NALA Continuing Education

Certified Paralegal Exam

The NALA Certifying Board hopes to expand testing areas for the Certified Paralegal Exam.  As of now, there are eight PSI testing centers in Virginia, including one in Richmond.  Locations can be found on the NALA web site.

Filing Deadlines:


Application Filing Deadline

Late Application Filing Deadline
(Must be received by with
$25 late filing fee)

September 1-30

August 1

 August 10

January 1-31

December 1

 December 10

May 1-31

April 1

April 10

Facts & Findings (a NALA publication)

Facts & Findings has been discounted to affiliate non-members.  RPA members are eligible for a special rate of $25 for an annual subscription (a $10 savings).  To take advantage of this special rate, email

NALA Campus Live!

Registration fees are $80 per course for NALA members, and $105 for non-members.  Members can use their $80 gift certificate for a course or to help defray the cost of any NALA educational program.

Each course lasts from 90 minutes to two hours.  Courses range from practice tips to substantive law topics.  Many of the courses are suitable as preparation for the Certified Paralegal Exam.  For more information, go to where you can find course abstracts, dates and times of presentations, and background on instructors.

In addition to NALA Campus Live!, NALA offers NALA Campus Self Study.  These continuing education courses are available on your schedule, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  You can find more information at

Non-profit association of paralegals in Richmond, Virginia