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Licensed conveyancer

Responsible for legal matters relating to the transfer of ownership of land or property, managing client portfolios and providing conveyancing legal services.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

None specified.

What apprentices will learn
  • how to provide legal services, including advice and guidance
  • assessing legal, regulatory and commercial risk
  • prioritising and planning appropriate actions for a business and in a client's best interests
  • effectively managing dealings with other lawyers and professional third parties
  • managing clients and their expectations
  • managing legal files, case management and accounting systems
  • drafting and reviewing legal documents relating to property and land transactions
  • comprehensive knowledge of the principles of law applicable to conveyancing
  • professional ethics, codes of conduct and regulatory arrangements

Apprentices will have to complete a recognised Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) qualifications.

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C).

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) 0345 213 5188
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.