Course Details

CA 0017 Introduction to Legal Office Procedures and Practices

Description:
This course offers an introduction to the legal system and the Legal Assistant’s role in a law office. Students will learn how to perform administrative duties while recognizing the importance of confidentiality, client privilege and professionalism.

 Topics will include:
  •    the Legal office environment and the Canadian Justice System
  •    managing a client file
  •    processing legal correspondence and forms
  •    billing procedures
  •    effective client communication
  •    legal terminology

 In order to successfully complete the course, students must earn a grade of 75% or better and have a minimum of 85% attendance and active participation in class.  
 Instructor: Melodie Chalifoux 

Session: A (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: October 16 - December 11
Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
Monday6:00PM - 9:00PMUnknown
Wednesday6:00PM - 9:00PMUnknown
Cost: $695.00 + GST
Notes:  Registration Deadline: September 24

No Class: November 11


Session: B (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: October 16 - December 11
Cost: $110.00 + GST
Notes:  Required Textbook