Course detailsCourse Overview
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.
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
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
41. Social media for personal & professional development
Benefits you will gain:
- High-quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
- Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
- 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
- The benefit of applying for NUS extra Discount Card.
- Recognised Accredited Qualification.
- Excellent customer service and administrative support.
Updated on 22 April, 2018
Eligibility / Requirements
Learners on this course should be 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of English, Maths, and ICT.
About Global Edulink
Global Edulink – online education for a skill-hungry workforce
Education is just one aspect of life that can shape who you are and who you want to be as an employee. In a time-poor world, sometimes you need a flexible approach to help you achieve your goals. Online learning with Global Edulink offers just that – professional and vocational training to fit in with your life.
Global Edulink is well-established in the UK, but reaches out to learners all over the world. The company aims to bridge the gaps in a three step process of training, skills, and jobs, where you can learn at your own pace using interactive teaching techniques.
How the courses work
Learn with Global Edulink and you’ll have the opportunity to gain insight and knowledge from tutors that are well qualified and experienced in their industry sector. Your tutor will be your mentor and support during your learning journey.
- Because each course combines practical and theory, you’ll pick up essential knowledge and gain the confidence to put it into practice at the same time.
- High-quality course materials are provided, which you can access at any time during the course, which will help strengthen your knowledge and help you to perform well in the workplace.
- You’ll find a course structure focused around modules, which can have mock and final exams at the end, with pass grades and diplomas awarded on completion. Some courses will lead to professional qualifications assessed and awarded by external bodies such as NCFE, PEARSON, and PEOPLECERT etc.
- Browse through the course guides and you will find details on any skill level or entry requirements, who the course is best suited to and what you can hope to achieve and build on while you learn. Some courses require no prior knowledge or experience, while others are for those already in a specific job or with some experience to build on. The course details also cover the method of assessment and length of course.