This certificate program can help you get an entry-level position as a legal secretary – or, if you already have a position, it can upgrade your already existing skills.
You will complete a single comprehensive course that will improve your knowledge of:
- Legal terminology
- Court structure
- Calendar Control
- The digital legal environment
- The discovery process
- Citation form and structure
- Electronic court filing
- And more.
It is recommended students have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and must have knowledge or working a computer, Microsoft office products including Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Students must also know how to use the internet and have daily access to the internet and a printer.
We also recommend you attend an optional information session, scheduled at the beginning of each semester.
The cost of the program is $2,199 which includes your books, materials and web support access.