Fundamentals of Civil Drafting


(inclusive of all taxes)


  • 5+ learning hours of content suited for self learning
  • Watch practical learning videos created by experts
  • Benefit from an adaptive virtual classroom environment
  • Sharpen your skills with application-based exercises
  • Get certified at nominal cost


This course will teach you how to draft the whole range of critical documents involved in civil suits,including plaint documents, written statements, affidavits and much more.It will also cover the fundamental aspects of civil procedure. Created by expert practitioners, this course willgive you a practical understanding of the essential principles of drafting for civil matters, while also explaining the nature and relevance of the documents required at every stage of a typical civil suit.

What you will learn? 

  • How civil courts function
  • The basic rules of procedure under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • How to structure plaint documents
  • How to draft written statements and ancillary documents
  • How to draft affidavits
  • How to draft interlocutory applications
  • How to draft first, second and miscellaneous appeals
  • How to draft writ petitions, statements of objection and rejoinders

What do you need? 

  • This course would be generally recommended for junior law students and young legal professionals
  • Other than that, a standard Internet/data connection along with a computer/laptop/smartphone/tablet is enough to get you started!

Exam and certification

In addition to unit wise practice exercises, this course offers a Course Completion Test (CCT). To qualify for the CCT, a learner has to complete more than 90% of the course. The CCT is conducted online to provide maximum flexibility to the learner. Based on the results of the CCT, a learner will be given a certificate, which is recognised by various employers in the legal industry.



  • 1. General Introduction to Civil Drafting

  • 2. Commencing Adjudicatory Proceedings at the Trial Stage

  • 3. Written statements and ancillary matters about pleadings in adjudications at the first instance

  • 4. Affidavits

  • 5. Interlocutory Proceedings before Trial Courts

  • 6. Drafting First Appeals

  • 7. Second Appeals, Miscellaneous Appeals, and Evidentiary Affidavits

  • 8. Writ Proceedings before the High Courts


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