Paralegal Distance Learning Course - Certificate / Diploma / Advanced Diploma Levels
This Paralegal Distance Learning Course is a comprehensive programme that delivers a thorough understanding of the legal industry as well as the practical skills necessary to succeed in a modern legal environment.
The flexible, modular programme is certified at three levels: Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma. This gives students the opportunity to choose how far they would like to take their learning, as well as the flexibility to study at their own pace. The skills gained will allow them to launch an exciting career in a private practice law firm or in-house legal department working across a range of different areas of law, such as Private Law, Contract Law, Labour Law and Criminal Law.
The average time within which students complete studies is:
The maximum time given to complete a programme is three years.
Suitability - Who should attend?
This Paralegal Course is suitable for those seeking to enter the legal profession, as well as experienced paralegals and legal secretaries who wish to improve their skills and upgrade their credentials.
Choose from 3 course levels
This distance learning course leads to the awarding of either a Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma depending on which level you enrol at, the course content and the type of assessment:
There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Participants may enrol directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.
Outcome / Qualification etc.
This ICI distance learning course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC).
On successful completion of the course you will receive:
Training Course Content
The course covers the following topics:
Legal Process and Procedure
Apply knowledge of the legal system to complete tasks
Legal Documents & Background Checks
Carry out search of the public record
Apply the principles of confidentiality and security within the legal environment
Handle receipt and dispatch of information
Use legal terminology in order to carry out tasks
Assist in prioritising and planning activities in a legal practice
Work effectively in a business environment
Produce business documents
Contribute to effective workplace relationships
Maintain records for time and disbursements in a legal practice
Legal Process and Procedure
The cost of this course depends on the level chosen, and prices are as follows:
All materials essential for course completion are included in the cost of the course fee. Upon enrolment, students receive:
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The diploma, knowledge, and skills that I have acquired through ICI played a significant role in my achieving my position. The recruiting department of the firm I work for was quite impressed with the educational curriculum. Thank you ICI! You have given me the opportunity of making my dreams of becoming a paralegal a reality.
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