Certificate in Legal Secretary Training

Legal Secretary Course

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£ 249 - ($ 6,532) £ 24 - ($ 630)
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  • Curso intensivo
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • 25 horas de estudio
  • Duración:
    Flexible
  • Cuándo:
    A definir
  • Campus virtual
Descripción

Legal secretaries provide a high level of administrative support for lawyers and legal executives. This course helps you with the day-to-day tasks involved in running a legal service or law firms. If you are interested in law and want to develop administrative skills in the legal sector, this course is be ideal for you.

You will learn written and communication skills, and be able to work in a busy office also working to deadlines. To become a legal secretary, you will need good knowledge in education with general skills in literacy and numeracy. You will also need word processing skills and some experience in office work.

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¿Esta formación es para mí?

The Certificate in Legal Secretary training course is for anyone interested in a career in a legal or business environment.
The Certificate in Legal Secretary training qualifications is for administrators wanting to develop a career in the legal sector.
This qualification will help you build on your administration skills to prepare you for a job in a legal or business environment.

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Requisitos: Expect a good standard of literacy, ICT and you may have an advantage with a GCSE (A-C) in English, or a similar level of qualification. There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds Learners should be ages 17 or over to undertake the qualification. If you have some basic knowledge of office administration will be an advantage for study, but you don't need any previous qualifications or a current work placement.

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Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
A definir
Online

¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

Contract Law
IT Law
European Law
Police
Legal Secretary
Office IT
English
Communication Skills
Law
Event Planning
Data Management
Time management
Ms Office
Secretary
Diary Management
Computer Literacy
Business Report

Programa académico

Description

This online Legal Secretary Training course has been designed for 25 guided learning hours. Following course outline will provide you the idea about main topics areas are covered in this training course. The numbers of sub topics are covered under following each main topic:

Course Content (Course Outline):

Unit 01: Understanding the Legal Systems

  1. English Legal System
  2. Difference between civil law and criminal law UK
  3. Court system and structure in UK
  4. How laws are made

Unit 02: Developing General Secretarial Skills

  1. Answering telephone calls in a professional manner
  2. Dealing with enquiries from clients via email, fax and letter
  3. Using a diary management system and making appointments
  4. Keeping records of costs and controlling petty cash
  5. Delivering and collecting documents
  6. Keeping Records and Filing

Unit 03: Developing Legal Secretarial Skills

  1. Production of letters and legal documents such as wills, contracts and court papers
  2. Working from notes and digital dictation
  3. Preparing court forms and statements
  4. Importance of proof reading
  5. Dealing with fee processes
  6. Attending court or police cells with solicitors

Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

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Career path


Starting salaries can be between £18,000 and £22,000 a year, depending on your location. With experience, this can rise to between £22,000 and £33,000. Highly-qualified legal secretaries can earn between £35,000 and £40,000 or more a year. With experience you could progress to senior legal secretary, PA or office manager in larger firms.