3 Ways Your Employer Can Support Your QLTS Studies

There’s no way around it: studying for the QLTS, working full-time and maintaining commitments outside work is a big ask in terms of discipline and time management. The financial cost is also significant, taking into account study materials, assessment fees and travel and logistics costs. Upcoming changes will allow the MCT to be sat outside […]

Should you Study for the QLTS Assessments While Working?

“Should I study full-time or squeeze preparation in around work?” Qualified Lawyer Transfer Scheme (QLTS) candidates across the world regularly grapple with this question. Without doubt, it is one of the most common initial enquiries we receive from those looking to take their legal career to the next level through dual-qualification as an English solicitor […]

Introducing the OSCE Toolkit – Everything You Need to Know about the OSCE Assessment

Every year, hundreds of international lawyers worldwide seek to enhance their careers by dual-qualifying as English solicitors via the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS). The QLTS involves two assessments; the Multiple Choice Test (MCT) and Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). MCT: This seems familiar… Many QLTS candidates aren’t phased by the structure and format of […]

5 Reasons Why You Need to Know Both LexisLibrary and Westlaw for the OSCE Assessment

What is the OSCE The Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS) is designed by the SRA to assess the knowledge and skills of lawyers qualified outside of England & Wales, to gauge their suitability to be admitted as solicitors. One of the ways the SRA does this is through the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), which […]

QLTS Exemptions from Elements of the SRA Assessments

Who can apply for QLTS exemptions? If you are a lawyer currently considering taking the QLTS assessments to become an English solicitor, and have been thinking about applying to the SRA to get exemptions from one or more of the elements of the assessment, this article is for you. According to the SRA Qualified Lawyers […]

Live Webinar – How to Succeed on the QLTS Assessments – Sunday, November 3, 2013

Live QLTS Webinar – Sunday, November 3, 2013 – 4.00pm-5.00pm (GMT) QLTS School is the premier provider of QLTS courses and consulting services for the QLTS assessments. We are the only provider that offers preparation courses for the MCT and OSCE assessments. We have been offering our services since the commencement of the QLTS in […]

Live Webinar – How to Succeed on the QLTS Assessments – Sunday, October, 2013

Live QLTS Webinar – Sunday, October 6, 2013 – 4.00pm-5.00pm (GMT) QLTS School is the premier provider of QLTS courses and consulting services for the QLTS assessments. We are the only provider that offers preparation courses for the MCT and OSCE assessments. We have been offering our services since the commencement of the QLTS in […]

Question of the Week – Income Tax

This time the question is on Income Tax, which is traditionally considered as one of the more complex areas in the MCT assessment. Question: A person who was born in 1973 has income of £60,000 from employment and £30,000 from savings during the 2013-2014 tax year. Due to an administrative error, the bank incorrectly deducted […]

New personalised QLTS MCT study plan offering already a hit!

Preparation for the MCT Assessment New MCT package gives candidates a flying start to their QLTS preparation thanks to a personal consultation and customised initial study plan. In December last year, we quietly revamped our MCT packages, adding new features. As we’ve been flat out updating course content, we didn’t announce the new packages straight […]

Question of The Week – Human Rights

“What is the law” questions should, in theory, be quite easy; after all, you simply have to choose the answer that correctly states the law, right? Unfortunately, it’s not always that simple. Many “what is the law” questions will generally present answer choices that all broadly state the general principle but which vary in respect […]

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