Practice Management Course

Completion of the Practice Management Course (PMC) is a requirement for all legal practitioners who wish to obtain a Principal Practising Certificate and practise as a principal in Queensland.  

The focus of the PMC is to successfully transition you from employed solicitor to principal, prepare you for entering a partnership, starting your own firm as a sole practitioner or becoming an ILP Legal Practitioner Director.

Why the QLS Practice Management Course?

Find out why you want to complete your PMC Course with QLS. 

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Course Dates

To express your interest in registering for courses not yet open for registration, contact the PMC team on advising of your preferred date and we will notify you when registrations open in 2022. For any queries please refer to our FAQ page.

Sole Practitioner to Small Practice Focus

Tailored for practitioners who currently practice in, or intend to practice in, a legal practice of less than 20 practising certificate holders.

  • Monday 14 - Friday 18 February 2022
  • Monday 9 - Friday 13 May 2022

Medium to Large Practice Focus

Tailored for practitioners who currently practice in, or intend to practice in, a legal practice with 20 or more practising certificate holders.

  • Monday 21 - Friday 25 March 2022

PMC Workshop Structure

The course is held over five days and includes a number of assessments that need to be completed. 

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Key assessment items

As part of the requirements for the PMC, participants are required to pass four assessment items

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Meet the facilitators

Our PMC facilitators are responsible for delivering expert knowledge on all aspects of legal practice. 

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Member $2,100*
Non-member $2,400

* Member pricing is only applicable for QLS Full members. 

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FAQs about PMC

We answer your frequently asked questions about getting started, doing the course and what happens after completing PMC. 

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Ready to enrol?

Click through to find out about the online enrolment process or to express your interest for a course not yet open for registration. 

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Rules and Requirements

Deferment and Exemption Applications 

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