Jumpstart your career in the legal field

Legal Assistants play an essential role in law firms and legal departments. From legal transcription to managing legal office procedures, their challenging work is vital to the successful operation of any law office or legal department.  To be successful in the role, Legal Assistants must have administrative and communication skills as well as the ability to prepare legal transcriptions, legal documents, maintain documents and client files.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • winnipeg
  • brandon
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • online

Program Learning Outcomes

As part of the Legal Assistant diploma program, you will:

  • Gain an understanding of Canadian Law and the legal profession
  • Be introduced to Corporate & Commercial Law, Wills & Estate Law, Real Estate Law, Family Law, and Civil Litigation
  • Be familiarized with legal terminology
  • Gain keyboarding and basic computer skills
  • Develop your written and oral business communications skills

Legal Assistant Program Practicum

At the end of the theoretical portion of your program, you will participate in a 4 week practicum where you will gain valuable work experience in a legal setting.

what you could be earning in less than one year$29,720 - $45,700wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca
program duration31 Weeks
  • Students will receive 2 diplomas upon successful competition of this program in Legal Assistant and Administrative Professional
  • Benefit from small classes and hands-on learning
  • Lifetime Career Services will support and assist you in your job search
  • Financial assistance is available to those who qualify

Let’s Get Started

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