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Post Graduate Certificate in General Paralegal Studies

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN GENERAL PARALEGAL STUDIES (PGCGPS) 
Date: 2nd February – 23rd March, 2019 (Saturdays only)
Time: 9am to 5pm each Saturday.
Duration: 8 Saturdays (60hrs)
TRAINING CONTENT:

1. Week 1 to 4
1. Introduction to Paralegal Studies
2. The role of Paralegals in a developing country
3. Paralegals and private law firms
4. Introduction to the Justice Delivery system of Ghana:
5. The courts (specialized divisions, superior and lower)
6. Local Government Act
7. Criminal Offenses Act
8. The Law of Contract (Negotiating and Drafting contractual agreements)
9. Law of Succession
10. Communication Skills for Paralegals
11. Constitutional Law

2. Week 5 to 8
1. Civil and Criminal Justice Jurisdiction
2. Intellectual Property Law
3. Dispute Resolution Processes (Litigation and ADR processes)
4. Overview of Children’s Act
5. Marriages and Divorce in Ghana
6. Domestic Violence Law
7. Immovable Property Law (Land Law) 
8. Legal Research and Legal Writing
9. The Role of Commissioner for Oaths, Administration of Oath and Types of Oaths
10. Ethics of Paralegal Practice and Law Firm Administration
11. The Law of Tort
12. Administrative Law and Legislative Drafting 
TARGET GROUP

1. Lawyers
2. Law Students
3. Union Leaders
4. Religious Leaders
5. Chiefs / Queen mothers
6. Legal Aid Officials
7. CHRAJ Officials
8. Leaders of Political Parties
9. Members of Parliament
10. NGOs
11. Police/Prison Officers
12. Immigration Officers
13. Army Officers
14. Human Resources Managers
15. Journalists
16. Heads of Educational Institutions
17. Private and Public Administrators
18. Businessmen and Corporate Executives.


How to apply: Pick admission form at:
1. IPLS Admissions Office, Resolution Zone, off Amanfrom Road, H/N. 132 Pokuase, Accra or
2. Download application form on: www.iplsghana.com and pay on submission.

CONTACTS:
TEL: 0509634027, 0303960798
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.iplsghana.com
P. O. Box GP22356, Accra

Who We Are

The Institute of Paralegal Training and Leadership Studies - IPLS is a registered private training and development institute under the Laws of Ghana dedicated to the development and promotion of the Alternative Dispute Resolution, Human Rights based approach to development, paralegal studies, etc.

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Get in Touch

IPLS GHANA

Location
Resolution Zone, Off Amanfrom Road, 
Pokuase,H/132 Accra

Call
+233-050-3496-027
+233-0303-960-798

Email
ipls.edu.gh@gmail.com

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