Residential Conveyancing for Support Staff 2023

Due to popular demand, we are delighted to offer a sixth instalment of 12 one-hour webinars aimed at residential conveyancing support staff. The first session is on Monday 27th February and repeats on a weekly basis until 15th May 2023.

The course provides an in-depth examination of the law and procedure in the conveyancing process and has been specifically developed for secretarial staff, paralegals, conveyancing support staff as well as qualified lawyers wanting to retrain in residential conveyancing.

It is also appropriate for anyone engaged in the residential conveyancing process, who needs or desires an insight into the mechanics and legal principles involved in modern residential conveyancing.

Over a twelve-week duration, the course will explore practice, procedure, tips and traps for the unwary. The training is delivered by Ian Quayle, who is an experienced conveyancer with over 15 years of training experience.


Webinar content

Webinar 1, Introduction: 27 February, 10am-11am

Getting started, taking instructions, money laundering, dealing with residential clients

Webinar 2, Acting for the Seller: 6 March, 10am-11am

Obtaining and checking the title, dealing with the TA forms and drafting the contract, preparing the contract bundle

Webinar 3, Acting for the Buyer: 13 March, 10am-11am

Checking the contract bundle, searches, enquiries, client inspection, and acting for lenders

Webinar 4, Exchanging Contracts: 20 March, 10am-11am

Preparing for exchange, the mechanics of exchange, protecting the contract

Webinar 5, Preparing for Completion – Acting for the seller: 28 March, 11.15am-12.15pm

Completing TA13, approving the transfer, preparing completion statements, dealing with notices and restrictions

Webinar  6, Preparing for Completion – Acting for the Buyer: 3 April, 10am-11am

Drafting the transfer, pre-completion searches, dealing with the lender, preparation of completion statements and advising the client

Webinar 7, Completion and Completion Day Problems: 10 April, 10am-11am

The Law Society Code for completion by post, dealing with undertakings, practical issues including the transmission of funds, advising clients and what to do if things go wrong – notices to complete, rescission and other steps

Webinar 8, Post Completion: 17 April, 10am-11am

Acting for the seller – discharging charges, compliance with undertakings

Acting for the buyer – SDLT returns, registration of dispositions

Webinar 9, Land Registration Issues: 24 April, 10am-11am

Boundaries, notices, restrictions, adverse possession, and problem areas

Webinar 10, Leasehold Conveyancing: 2 May, 10am-11am

A Comparison between freehold and leasehold transactions

Webinar 11, Drafting issues: 9 May, 1pm-2pm

Basic drafting points and construction/interpretation issues

Webinar 12, Avoiding Negligence: 15 May, 11.15am-12.15pm

Avoiding negligence in Residential Conveyancing


Thanks to our specialist systems, we are able to provide you with recordings and course materials which allow you to refer back to your training at any time should you wish to do so. Alternatively, if you are unable to attend the live webinar these facilities mean that you don’t have to worry about missing out and you can go about your day, reassured by the knowledge that you can carry out your required training at a time convenient to you.

Purchases can be made at any time during this series, if live webinars are missed, training will need to completed by watching the recordings provided.

A certificate of completion is also provided for delegates booking this event.

Cost is £300.00 plus VAT per person.

Have an enquiry? Call 07379 134 942 or email


Feb 27 2023 - May 15 2023


Nb. This is a series with various dates and times
10:00 am - 11:00 am



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