Office Administration and Client Care

Online Course for Legal Practitioners and Support Staff
About this online course

This course focuses on how a law firm operates and the skills required for effective office administration. Participants will learn, amongst other things, about the tasks of the office administrator, effective communication, personnel management and client care. This one-month course is presented online exclusively and there are no contact sessions.

Course dates

12 August to 20 September 2024 |  Registration closure: 2 August 2024

Who should register?

The course is essential for all legal practitioners who intend to open their own practices and all legal support staff. It will also benefit practitioners who are currently practising in their own firms. The course will impart a sound understanding of the basic business principles that will assist a practitioner to conduct a successful and profitable legal practice.

Course presentation

This course is conducted online and all communication is done via eLEADer, LEAD’s online learning portal. The material is presented in an interactive format, supplemented by downloadable written material. The training is intensive and demanding and requires hard work and dedication. To enhance the learning experience, there is an online discussion platform where you can interact with other participants. In addition, the course facilitator will be available online at given times. This course is presented in English only and all assignments must be submitted in English.

Cost of the course

R 1 910 per person (VAT inclusive)

How to register
Kindly note that you can only register online and that there are limited spaces available. Participants should register 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: Surname, name, and cell number


Registration open soon

Once you have successfully registered to participate, you will receive confirmation that LEAD has received your registration documentation. A confirmation e-mail will be sent to you within five days after the closing date of registrations.

Contact the course administrator

For more information about this online course, email 
Please note we communicate only via email.

Why train online?

Train in your own time and setting | The course material is in electronic format | Online courses are more cost-effective than attendance ones | Save in transport costs since there are no contact sessions.

Course Dates

Registration fee: R1910

12 August to 20 September 2024




Online Course