Certificate of Property Law and Conveyancing

Course Overview

If you want to embark upon a new career in conveyancing, the Certificate of Property Law and Conveyancing is an introductory program that will provide you with the fundamental knowledge required to move into entry level conveyancing roles. Written in plain English, this online conveyancing course will explore the legal principles of property law that relate to the conveyancing process.  The Certificate of Property Law and Conveyancing introduces students to how the law of contract is applied to contracts for the sale of property, the searches that need to be done, and what forms have to be lodged, as well as providing you with an overview of a conveyancing transaction from initial instructions to settlement.

This online conveyancing course is ideal for those who wish to work in a legal office, conveyancing department or office in an entry-level capacity as law clerk or paralegal. While not specific to any state or territory, this course gives an overview of the theories, methods and doctrines that are relevant and applicable to all states.

Course Topics
  • Introduction to Conveyancing
    Conveyancing Process
    The Participants
    The Purchaser
    The Representatives
    The Agent
    Types of Title
    Buying a Property
    Land Tax and Stamp Duty
    Contract of Sale
    Contract Law
    Elements of a Valid Contract
    Types of Contracts
    Simple Contracts
    Executed and Executory Contracts
    Cash Contracts
    Terms Contract
    Open Contracts
    Implied terms
    Intention of the Parties
    Terms of the Contract
    Certainty of Terms
    Undue Influence
    Unconscionable Conduct
    Legality of Purpose
    Rescission and Other Remedies
    Damages and Compensation
    Specific Performance
    Vendor’s Responsibilties
    Special Conditions
    Cooling Off Provisions
    General Conditions
    Title Searches
    Requisitions and Disclosures
    Acceptance of Title
    Duty to Disclose
    Physical Inspections
    Liability of Authorities
    Vendor’s Statements
    Settlement Worksheets
    Standard Property Searches
Course Format and Duration

This course is delivered completely ONLINE via our elearning system, with printed materials available for purchase (optional). The course is available for you to complete at your own pace. Approximately 50 total nominal hours.

Elearning Access

12 months’ eLearning access, with free extensions available.


Written assignments and exercises, including short-answer questions, reports/essays and projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment.

Course Fees

To view the current course fees, please click on the Enrol Now button below and select the pricing option on the course enrolment page. (Select your preferred pricing from the drop down box, either full-up front payment or pay by installments.)

Become fully trained and improve your employment opportunities
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
Access to high-quality courses written by industry experts;
Interactive simulations for many programs;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
7 day administrative, tutor and technical support;
Easy to understand course content;
Twelve (12) months to complete the course;
Certificate/Statement of Attainment issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
Tax deductible in most cases* See your tax advisor.


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