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Legal Office Support

Career Training Certificate

Learn the skills needed to work in the legal office environment.  This program begins monthly.  Complete this program by taking classes exclusively on weekdays.  Contact the Program Coordinator for information on possible evening or weekend classes.

Note: This is a clock-hour, non-credit program offered through the PCC Center for Training and Development.

Before enrolling in this program, you must complete certain requirements.

What can I do with this certificate?

Career Options:  Seek office support positions in legal offices.

Academic Options: Continue your studies by completing additional certificates or an associate's degree in business or paralegal.

Gainful Employment Disclosure 

Program Requirements

Required Modules

Module # Title Hours
BO 701A Document Formatting I 30
BO 706 Business Calculator I 30
BO 709 Microsoft Word I 25
BO 710A Office Practice I 75
BO 718 Microsoft Excel I 35
BO 719 Microsoft Access I 35
BO 750 Keyboard Operator 80
BO 760A Microsoft Windows XP 30
BO 800 Business English 20
BO 801A Document Formatting II 50
BO 807A Recordkeeping for Legal Office 47
BO 809 Microsoft Word II 60
BO 810A Office Practice II 76
BO 810B Legal Office Practice I 75
BO 811 Microsoft Excel II 30
BO 812 Microsoft Access II 30
BO 901A Document Formatting III 22
BO 909 Microsoft Word III 105
BO 910B Legal Office Practice II 75
Total 930

Optional Modules

BO 917 Microsoft PowerPoint 30
BO 919 Machine Transcription 15
BO 920 Microsoft Access III 30
BO 991A Legal Office Externship 60
Total with all optional modules 1065