Are you qualified to take our OISC Level 1 course?

One of the questions we are frequently asked revolves around whether or not someone is qualified to take our OISC Level 1 course. If this is one of your questions, we may have some good news for you, so keep on reading to learn more.


  • Those who want to increase their knowledge of immigration law and understand how the UK immigration system works, including the terminology used (this includes both lay people and professionals, such as solicitors or paralegals).
  • Those who want to set up their own OISC immigration law firm and run their own business – this gives the option of being fully in charge of one’s professional career.

  • Directors of existing businesses who want to expand into offering immigration law advice and services (such as recruitment agencies, accountancy practices or global mobility firms).
  • Employees of charities who want to become OISC accredited so that they can support asylum seekers or others requiring immigration law advice.

Are there any other requirements for the OISC Level 1 course?

You’ll need to remember the following points:

  • Fundamentally, it is important to have a good grasp of the English language and be able to easily listen to presentations given by our tutors, even though you’ll be reassured to know that our tutors are easy to understand.
  • Our courses are Live Online courses, so you’ll need to make sure you’re free on the day of our OISC Level 1 course. You’ll also need to make sure that you have a working camera and microphone, so that you can participate during the OISC course. Check here for our upcoming OISC courses.
  • Our OISC Level 1 course costs £200.00 at the time of writing. Included in this price is our OISC course handbook and audio recordings of the OISC Level 1 course.
At the end of completing our OISC Level 1 course, delegates receive a certificate from Pacific Legal Training, which is valid for 12 months. This is necessary in order to apply for OISC accreditation.

When is our next OISC Level 1 course?


Where can you find out more information?

Our OISC courses are conducted on a monthly basis, and you can find the details of our latest courses here on our website.

Click Here to discover the compelling reasons for taking OISC Level 1.


If you have any further questions, email our team on or call us on 0800 066 2219. We’ll be happy to hear from you.