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Legal Office Assistant

Available at: Online part-time


This program is offered entirely online and is designed primarily for the person with little or no previous business experience. The focus is on the development of strong office support skills with emphasis on interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Graduates of this program will be prepared for standard operational procedures that required for the smooth operation of a business office.

To successfully complete this program, participants must complete ten (10) compulsory courses.



  • For your convenience, some online courses can be started at different times throughout the semester, just choose the course date that fits your schedule.
  • The demand for part-time courses has increased to the point that we recommend you register early to ensure your acceptance into the course.
  • Online courses are easily identified by CS at the beginning of the course code (i.e. CSSE 65 Accounting Basics 1)
  • Textbooks and additional materials may be required for these courses. YOU are responsible for purchasing your textbooks and any additional materials for all courses. Please make a note of your course code (CS##) and see the bottom of this page for book order procedure.

Visit the Online and Continuing Education catalogue for course details and to register.



Graduates from the program may find employment opportunities  with corporations, Trade and professional associations, Convention/visitor bureaus, Sales and marketing departments, Festivals and fundraising organizations, Non-profit agencies, and Government offices.

Program Name

Legal Office Assistant

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Start Dates

Program Duration


Location (Campus)

Online part-time

Canadian Fees

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

Program Outline

CSCM 1 Communication I
CSAL 77 Building and Maintaining Customer Relationships
CSDU 9 Office Technology and Procedures
CSLO 40 Legal Terminology
CSLO 39 Introduction to Legal Office Practice & Procedures
CSLO 66 Word-Specialist
CSLO 2 Excel-Specialist
CSDU 103 Criminal Law-Legal Admin
CSAL 14 Business Law I
CSLO 148 Family Law Practice and Procedure

Admission Requirements


Health Requirements

Articulation & Credit Transfer Opportunities

Formal and informal pathways offer SLC graduates the chance to continue their studies with post-secondary institutions across Canada and around the world. Those that follow are specific to this program:

    For details on Credit Transfer within Ontario please visit:


    During my post grad course in film I utilized many of the things I had learned from the MDM program – including multimedia aspects for editing, music theory for sound design and soundtrack writing, and art history for promotional art work for the films.

    Rob Rines

    Additional Information

    Book order procedure

    Advanced Standing

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