Paralegal Continuing Education
Designed for the already practicing, employed and certified paralegal looking for CLE hours that are easily accessible and affordable. Ask your employer for tuition assistance. Each advanced paralegal course covers a critical topic and arms you with specialized knowledge that can help you advance in your current job! At Blackstone our advanced paralegal courses are written by distance education experts and reviewed by legal industry professionals to help YOU with your continuing education hours. (If you’re looking for information on becoming a paralegal, visit our paralegal program page for more information about paralegal training and careers.)
With your course enrollment, you’ll receive an e-textbook, online study guide, instructor support, personal access to the flexible Online Student Centerwith instantaneous exam results (6 online exams), and a certificate of completion. You can download your textbook to your personal computer using VitalSource Bookshelf for offline reading. Or you can access your book online through any device with a modern browser and Internet connection. Since your textbook, study guide and exams are all accessible at home or on-the-go, you can complete your course when and where it’s convenient for you. You have 24 weeks to finish each advanced paralegal course, but many students graduate in less time.
Blackstone advanced paralegal courses are each worth 20 hours towards the 50 hours of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) needed for recertification if you are a Certified Legal Assistant (CLA) through the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Our coursework also qualifies as CLE credit for the five-year PLS and PP recertification through NALS. . .the association for legal professionals. With Blackstone’s advanced paralegal courses, you save time and money by taking only the courses you need to renew your certification or gain advanced knowledge.
To learn more about continuing education in specific courses, use the Advanced Paralegal Courses drop-down menu above or the following links:
- Civil Litigation
- Business & Corporate Law
- Real Estate Law
- Practical Bankruptcy Law
- Personal Injury/Torts
- Family Law
- Criminal Law
- Wills, Trusts & Estates
Enroll online today >> or call 800.826.9228