There are 22 assessed modules in total across CPQ, of which trainees are expected to study a maximum of 12:
• CPQ Foundation stage consists of five mandatory modules
• CPQ Advanced stage consists of four mandatory modules and one optional module, which the student must select from three options
• CPQ Professional stage consists of one mandatory module and one optional module, which the student must select from nine options.
The choice of module at CPQ Professional stage must be underpinned by the corresponding module at CPQ Advanced stage.
Students must also all complete two Ethics and Professional Responsibility e-learning modules delivered directly by CILEX.
Students wishing to acquire a practice right in Dispute Resolution, Family Litigation or Criminal Litigation will also be required to undertake an Advocacy Course.