Legal Administrative Professional

The Legal Administrative Professional (LAP) program provides students with the fundamental theoretical and practical aspects of the legal profession, ranging from the structure of federal and provincial laws to hands-on processes for preparing legal documents and more.

Sundance College’s program includes a 5 week practical work experience in a lawyer’s office, legal department or other appropriate legal setting. Graduating students receive a full range of professional Career Services covering, resume & marketing materials preparation, interview skills, job search techniques & support, and employer interview referrals and matching.

Legal Administrative Professional

Career Opportunities

  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Receptionist
  • Administrative Professional
  • Office Coordinator
  • Executive Assistant
  • Law Clerk

Program Synopsis

  • Diploma

    Academic Credential

  • Up to $72,289

    What You Could Earn in this Career Field

    Average 2015 Alberta Salary,

  • 65 Weeks

    Program Duration

  • 5 Weeks

    Practicum Duration

Career Knowledge & Skills: Areas of Focus

  • Legal Office Procedures
  • Real Estate Law & Conveyancing
  • Civil Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Will and Estates
  • Family Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Torts
  • Credit and Collection Procedures
  • Legal Research
  • Business Communications
  • MS Office Computer Skills
  • Workplace Team and Professional Skills
  • Career & Employment Strategies

Social Wall

Request Information