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Law School Preparation 3/9

$300

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

The best way to avoid the pitfall of the first set of courses in law school is to prepare yourself for the unique way you'll need to study.  This course is designed to give you the tools you need to be ready for the first year and beyond.

This unique educational program helps students to excel in, and not merely survive, their first year of law school.  It will lead you through what to expect from the Socratic teaching method and show you how to master the casebook method of instruction used at nearly all law schools.

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Legal Nurse Consultant 3/9

$1,195

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Nurses, explore a new career in the legal field as a legal nurse consultant. Building on your medical education and experience, add the fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically-related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses. The course teaches legal con-  cepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation.  Books:  $249

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Legal Secretary Certificate 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

This intensive program is designed for both beginning and experienced secretaries who are interested in improving their skills.  Topics include: legal terminology; legal process; jurisdiction and venue; ethics; written communications including letters, pleadings, discovery, notices and motions; filing procedures; billing and accounting; time management; records management; an overview of commonly used word and data processing programs; legal research; memoranda preparation and citation format. Books: $109

 

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Paralegal Certificate 3/9

$1,595

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 14 weeks

Paralegalism is one of the fastest growing careers in the country with an annual average salary of $44,480 (more if you freelance). Learn to interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, prepare legal documents, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. The instruction is practice-oriented, specific to those areas of law in which paralegals are in demand.  Books: $511

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Personal Injury for Paralegals 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Learn many of the legal terms, causes of action, and remedies available to victims of personal injury accidents. Review the negli- gence theory of torts upon which many personal injury claims are based. Discuss interviewing, investigating and other case building techniques vital to a personal injury.  Books: $235

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Software Essentials for the Law Office 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

This dynamic course is designed for legal professionals interested in improving their skills and knowledge of commonly used computer technology and programs within the law office. Course topics include: computer operating systems and peripheral devices; time tracking and billing software; database, case management and docket control software; litigation support software; electronic discovery, and trial presentation and graphics software.

Hands on exercises will prepare students to work with popular programs such as MS PowerPoint, AbacusLaw, CaseMap, Clio, DiscoverFY, HotDocs, Tabs3, TimeMap, and TrialDirector, as well as understand the common functions and purposes of similar programs.

Common billing procedures and payment agreements, accurate time tracking, proper calendar and docketing procedures as well as the processes involved in electronic discovery will be addressed through a variety of exercises. In addition, students will be presented with real-life scenarios and asked to identify and examine ethical issues raised by the use of technology in a legal practice.

Books:  $245

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Victim Advocacy Certificate 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Become a victim advocate for domestic violence shelters, crisis centers and   hotlines, and to assist crime victims in the criminal justice system. Learn legal terminology, legal process, victims’ rights, jurisdiction and venue, ethics, effects on the victim, victim advocacy skills, guardianships and crisis intervention. We’ll also cover counseling skills for victims of assault, battery, robbery, domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, murder and homicide.  Books: $60

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ServSAFE Manager Certification 3/16
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ServSAFE Manager Certification 3/16

$15790

with Ken Bakos

Calendar Mar 16, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Comprehensive ServSafe Training & Exam (includes textbook and answer sheet). Classroom instruction, diagnostic test review, p;roctored exam with answer sheet, practice exam.  Please note:  reading textbook before attending is key to your success on the exam.

Limited enrollment; register at https://onfocussolutions.com/9523-2/





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