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Legal Investigation Certificate 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Train to assist attorneys, paralegals, insurance companies and private businesses in the process of civil and criminal investigation. Learn about: arson and product liability investigation, personal injury and traffic accident forensics, employment accidents, investigation of financial and equity matters, professional malpractice and negligence, skip-tracing, and preparing for civil and criminal litigation. Book fees payable to Center for Legal Studies. Book fees approximately $80.

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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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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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Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers 4/6

$195

with U Got Class LERN

Calendar Apr 6, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

Explore the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and get practical techniques to increase effectiveness.  Understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making.

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Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers CERTIFICATE

$495

with U Got Class LERN

Calendar Apr 6, 2020 , runs for 12 weeks

Learn to use financial information in decision-making.  Includes three classes which may be taken individually or grouped as a certificate:

Account & Finance for Non-Financial Managers 4/6-5/1;  $195

Cash is King 5/4-5/29; $195

Financial Analysis & Planning 6/1-6/26; $195





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