The legal profession is full of opportunities for motivated and detail-oriented people. Information technology is particularly important to the functioning of modern law offices. CDI College's Specialist in Applied Information Technology - LCE.3V Option: Legal Administrative Assistant program gives students a broad understanding of the Canadian legal system.
This program covers the fundamental terminology, legal office procedures, record keeping and bookkeeping skills you need to thrive in a law office. Students also receive hands-on training in keyboarding, transcription skills, and word processing programs. This program will prepare students to work as a legal trainee or as an assistant in legal departments of family, financial, corporate, real estate and other law firms.
- Secondary V diploma or its recognized equivalent
- Successful admission test
Conditions for admission to an Attestation of College Studies (ACS)
A person who has received instruction considered sufficient by the college and meets any of the following conditions may be admitted to a program of studies leading to an Attestation of College Studies:
- the person has interrupted his or her full-time studies or pursued full-time postsecondary studies for at least 2 consecutive terms or 1 school year;
- the person is covered by an agreement entered into between the college and an employer or by a government program of studies;
- the person has interrupted his or her full-time studies for one term and pursued full-time postsecondary studies for one term; or
- the person holds a Secondary School Vocational Diploma.
This program leads to an ACS (Attestation of College Studies) recognized by the Ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement Supérieur (MEES) (Permit 749747).
This program is offered in English or French.