Legal & Law Courses

Course Programs

Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 683
Mentor Supported Self-Study Instructor Led - 4 Weeks Long
Our Complete Career Training Programs (CCTP) include both the training you need and the skills you will want in order to be prepared for your new career. We have taken online career programs to a whole new level by bundling our Career Training with Professional Development and Personal Enrichment courses to ensure you have a diversified learning experience.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 971
Mentor Supported Self-Study Instructor Led - 4 Weeks Long
Our Complete Career Training Programs (CCTP) include both the training you need and the skills you will want in order to be prepared for your new career. We have taken online career programs to a whole new level by bundling our Career Training with Professional Development and Personal Enrichment courses to ensure you have a diversified learning experience.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 315
Mentor Supported
Our Criminal Justice Expert program teaches fundamentals of the criminal justice system and criminal justice skills. The program offers a foundation in criminal law, legal procedures, criminal evidence and various parts and the roles within the court system, psychology and abnormal psychology. Criminal Justice professionals work in a variety of positions, both in the public eye and behind the scenes.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 630
Mentor Supported
Legal Assistants Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings. It is imperative that legal assistants have the proper administrative skills as well as understand the law.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 990
Mentor Supported
Legal Assistants coordinate office activities for Attorneys or Administrative Law Examiners. Legal Assistants perform a variety of legal secretarial duties such as scheduling hearings, preparing legal documents, docketing cases and providing data and direction to others. The work requires knowledge of legal, secretarial, and office practices. Our Legal Secretary Specialist program takes the training to another level for individuals looking to work in a legal office setting.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 630
Mentor Supported
Our Legal Transcription Specialist not only trains individuals how to transcribe the information, but focuses on understanding the law for a more comprehensive and law focused career. Legal transcription specialists train to convert audio dictation by legal professionals and other recordings from legal cases into the printed word. Legal transcriptions may work for legal services companies, government agency or law firms as employees or as independent contractors. 
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 945
Mentor Supported
Paralegals help lawyers prepare for hearings, trials, and corporate meetings.  However, their specific duties may vary depending on the size of the firm or organization. Our Paralegal course will engage student’s in the study of the law and what it means to a Paralegal.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 1125
Mentor Supported
Our Paralegal Specialist program takes paralegal training one step further than just learning to be a paralegal. This program focuses on Paralegal training as well as Criminal Justice. Paralegals help lawyers prepare for hearings, trials, and corporate meetings.  However, their specific duties may vary depending on the size of the firm or organization.
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 360
Mentor Supported
Our Private Investigator Entrepreneur program trains individuals in not only becoming a private investigator, but how to open and run your own agency. Our private investigator training will provide instruction on surveillance, information gathering, interview techniques, various methods of investigating, how to develop a business plan, marketing strategies and much more! priv
Type: Career Course Bundle
Combined Course Hours: 540
Mentor Supported
Our Terrorism & Homeland Security Professional Program is packed with cutting-edge coverage of the most sophisticated theories of the world's best terrorist analysts, while still focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today.

Single Courses

Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 180
Mentor Supported
This course provides you with comprehensive, up-to-date information on the use of technology by paralegals in all types of legal organizations. Computers in the Law Office describes basic computer concepts as well as more complex skills and software programs. This course covers important topics such as an updated discussion of electronic discovery, Internet legal/factual research, legal timekeeping and billing, litigation support software, and case management and docket control software.
Criminal Justice
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 180
Mentor Supported
Get ready for exciting training in law enforcement with our Criminal Justice program!  In criminal justice, you’ll enforce the law; protect people and property; and investigate possible crimes for local, state, or federal government.
Legal Secretary
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 270
Mentor Supported
Looking for a challenge? Do you like research and staying organized? Do you enjoy the excitement of a busy office? If so, then you should consider becoming a legal assistant or legal secretary. Legal assistants/secretaries perform clerical duties at law firms and other legal offices. Unlike regular assistants/secretaries, legal assistants require extensive knowledge of legal proceedings and documentation.
Legal Transcription
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 270
Mentor Supported
Legal transcription has come into the public view recently being recognized for its efficient and professional influence on legal records and is steadily becoming a popular trend in the legal field. Legal Transcriptionists use verbatim methods to store, recover, and record legal information, and pre-trail and trial proceedings. They use prerecorded information, and written material to compile reports.
Paralegal 1: An Introduction
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 360
Mentor Supported
Paralegal 1: An Introduction uses real-world examples to cover all the topics a student needs to know to prepare for their paralegal career. Topics covered include career development, ethics and professional responsibility, pretrial preparation, trial proceedings, and legal interviewing and investigation. Learn guidelines for performing legal research and analysis and standards for legal communications and writing.
Paralegal 2: Intermediate
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 225
Mentor Supported
The Paralegal: Intermediate course provides you with an in-depth look into legal principles and effective methods for legal writing. This course will help you learn how to analyze statutes, identify core issues and key facts, and how to apply case law to various situations.
Paralegal 3: Advanced
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 360
Mentor Supported
The US legal system plays an ever-increasing role in our lives. Our Understanding the Law course helps you become engaged in the study of US law by examining how various aspects of law affect individuals.  We use hypothetical and real world examples to illustrate important points of the law and to inspire insight. This course also incorporates extensive coverage of ethical issues, consumer rights, employee rights and family law.
Police Officer
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 180
Mentor Supported
Police Officer: An Overview provides a solid background of policing in the U.S. Students will explore all aspects of the police officer from the organized chain of command to ethics and laws to the latest trends and technology. This course provides an inside look to the personal side of policing and presents common challenges that arise in the line of duty and strategies for successful security and safety.
Private Investigator
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 135
Mentor Supported
Private investigator jobs can be intriguing, exciting and sometimes adventurous, but being a private investigator is also a serious and important career. This private investigator training can provide you with the essential skills and knowledge for a number of entry level private investigator jobs. Our distance learning private investigator training will provide instruction on surveillance, information gathering, interview techniques and much more!
Terrorism and Homeland Security
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 180
Mentor Supported
In this course you will learn how terrorism arises and how it functions. We discuss the most sophisticated, cutting-edge theories of the world's best terrorist analysts, while also focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today.
Understanding the Law
Type: Career Course
Course Hours: 360
Mentor Supported
The US legal system plays an ever-increasing role in our lives. Our Understanding the Law course helps you become engaged in the study of US law by examining how various aspects of law affect individuals.  We use hypothetical and real world examples to illustrate important points of the law and to inspire insight. This course also incorporates extensive coverage of ethical issues, consumer rights, employee rights and family law.