Welcome to ACL Training
The sole CLSB-accredited provider of courses leading to qualification as a Costs Lawyer
Costs Lawyer Professional Qualification (CLPQ)
ACL Training offers a complete programme of study leading to academic qualification as a Costs Lawyer.
Our new qualification is a 2 year, part time course, delivered predominantly online. All modules are compulsory, unless exemptions apply.
Year 1 components
Contract Law; Law of Tort; Civil Litigation; Professional Standards & Ethics
Year 2 components
Costs Pleading & Process; Legal Aid; Practice & Procedure in Specialist Forums; The Lawyer-Client Relationship & Funding Arrangements; Costs Advocacy
September and February admissions
There will be two entry points for the new qualification each year, in September and February.
February 2024 intake for CLPQ is now closed
Admissions for February 2024 intake are no longer being accepted. The application window for September 2024 intake will be announced soon.