Pitman Training Dublin North (Swords):
Situated in North Dublin, Pitman Training Swords offers a legal secretary diploma course, which covers a comprehensive range of practical skills and information, essential for a secretary working in the legal profession.. As top of the range career training specialists in Ireland, we offer a wide variety of flexible day and evening diploma and certificate courses in the fields of vocational training, IT, business and office skills training, to ensure your career gets off to a flying start.Email: Contact us belowRole of Legal Secretary:
Law firms can specialise in areas such as Criminal Law or Conveyancing, whilst others will deal with a wider range of fields such as Civil Litigation, Matrimonial Law, Company Law or Probate, to name but a few.
The work of a legal secretary varies and can be very rewarding. Legal secretaries assist in the smooth running of law firms by giving full secretarial support to lawyers and legal executives. They are significant members of a team of professionals who work together. They deal with a wide range of challenging legal and administrative tasks, combining their knowledge, understanding and skills with modern technology.
Legal Secretarial Diploma Course:
This course is suitable for those who are new to the secretarial field or more
experienced secretaries who wish to further their career.
Guideline Learning Time:
- 10 weeks full-time (based on approx 20 hours a week)
- 200 hours flexi study (part-time study, including evenings)
- Computer Keyboard Skills
- Keyboard Speed Development
- Legal Secretarial - An Introduction
- Business Document Production
- Effective Business Communication
- Audio Transcription
- Microsoft Word
- Microsoft Word Expert
- Microsoft Outlook
- Microsoft Excel
- Microsoft Powerpoint
- One course from a choice of elective courses which include Conveyancing; Wills & Probate; Criminal Law; Family Law; Civil Litigation; Company Law among many others...
Your Pitman Training Diploma will be issued upon successful completion of the core and elective subjects. The Pitman Training Legal Secretarial course is highly practical, so you will have the confidence and skills to use your new knowledge instantly back at work!