September Edition Qualified Lawyers Transfer Test QLTT The conversion test

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					September 2008 Edition




                         Qualified Lawyers
                         Transfer Test (QLTT)
                         > The conversion test which enables lawyers qualified in certain
                           countries outside England & Wales (as well as UK barristers),
                           to qualify as solicitors.




                         t r aining t o day ’s l awye r s fo r to mor row’s wor ld   www.altior.co.uk
The Qualified Lawyers Transfer Test (QLTT)
 introduction                                                     distance learning
 The QLTT is the SRA approved Test which enables                  Our distance learning programme gives you the
 lawyers qualified in certain jurisdictions outside               flexibility of studying on your own with the
 England and Wales and UK barristers to qualify as                guidance of our specially designed study materials.
 solicitors in England and Wales.
                                                                  Written by practitioners to include sufficient
 The Test covers four main subject areas (known as                content, guidance and support to enable
 Heads). Before sitting the Test all candidates must              candidates to study on their own, we provide
 apply to the SRA for a Certificate of Eligibility.This           distance learning programmes for all Heads of
 Certificate will state which Head(s) a candidate is              the Test.
 required to undertake and any requirement for
 further training.                                                Our distance learning programmes comprise:
                                                                  > Specially written study manuals.
 The Law Society’s website (www.lawsociety.org.uk)
 contains a QLTT section which gives a full list of               > Self assessment questions and answers.
 jurisdictions and lawyers who are eligible to transfer
                                                                  > Case study scenarios, questions and answers.
 under the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Regulations.
                                                                  > Recommended text books (provided within
 The Four Heads of the QLTT are:                                    the fee for the distance learning materials).
 Head I:
 Property
 (Conveyancing and Wills & Probate)
 3 hour written assessment

 Head II:
 Litigation
 (either Civil or Criminal)
 3 hour written assessment

 Head III:
 Professional Conduct & Accounts
 3 hour written assessment

 Head IV:
 Principles of Common Law
 Oral assessment (approx 40 mins)




    The following charges apply to the delivery of distance learning course materials:
                                                                            Number of subjects
    Destination                                 1                         2                     3               4
    UK                                         £10                      £15                    £20             £25
    Europe                                     £40                      £50                    £60             £70
    RoW                                        £80                      £90                   £110             £120



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    revision courses
    We recommend that the distance learning programme be supported by attendance on the one day
    revision course for each of the Heads you intend to undertake on the QLTT. The revision courses are
    designed to reinforce and consolidate the knowledge gained on the distance learning study programmes
    and will give assistance with examination technique.

    Please contact us regarding venues and dates for revision courses.

    QLTT fees
    The registration fee is £235 plus VAT. Once we receive payment, we will provisionally book you on to the
    Head(s) that you need to sit, on a date and at a venue to suit you. A further £80 plus VAT test fee (per test
    for Heads I – III) and/or £195 plus VAT test fee (for Head IV) will be required 28 days before your test(s).
    These fees also secure your place on your relevant test(s).

    You must pay a registration fee of £235 + VAT whether you sit one, two, three or all four Heads with us.
    This entitles you to up to two attempts of the test for each Head. Before you can sit any test for the third
    time, you must pay a further registration fee of £235 + VAT.This entitles you to a further two sittings for
    those Heads which you have yet to pass.You must also pay a test fee of £80 + VAT per Head (and/or £195
    + VAT for Head IV) each time you sit the test, including re-sits.


                                              Distance Learning            Revision             Assessment
                                                  Materials                Course

      Head I:                                    £250 (no VAT)           £225 (+ VAT)           £80 (+ VAT)
      Property (Conveyancing
      and Wills & Probate)

      Head II:                                   £195 (no VAT)           £225 (+ VAT)           £80 (+ VAT)
      Litigation
      (either Civil or Criminal)

      Head III:                                  £195 (no VAT)           £225 (+ VAT)           £80 (+ VAT)
      Professional Conduct
      & Accounts

      Head IV:                                   £195 (no VAT)           £225 (+ VAT)           £195 (+ VAT)
      Principles of Common Law




    assessment venues & dates
    Head I:                        Head II:                  Head III:                  Head IV:
    Cardiff & London               Cardiff & London          Cardiff & London           Cardiff & London
    24 Nov 2008                    25 Nov 2008               26 Nov 2008                27 Nov 2008
    23 Feb 2009                    24 Feb 2009               25 Feb 2009                26 Feb 2009
    18 May 2009                    19 May 2009               20 May 2009                21 May 2009




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booking form
Qualified Lawyers Transfer Test (QLTT)
We wish to make a booking for the delegate(s) named below and enclose cheque for the full amount of £                                                                                               made
payable to altior.
Please tick all boxes that apply
    Registration fee at £235 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Head I: Property
    Distance learning materials @ £250 (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Conveyancing,Wills & Probate - revision course @ £225 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Assessment fee @ £80 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £

    Head II: Litigation
    Civil Litigation - distance learning materials @ £195 (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Civil Litigation - revision course @ £225 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Criminal Litigation - distance learning materials @ £195 (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Criminal Litigation - revision course @ £225 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Assessment fee @ £80 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £

    Head III: Professional Conduct & Accounts
    Distance learning materials @ £195 (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Revision course @ £225 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Assessment fee @ £80 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £

    Head IV: Principles of Common Law - Oral Head
    Distance learning materials @ £195 (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Revision course @ £225 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Assessment fee @ £195 (plus VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £


    Postage for distance learning materials (no VAT) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Plus VAT at 17.5% (where applicable) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £
    Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £

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Return this form to: Kaplan altior, 136 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 1DJ. dx: 33035 Cardiff 1.
tel: 029 2045 1000. fax: 029 2045 9900. e-mail: info@altior.co.uk. www.altior.co.uk



tel: 029 2045 1000                                                                                     w w w. a l t i o r. c o . u k
                      How to book
                       by telephone, email & fax:
                       Call Jan Tiley on 029 2045 1000, email jan@altior.co.uk or
                       fax 029 2045 9900.
                       You may pay by debit/credit card over the telephone or send a cheque
                       (payable to altior) by post the same day.

                       by post:
                       Complete and send the booking form to the address below, together
“ The revision         with your cheque (payable to altior).
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understand”            Kaplan altior will endeavour to accommodate delegates with disabilities,
                       specific learning difficulties or with medical conditions which affect their
Deborah von Kohler,    studies or the sitting of examinations. Please discuss your needs with us
delegate               asap.
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                       terms & conditions apply - see www.altior.co.uk
                       Details correct as at date of print - September 2008

                       * To be used only to advise delegates of late course changes.
                       ** Please only include an email address if it is a suitable address (i.e reliable and regularly
“All members           checked, not temporary) for us to send important course and other information to.


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                       Kaplan altior, 136 Newpor t Road,
                       Cardiff. CF24 1DJ (dx: 33035 Cardiff 1)
                       tel: 029 2045 1000
                       fax: 029 2045 9900
                       email: info@altior.co.uk
                       www.altior.co.uk


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