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Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation) Certificate

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

Become a mediator.  Review the growth and applications of settlement options in the United States.  Learn both traditional and non-traditional dispute resolution options.  Mediation is geared for all professionals who are focused on "interest-based bargaining."  Take the mystery out of settlement processes, focus on reaching reasonable solutions for government, business and personal disputes, and divorce settlement mediation.  Books: $100

 

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eDiscovery for Paralegals

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

Discount available through April 23!

When registering (before entering payment info) click the Promo Code link at the top of the registration box and enter "CLS April 150" and receive a $150 discount on the registration fee for this course!

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

Law School Preparation

$300

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

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 Secretary Certificate

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

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 Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

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

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

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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Victim Advocacy Certificate

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

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

$195

with U Got Class LERN, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 8, 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.

For full details, see:  https://www.yougotclass.org/index.cfm/Sanford

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