April 1, 2021 - December 31, 2022
Short Description: This assessment-rich program is intended for anyone interested in pursuing a career as a legal secretary. During this course, you’ll receive in-depth knowledge and understanding of the duties legal secretaries perform at law firms and other legal offices. You will also learn the fundamentals of technical writing and gain comprehensive skills in Microsoft’s Office 2019 suite.
This course offers certification to kickstart your career as a legal secretary. The certificate will provide credulity to your gained knowledge and skills required for the job.
Instructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors review student work, student progress, and interact with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.
Certification: Upon successful completion of our Legal Assistant/ Legal Secretary course, students will be prepared for an entry-level position as a Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary in a Law office setting and will be prepared, in part, to sit for the NALS national certification exam to become an Accredited Legal Professional (ALP). This exam also requires that you have one year of general office experience.
Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.