Learn how to succeed in the profession of the legal sector with the Legal Secretary Diploma Level 3 course.
Legal Secretaries and PAs are in great demand as it is difficult for any organization to run their business without a legal secretary. The course is the best choice for the people who want work in the legal sector. Throughout the course, you will how to work in the legal sector, essential skills for managing legal issues and how to handle legal issues.
If you want to work in the legal sector, it does not necessary that you need to be a lawyer, a top level attorney or a paralegal. You just need a clear understanding of the legal issues. A legal secretary can provide support to attorneys and assist them daily to help them manage their caseload and achieve success. The course will meet all the necessary information you need to know about becoming a legal secretary.
Key features of the course:
- Lifetime access to the course
- No hidden fees, only pay the price of the course which includes exam fees.
- Recognised qualification upon successful completion of the course
- Study from anywhere, anytime, whenever it is convenient for you.
- Affordable and engaging e-learning study materials
- Study at your own pace from tablet, PC or smartphone
- Online tutor support when you are in need.
Who is this course for?
There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.
Assessment and Certification
The course is assessed online with a multiple-choice test, which is marked automatically. You will know instantly whether you have passed or not. Those who pass this test will have the qualification of Legal Secretary Diploma Level 3. Certificate will be produced in PDF format at an additional cost of £8.99, Printed Hardcopy at £12.99 and both at £19.99.
|Introduction to Legal Secretary||00:15:00|
|Role of Legal Secretaries||00:15:00|
|General Duties and Day-to-Day Operations of a Legal Secretary||00:30:00|
|Legal Writing Skills & Proofreading||00:15:00|
|Research Skills You Need to Know||00:30:00|
|Transcription, Editing & Correspondence to Judges||00:30:00|
|Legal System of UK||00:15:00|
|UK Court System||00:30:00|
|Meeting Management & Minute Taking|
|The Role of a Minute-Taker||00:15:00|
|The Skills of a Minute-Taker||00:30:00|
|What Do I Record?||00:30:00|
|Techniques for Preparing Minutes||00:30:00|
|Taking Minutes in an Interactive Meeting||00:15:00|
|The Minute Book||00:15:00|
|What to include/what to ignore||00:30:00|
|Motions and Resolutions||00:00:00|
|Method of recording minutes||00:30:00|
|Reasons for Meeting||00:30:00|
|What is a decision?||00:15:00|
|Minute Taking tips||00:30:00|
|Other Secretarial Roles and Responsibilities|
|Working with Your Manager||01:00:00|
|Administrative Soft Skills||01:00:00|
|Effective Time Management||01:00:00|
|Tools of the Trade||01:00:00|
|Being an Effective Gatekeeper||00:15:00|
|Customer Service Role|
|Introduction To Customer Service||00:15:00|
|The Power of Positive Thinking in Customer Service||00:30:00|
|Types of Difficult Customers and How to Help them||01:00:00|
|How to Deal with Difficult Customers||00:30:00|
|Aspects of Phone Etiquette||01:00:00|
|Using Proper Phone Language||01:00:00|
|Eliminate Phone Distractions||01:00:00|
|Handling Rude or Angry Callers||01:00:00|
|Handling Interoffice Calls||01:00:00|
|Methods of Training Employees||01:00:00|
|Correcting Poor Telephone Etiquette||01:00:00|
|Organizing Work Using MS Word|
|Working with the Interface||01:00:00|
|Your First Document||01:00:00|
|Basic Editing Tasks||01:00:00|
|Basic Formatting Tasks||01:00:00|
|Advanced Formatting Tasks||01:00:00|
|Working with Styles||01:00:00|
|Formatting the Page||01:00:00|
|Sharing Your Document||01:00:00|
|Introduction to Proofreading||00:15:00|
|What does a Proofreader do?||00:15:00|
|Proofreading on Paper & Screen||00:15:00|
|Strategies to Check for Specific Errors||00:15:00|
|Editing & Proofreading Strategies||00:15:00|
|Proofreading an Essay||00:15:00|
|Mock Exam – Legal Secretary Diploma Level 3||00:30:00|
|Final Exam -Legal Secretary Diploma Level 3||00:30:00|