Across all different types of firms and practices within the legal sector, legal assistants play a vital role in supporting lawyers by helping them to stay on top of their case workload. These professionals assist with anything that is needed during a trial, whether it is completing research, drafting documents such as deeds, wills, affidavits, and briefs, overseeing databases, as well as looking into case facts.
triOS has developed the Legal Assistant diploma program to provide you with the skills that you need to succeed within the world of law. As a student of this program, you will be prepared with the core legal knowledge that you need to start your new career.
• Training in the latest legal software such as PCLaw Automated Civil Litigation (ACL3), Teraview, Conveyancer, Fast Company, Divorcemate, and Estate-a-base.
• Microsoft Office, Microsoft Imagine Standard and Windows are included in the program fees
• One-on-one career assistance
For Legal administrative assistants, over the period 2015-2024, new job openings (arising from expansion demand and replacement demand) are expected to total 11,200.
Source: "Explore Careers - Job Market Report." Legal Administrative Assistants (NOC 1242-B) - Toronto Region, Ontario - Outlook (national) - Job Bank.”
EMPLOYERS THAT HIRE triOS GRADUATES
• Labor Adjustment Centre Local 195
• Yorkmark and Associates
• TRG Legal Services
• Union Gas
• Government of Ontario
• Summit Legal Services
And many more…
Average Wage ($/hr) - $24.62
High Wage ($/hr) - $35.71
Ontario Secondary School Diploma or Equivalent
Mature Student Status (18 years of age and minimum Wonderlic Test score of 18)
NOC Code: 1242