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.
Who should take this course
This Legal Secretary Diploma course is suitable for anyone interested in developing a career in a legal or a business environment.
Career options after graduation
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. Common Career Paths For legal secretary
CPD & IAP
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
About Course Provider
Global Edulink is a well-established Professional and Vocational training provider in the United Kingdom and it aims to meet the employment needs of the youth and people in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world. Global Edulink builds a bridge for the gap in employability skills, in response to the demands of a changing workforce. Global Edulink is widely known as a one of leading providers of high quality Employability Skills, professional & Vocational training and workforce development service and it has built up an excellent reputation of delivering of professional and vocational training throughout the UK and rest of the world.
The institute has been offering numbers of professional and Vocational courses including SIA Security Courses, Teacher Training courses, Business & Office administration courses, Health and Social Care courses, Project Management course, Accounting courses, Beauty Therapy, Customer Service courses and IT courses as core disciplines.