Vancouver Island’s Only Paralegal Program Launches this Fall

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Demand for trained paralegals continues to grow in BC

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UCW Academies is accepting applications to the Paralegal diploma program at its Victoria campus. UCW Academies offers the only program of its kind offered at a Vancouver Island college.

The Paralegal diploma program prepares students to work in a variety of legal workplaces. Students develop advanced keyboarding, computer and transcription skills, as well as business communication, office skills and customer service. They also gain a broad understanding of the Canadian legal system, court structure, legal procedures and practices, wills and estates, legal rights, evidence and more.

Job prospects for paralegals continue to be strong and are predicted to grow in coming years, according to the Government of Canada. Graduates of this program will be prepared to work in law offices, government land title offices, and corporate legal departments.

For more information on UCW Academies’ Paralegal diploma program click here.

About UCW Academies

UCW Academies provides accelerated market-driven career training programs to students seeking a skills-based education as an entry point into a competitive job market. UCW Academies strives to be a center of excellence for healthcare, business, and technology training where students master the tools, techniques and technologies used in their chosen career fields. Curriculum is developed based on recommendations and input from consultants, professionals and practitioners in the field to ensure that graduates develop the specific skill sets that the industry demands. Find out more at

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Communications Manager, UCW Academies


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