CPLED for Students




The Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education (CPLED) Program is the bar admission course in Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.

In Alberta, the Legal Education Society of Alberta (LESA) delivers the CPLED Program on behalf of the Law Society of Alberta.

2019/2020 CPLED Program


Please review the following information regarding the 2019/2020 year:

Learn what it takes to become a successful articling student from the Honourable Justice J.E.L. Côté.


In some cases, students may have individual needs that necessitate an accommodation, an excused absence, a deferral, scheduling change, or withdrawal from the CPLED Program. More information about these options can be found in the Student Guide. To submit an application for your individual need, complete the applicable form below:

For questions about the CPLED Program, contact Craig Edhart.

2020/2021 CPLED Program

Registration for Practice Readiness Education Program (PREP) will open in March 2020. For questions about the PREP Program, contact admin@cpled.ca. For more information visit, cpled.ca