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Legal Office Skills


The following courses may be taken all together during one term, or individually over several terms.

Students requiring these courses to meet the Paralegal Certificate / Diploma programs legal requirement must complete the Legal Office Package Tests which will be administered at the end of the five Legal Office Skills courses. There is no charge for the test.




Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
September, January, April Varies Credits in the Office Administration Certificates Downtown Part-time

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International students must first contact International Education at study@vcc.ca or 604-443-8600 to determine eligibility for this program.

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If you're ready and know the program you want, register now. Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and mail it to VCC Registrar's Office Visit the Registration Desk at our Downtown campus, 2nd floor, 250 West Pender Street, Vancouver [map & business hours]

Program Description

Program Description


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

General

VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 18 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


Program Specific

Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

Fees and Other costs


Application Fee


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Info Sessions





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Program Coordinator: Janet Chee, VCC Office Administration, 604.871.7000, ext. 8649
Program Assistant: Harwinder Sekhon, VCC Office Administration, 604.871.7000, ext. 8711

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Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

 


Currently Scheduled in Continuing Studies Jan-Mar2018 (201891)

(OACP 1114) Civil Litigation 0.5 credits    $108.02



Discuss the levels of court in British Columbia. Study procedures of a civil case, from Writ of Summons to trial, judgment, and execution.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10236 DTN Rm. 429
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
16-Jan-2018
to 30-Jan-2018
Kollias, Elizabeth
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(OACP 1115) Corporate 0.5 credits    $108.02



Learn the steps of incorporating a British Columbia company and maintaining minute books.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10248 DTN Rm. 512
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
01-Feb-2018
to 15-Feb-2018
Chee, Janet
Register


(OACP 1116) Family Law 0.5 credits    $108.02



Learn about British Columbia’s family court system and the various procedures and forms used in matrimonial law.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10235 DTN Rm. 429
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
11-Jan-2018
to 25-Jan-2018
Chee, Janet
Register


(OACP 1117) Conveyancing 0.5 credits    $108.02



An overview of the responsibilities of conveyancing staff and the process of completing a typical residential conveyance.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10247 DTN Rm. 429
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
06-Feb-2018
to 20-Feb-2018
Chee, Janet
Register


(OACP 1120) Legal Office Skills Test 0.0 credits



Administered at the end of the Legal Office Skills courses.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10245 DTN Rm. 429
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2130
27-Feb-2018
Chee, Janet
Register


Upcoming schedules for Continuing Studies Apr-Aug2018 Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2018 Continuing Studies Jan-Mar2019 term(s) are in process.
Please check back regularly.

Civil Litigation (OACP 1114)
course schedule schedule
0.5 credits $108.02
Conveyancing (OACP 1117)
course schedule schedule
0.5 credits $108.02
Corporate (OACP 1115)
course schedule schedule
0.5 credits $108.02
Family Law (OACP 1116)
course schedule schedule
0.5 credits $108.02
Introduction to Legal Office Program (OACP 1113)
course schedule schedule
0.5 credits N/A
Legal Office Skills Test (OACP 1120)
course schedule schedule
0.0 credits N/A


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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