Category "Legal & Law"

  • Computers in the Law Office

    This course provides you with comprehensive, up-to-date information on the use of technology by paralegals in all types of legal organizations. Computers in the Law Office describes basic computer concepts as well as more complex skills and software programs. This course covers important topics such as an updated discussion of electronic discovery, Internet legal/factual research, legal timekeeping and billing, litigation support software, and case management and docket control software.
  • Legal Transcription Specialist Program

    Our Legal Transcription Specialist not only trains individuals how to transcribe the information, but focuses on understanding the law for a more comprehensive and law focused career. Legal transcription specialists train to convert audio dictation by legal professionals and other recordings from legal cases into the printed word. Legal transcriptions may work for legal services companies, government agency or law firms as employees or as independent contractors. 
  • Legal Assistant/Secretary Specialist + Microsoft Office 2016 Program

    Legal Assistants coordinate office activities for Attorneys or Administrative Law Examiners. Legal Assistants perform a variety of legal secretarial duties such as scheduling hearings, preparing legal documents, docketing cases and providing data and direction to others. The work requires knowledge of legal, secretarial, and office practices. Our Legal Secretary Specialist program takes the training to another level for individuals looking to work in a legal office setting.
  • Legal Assistant/Secretary Associate Program

    Legal Assistants Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings. It is imperative that legal assistants have the proper administrative skills as well as understand the law. Our Legal Secretary Associate program is for individuals looking to work in a legal office setting, and teach the necessary skills to perform the job successfully while understanding the law.
  • Paralegal Professional Program

    Paralegals help lawyers prepare for hearings, trials, and corporate meetings.  However, their specific duties may vary depending on the size of the firm or organization. Our Paralegal course will engage student’s in the study of the law and what it means to a Paralegal.
  • Terrorism and Homeland Security

    In this course you will learn how terrorism arises and how it functions. We discuss the most sophisticated, cutting-edge theories of the world's best terrorist analysts, while also focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today. We will take a journey through the history of terrorism; from the ethnic, nationalistic, and separatist perspectives on international terrorism, along with religious and ideological terrorism to discussions on domestic terrorism, homeland security, and future trends.
  • Paralegal 1: An Introduction

    Paralegal 1: An Introduction uses real-world examples to cover all the topics a student needs to know to prepare for their paralegal career. Topics covered include career development, ethics and professional responsibility, pretrial preparation, trial proceedings, and legal interviewing and investigation. Learn guidelines for performing legal research and analysis and standards for legal communications and writing. Take the steps to develop your Paralegal career today! 
  • Understanding the Law

    The US legal system plays an ever-increasing role in our lives. Our Understanding the Law course helps you become engaged in the study of US law by examining how various aspects of law affect individuals.  We use hypothetical and real world examples to illustrate important points of the law and to inspire insight. This course also incorporates extensive coverage of ethical issues, consumer rights, employee rights and family law.
  • Paralegal 3: Advanced

    The US legal system plays an ever-increasing role in our lives. Our Understanding the Law course helps you become engaged in the study of US law by examining how various aspects of law affect individuals.  We use hypothetical and real world examples to illustrate important points of the law and to inspire insight. This course also incorporates extensive coverage of ethical issues, consumer rights, employee rights and family law.
  • Paralegal 2: Intermediate

    The Paralegal: Intermediate course provides you with an in-depth look into legal principles and effective methods for legal writing. This course will help you learn how to analyze statutes, identify core issues and key facts, and how to apply case law to various situations. A comprehensive look into the fundamentals of legal writing, such as how to structure sentences, how to dissect court briefings, and how to properly address official correspondence is also provided. Prerequisite(s): Paralegal 1: An Introduction

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