Paralegals enjoy exciting, varied careers, and the benefits of being licensed professionals in an occupation in high demand!
Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) January 22, 2013
Metro College of Technology is proud to offer the Paralegal Diploma Program in Toronto, accredited by the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC). Applications are currently being accepted for classes commencing on March 4, 2013.
Attend a free information session on February 1, 2013 at 6:30pm - meet the instructors, learn more about the Metro College Paralegal Diploma, the paralegal profession, and have your questions answered!
The Metro College Paralegal education program provides students with the necessary knowledge and skills required to provide a variety of legal services in Ontario. Upon successful completion of paralegal courses and internship, students are eligible to take and pass the LUSC Paralegal Licensing Exam. Licensed paralegal professionals have a great choice in career options, and enjoy career opportunities in both public and private sectors.
Paralegal Diploma Courses:
- Introduction to the legal system
- Legal Research and Writing
- Legal Computer Applications
- Communication and Writing
- Torts and Contracts
- Administrative Law
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Evidence and the Litigation Process
- Ethics and Professional Responsibility
- Small Claims Court
- Provincial Offences / Motor Vehicle Offences
- Residential Landlord and Tenant Law
- Immigration and Refugee Law
- Employment Law
- Criminal / Summary Conviction Procedure
- Tribunal Practice and Procedure
- Legal Accounting
- Practice Management/Operating a Small Business
- Interviewing Skills for Legal Professionals
- Practicum Placement
Metro College Paralegal Diploma Graduates:
Graduates find employment in law firms, legal institutions, government agencies, and legal departments of medium and large organizations. Other graduates, who have entrepreneurial aspirations, are qualified to open a paralegal business and provide legal services.
The Metro College paralegal education program provides students with the knowledge and expertise required to provide clients with quality legal advice and services in Ontario. Paralegals enjoy exciting, varied careers, and the benefits of being licensed professionals in an occupation in high demand!
Metro College of Technology:
The Metro College of Technology is a registered private career college in Toronto under PCC Act 2005 Ontario, and is well-known for providing practical and advanced courses and programs, specializing in adult education and continuing education. Metro College programs combine in-depth theoretical learning with hands-on experience, offering the best preparation for career development and life-long employment.
Conveniently located in downtown Toronto, Metro College has easy access to libraries, public transit, and convenient parking. Courses and programs at Metro College are taught by professors and instructors who hold advanced degrees, and are experienced specialists in their field.
Read more about Toronto Metro College: http://www.metroc.ca
View Paralegal Diploma Program information: http://metroc.ca/programs-training-toronto/legal-course/paralegal-certified-diploma
Location: 203 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 1P9
Phone: (416) 585-9880