Legal Practice and Procedures

Course No. 8088 

Sessions: 10,  Monday 7:30 pm. - 10:00 pm.   

Fee: €290

Level 5 Component Code 5N1394  - Certified by QQI       

Legal Secretaries assist in the smooth running of law firms by providing full support to professional staff in legal offices. They deal with a wide range of challenging legal and administrative tasks. The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in legal practice and principles to enable the learner to appreciate the role of law in a range of vocational context and within their personal lives.

Progression: Solicitors, barristers, legal departments of government, the industrial and commercial sector amongst others, employ legal secretaries. Many successful student’s progress to third level institutions through the Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS). 5N1394 is a component of the Major award 5M1997 Office Administration, it is also linked to Early Childhood Care and Education.


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