The course in notarial practice involves...

Two types of course

An Attendance Course in Notarial Practice for those who prefer to receive study guidance by attending lectures to prepare for the notarial examination.

A Self-study Course for those who prefer to study on their own, without attending lectures.

Features of the Attendance Course

Lectures are offered at Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.

A special discount is available on the registration fee for those who register early.

English learners may attend Afrikaans lectures with English notes and vice versa, on condition that it is specifically indicated as such upon registration.

If you have previously registered for the Self-study Course and owe your own set of notes and want to attend the lectures, or previously attended the course and want to do it again, you are welcome to contact us for a quotation to register for the attendance course.

Features of the Self-study Course

Register at any time. There is no cut-off date for registration. The only target date is the examination date.

Trusted courses

These courses have been used for more than ten years by legal practitioners throughout the country and in Namibia with great success. They are trusted courses as can be seen from the comments received.

Characteristics of the course material

  • The notes were written as an aid in preparing for the examination in notarial practice.
  • It was written for learners who have had no exposure to notarial work.
  • It is the most comprehensive set of notes available to prepare for this examination.
  • It consists of one part of explanatory notes and one part of practical examples.
  • It is available in either English or Afrikaans.
  • The notes are marketed in loose leaf format, with a supplement service at additional cost, so that the notes can be updated with the latest amendments.
  • Relevant questions and model answers are incorporated in the notes.
  • The same study notes are used for both the self-study and the attendance course.

Dates for attendance

The dates can be viewed under register attendance.

Closing date for registration

Note: Registrations close one week before commencement of a course. An additional fee of R290 is payable for late registrations at Durban and Cape Town.

Lecturer

The lectures are offered by Erinda Frantzen, an attorney, conveyancer and notary public in the office of Gawie le Roux.


 Attendance

R4,500 or
R4,100 for early registration

Register for Attendance

 Self-study

R3,600

Register for Self-study

Course Content

The prescribed syllabus for the notarial examination is being covered in the following parts and chapters

Part 1 - Explanatory Notes

Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - The notarial deed
Chapter 3 - Powers of attorney
Chapter 4 - Antenuptial contracts
Chapter 5 - Notarial bonds
Chapter 6 - Servitudes
Chapter 7 - Notarial deeds in respect of sectional title                   schemes
Chapter 8 - Notarial lease agreements
Chapter 9 - Wills
Chapter 10 - Trusts
Chapter 11 - Donations
Chapter 12 - Bills of exchange and promissory notes
Chapter 13 - Maritime bonds and sea protests

Part 2 - Examples

The 2011 brochure is not available at present. The information on our website is correct and up to date.