


Registration fee categories (including VAT):

  • Practising legal practitioners and other staff from legal firms: R 2 200 per person.

Non-practising legal practitioners/others: R 3 100 per person.

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