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eDiscovery for Paralegals

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session

This introductory 7-week course is for those entering the eDiscovery field, as well as professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge of the eDiscovery process. Course covers the entire eDiscovery process, from preparation, to collection, to review of Electronically Stored Information (ESI). Learners will progress through the basics of eDiscovery prep, best practices for ESI collection, and the review process. 

Books: $89

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Law School Preparation

$300

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session

Prepare for the first year of law school and beyond.  Explore case briefing, effective note taking, and mastery of your final exams.  

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.

Make the most of your legal career, a career that begins now!

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Legal Nurse Consultant Training ONLINE

$1,195

with Center Legal Studies Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Jan 11, 2021
This exciting program prepares Registered Nurses and Physician’s Assistants for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. Building on the medical education and clinical experience of RNs and PAs, this course provides the RN and PA with 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 curriculum of this course is designed to comply with the educational guidelines specified by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. Successful graduates will be awarded a Certificate of Course Completion from the university through which they are registered.

Legal Secretary Certificate

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session

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

$1,595

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session

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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Paralegal Certificate Course ONLINE

$1,595

with Center Legal Studies Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Jan 11, 2021
Paralegal I: Introduction to Paralegal Studies provides the foundation for the study of paralegalism. During the seven week course, you will gain an understanding of the American legal system and learn how you can be of assistance in the exciting field of law. Coursework in Paralegal I is equivalent to 45 class hours of study. Paralegal II: Advanced Paralegal Concepts takes over where part one leaves off. You will learn the advanced skills of legal research and writing, formal and informal advocacy, and appellate procedure. Coursework in Paralegal II is equivalent to 45 clock hours of study.

Personal Injury for Paralegals

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 19, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session

Learn many of the legal terms, causes of action, and remedies available to victims of personal injury accidents. Review the negligence theory 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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Comptia A+ Academy

Free

with Marci Dionne, York Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 20, 2020

WHEN:

Oct 20 – Jan 29, 2021

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:00 am – 11:40 am (Online, livestreamed instruction)

Required Information, Orientation, and Testing

Sessions by appointment.

WHERE:

This is a live face to face on-line class. 

WHAT:

Knowledge and skill development in digital literacy and IT support: including hardware and software troubleshooting, operating systems, and communication and procedure.

RESULT:

Completion of the Academy results in two industry approved certifications: IC3 and CompTIA® A+ certification and prepares you for employment as a computer user support specialist/help desk technician. Participants will receive 3 YCCC credits.

 

FREE to TechHire qualified enrollees. Prerequisites:

- Resident of Maine

- Ages 17-29

- Unemployed or underemployed

- Proof of authorization to work in the U.S.

- Testing/Assessments required

 

Register here for more information. Please note: Register early in order to do intake and assessments before class begins.  If not eligible for TechHire, the cost of the Academy is $1250.





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