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A re you interested in a legal career but do not want to become a lawyer?  You can join the interesting legal field and become an integral part of a legal team by earning a diploma in Legal Administration at CDI College

Legal Assistant / Legal Administrative Assistant Program Overiew

The Legal Administrative programs at CDI College are suitable for those without secretarial training who would like to get into a legal career field.  It covers many aspects of the legal profession, enhancing students’ keyboarding and transcription skills. It also provides hands-on training in software like Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, general office procedures as well as procedures unique to a law office such as timekeeping.

Students will learn about civil litigation and will acquire a working knowledge of document preparation as well as in areas such as:

  • Insurance Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Credit and Collection
  • Wills and Estates
  • Commercial Law
  • Family Law
  • And more….

The Legal Assistant or Legal Administrative Assistant diploma programs combine lectures, discussions, assignments, exams, and practical work experience to prepare you for a fast-paced career

Program Names by Province

BC:                  Legal Administrative Assistant

Alberta:           Legal Administration, Legal Assistant

Manitoba:        Legal Administrative Assistant

Ontario:           Legal Administrative Assistant

Quebec:           Specialist in Applied Information Technology - LCE.3V Option: Legal Administrative Assistant

Program length varies by province, not available at all campuses.

Job opportunities include such titles as:

  • Law Clerk
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Administrative Assistant
  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Researcher
  • Real Estate Law Clerk

Contact CDI College today to get detailed information about the Legal Assistant or Legal Administrative Assistant programs, admission requirements, tuition fees, tuition assistant programs, class schedules, and career and job placement information.



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