Bar Professional Training
With many ways to enhance your career
prospects, excellent tuition and outstanding support, our Bar
Training Course (BTC) is a firm foundation for success as a
Part of the vocational component of training for the Bar of England and Wales, it covers the advocacy skills, and detailed knowledge of the law, required to be able to confidently work with clients and present legal cases in court.
We place a strong emphasis on personal and academic support, giving you regular contact with your personal tutor at all stages, to support you with the rigorous demands of the course, alongside access to extensive university-wide resources.
Our well-established links to the local and national Chambers and Bar also open the door to significant career-enhancing opportunities, such as competitions, mock pupillage interviews, career talks, guest lectures and pro bono work, all designed to help you gain maximum value from your training.
To provide students with as much flexibility as possible, we offer several options for undertaking the BTC. You can view the options below: