Certified Paralegal Review Course – Summer 2018

Course Cost: Only $295!  This course includes five afternoons of instructor-led review with guidance and feedback on practice essays and simulated test questions.  Students must separately register, and pay, for the exam directly with NALA.  Students in this review course can then take the exam at Phoenix College on special, designated testing days.  This special testing opportunity is for students in this review course only. 


This review course will help prepare you for the Certified Paralegal (CP) exam offered by the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA).  The course covers all required areas of the exam.


There are two simple steps to preparing for the exam:


  1. Register and pay for this review course with Phoenix College.

  2. Register and pay the examination fees for the Certified Paralegal exam directly with NALA before NALA’s published deadlineEveryone must do this. Visit NALA’s website at www.nala.org for details.  Click here for NALA’s application and for information on the application process. 


The review course is open to everyone.  Paralegal students at Phoenix College must have completed their program in May of 2018 to be eligible to take the exam in July.  If you are still taking classes this summer to complete your program then you cannot take the test in July but instead will take it during the next testing period in October.


The review portion of the course will meet at from 12:30-5:30 pm on the following days: 6/2, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30
The location for the course will be at the Phoenix College Center for Healthcare Education, 3144 N. 7th Avenue.


The Knowledge Test portion of the exam will be conducted July 7 from 12:00-3:30 p.m.
The Skills portion (written essay) of the exam will be conducted July 21 from 12:00-3:30 p.m.


Review Course Material:


The textbook for the course is the Certified Paralegal Review Manual, THIRD edition. ISBN #: 9781418031978

Do not get the newer Fourth Edition, it does not have what you need.  Get a used copy of the THIRD edition.  There are dozens of them for sale on Amazon for less than $50.


Another text, commonly referred to as the "Study Guide," we do not recommend that you purchase.  Skip the “Study Guide.”


REGISTRATION BEGINS MARCH 5: To register call 602-285-7222, Monday-Thursday, 8:00-5:00, and tell them you would like to register for the SUMMER 2018 non-credit class number 17835 - Certified Paralegal Review.  Payment is due upon registration. For more information email us at: paralegal@phoenixcollege.edu and include your student number in any email message.


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