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Legal Administration

In this accelerated program, you’ll learn all the basic administrative duties, plus get a solid foundation in civil litigation, family law, corporate law, real estate law, and estate law. You will also take classes in business communications, professionalism and office finance.

You will practice your newly-learned skills in a 150-hour on the job training placement.

NOTE: A Criminal Record Check is commonly required by employers in the field.

Program Facts

Start: September
Length: 1 year
Location: Summerside Waterfront Campus
Credential Issued: Diploma, Legal Assistant
Minimum passing grade per course:

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Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level.
  • Résumé including work and volunteer experience.

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic English

Graduate Opportunities

Graduates will be qualified to seek employment in:

  • Law firms
  • Real estate companies
  • Land title offices
  • Provincial and federal courts
  • Other municipal/government offices

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is the nationally accepted reference on occupations in Canada. It organizes over 40,000 job titles into 500 occupational group descriptions. It is used daily by thousands of people to compile, analyze and communicate information about occupations, and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada’s labour market. This program provides skills training that falls within the duties described in the following: NOC 1242.


Open Academic Studies program

Feeling like you’re not quite ready for college? Check out the Open Academic Studies program.

Credit Courses

Interested in taking a credit course but don’t want to register for an entire program? Credit courses provide credit toward a diploma or certificate program. Holland College has a variety of options for studying part time during the day, or, in some instances, in the evening or on the weekend.

Tuition & Fees

View a full breakdown of costs for this program.

If you have any questions concerning the Legal Administration program, contact:

  • Jillian DesRoches
  • Telephone: (902) 888-6474

Degree Pathways

Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

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