The Legal Secretary 12-week course introduces students to the paralegal profession. It also benefits experienced secretaries who are interested in improving their skills and working more efficiently within the law office. A practical approach is used to explain paralegals’ roles, skills, and responsibilities. Students will study such topics as legal terminology; legal process; jurisdiction and venue; ethics; written communications including letters, pleadings, discovery, notices, and motions; filing procedures, legal research; memoranda preparation, and citation format. Successful graduates of this course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course is eligible for 4 CEU Credit (IACET Standards). Students taking the course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the Alternative Dispute Resolution Academy.
This Nine-week intensive course is designed to develop students in the Employment Law Mediators Conflict Dispute Resolution venues, Mediation. This course equips participants with knowledge and skills essential to serve as employment mediators. A comprehensive blend of substantive employment law and training in mediation process and skills prepares participants to become qualified mediators for employment disputes.
The program has three (3) Parts. The first four out of nine modules focus on substantive employment and labor laws. The remaining modules focus on meditation practices and related rules and policies. The course ends with practical exercises and a final quiz.