Diploma in Legal Secretary (Beginners) course

Global Edulink

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AED 245

AED 995

Duration: Upto 75 Hours
Location: United Kingdom
Delivery: Self paced course

Are you considering a career as a Legal Secretary? Why not give your prospects a boost by enrolling on the Legal Secretary Diploma Course provided by Global Edulink, one of the UK’s leading providers of professional workplace courses!

The duties of a Legal Secretary are varied. Depending on which department you are employed in, you could find yourself producing legal documents such as wills and court papers, dealing with enquiries from clients, operating a diary management system, keeping financial records, attending court or police cells with solicitors, delivering documents and undertaking a range of administrative duties.

Legal Secretaries are generally expected to be able to demonstrate excellent secretarial skills, computer literacy and attention to detail. Knowledge of law and legal procedures, the ability to multi-task and a polite a helpful manner can be important.

The Legal Secretary Diploma course will teach you all that you need to know about the day-to-day tasks that are involved in running a legal service or a law firm. Our online training programme includes a range of materials such as video tutorials, reading and study materials, an online study platform, and a mentor support service, all of which will help you to study effectively and guide you through the process of developing your legal secretarial skills.

Course Curriculum
1. Introduction Into Legal English

2. Basic Legal Principles

3. The English Legal System

4. The Sources Of Law

5. The English Courts

6. Reading Comprehension

7. Logical Reasoning

8. Formal Logic

9. Legal Writing

10. English Contracts

11. Grammar For Law

12. Course Introduction-English Legal System

13. General Legal Contract

14. Development Of English Legal System

15. Contract Law

16. Civil, Criminal And European Law

17. Legal Writing – Part Ii

18. Legal Skills

19. Human Rights

20. Police And State Powers

21. Diary Management

22. Business Reports And Letter Writing

23. E-Mails Writing Tips.

24. Handling Confidential Documents

25. Successful Meeting Minutes

26. Note Taking

27. Documents Proofreading

28. Data Management, Record Keeping And Filing

29. Appointment Booking And Arranging Interviews

30. Delivering Postal Mail

31. Dictating

32. Customer Service And Telephone Handling Skills

33. Organising A Meeting

34. Event Planning

35. Arrange Business Travel & Accommodation

36. Tips For Speed Reading

37. Time Management

38. Confidence Building

39. Motivating Employees

40. Bookkeeping

41. Social Media For Personal & Professional Development

Mock Exam

Final Exam

Who is this Course aimed at?
This Legal Secretary Diploma course is suitable for anyone interested in developing a career in a legal or a business environment.

Entry Requirement    
Learners on this course should be 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of English, Maths, and ICT.  

Method of Assessment
At the end of the course, you will be asked to take an online multiple choice assessment, which is automatically marked and will give you an instant grade.

Successful candidates will earn a Diploma in Legal Secretary Training.


Career Development
The starting salary for Legal Secretaries is usually in the range of £18,000 to £22,000 a year, with experience this can rise to £33,000. Highly-qualified legal secretaries can earn up to £40,000 or more a year, and with experience, you can progress to the position of senior legal secretary, PA or office manager. If you are prepared to take on further training, you may be able to become a legal executive or paralegal.


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