Insight, Strategy, Action.

providing research, training & management advice to law firms
throughout Australasia for the past 30 Years.

NSW Practice Management Course

A practice management course to meet the requirements of the Law Society of New South Wales

We offer four distinct courses that satisfy the requirements of the Law Society of New South Wales for solicitors seeking an unrestricted practising certificate.

3 Day Program

Conducted over three consecutive days to minimise disruption to your schedule.

Sole Principals / Incorporated Legal Practice Program

Small Firms/ 2 – 34 Principals Program

Corporate & Government Solicitors Program

Large Firms (35+) Program


Participants will be asked to complete the following assessment tasks:

  • Written business plan utilising the FMRC Planning Template
  • Online Ethics and Professional Responsibility test
  • Online Trust Accounting test
  • Online Risk Management and Compliance test

Participants who don’t achieve satisfactory assessment results will receive additional coaching to ensure that they meet the required standard.


How you will benefit

Enjoy a refreshing, practical, no-nonsense approach to adult learning. You will:

  • Know the practice management strategies and methods used by successful law firms.
  • Have the opportunity to discuss contemporary practice management issues with experienced legal business advisers.


Download a brochure

Click here to download a detailed brochure for the NSW Practice Management Course

Click here to download Fax Rego

 Venue & Time

Institute of Chartered Accountants, 33 Erskine Street, Sydney.  All courses run from 8.30 am – 6.00 pm on all three days.


One of the requirements of The Law Society of New South Wales to satisfy the removal of Condition 3 from a practising certificate.

Satisfactory Completion

Satisfactory completion of the course requires prompt attendance at all sessions.  Should circumstances preclude attendance at any session, delegates are able to complete these sessions at a future course.


These tax deductible courses enable attendees to claim 10 MCLE points.

Workshop Fee

$1,750 for all courses excluding the Large Firms course, which is $2,000 (all are GST free). The fee covers all tuition and a dedicated course manual. It also covers lunch on each day.

Transfer, Cancellation And Refunds

FMRC reserves the right to cancel workshops due to insufficient registrations. We recognise that busy practitioners lead busy lives. Should you wish to transfer your enrolment to a future course we will facilitate this at no charge. If your circumstances change and you wish to cancel your enrollment prior to the commencement of the course, we will refund any fees paid. Registrations cancelled within one week of a workshop incur an administration charge. Should you find yourself unable to complete the program in full, you are welcome to attend any future program, within a twelve month period to complete your requirements at no additional cost.