Career Training Program
Prepare for a fulfilling career as a legal assistant or paralegal today with paralegal training from Blackstone Career Institute. Learn to do legal research, help prepare legal cases for hearings and trials, and work with legal documents. Work in a law firm, bank, court, government agency, or one of dozens of organizations who are depending more on legal assistants and paralegals today.
Blackstone’s paralegal training provides the knowledge and skills needed to stand out from the competition. With decades of experience, Blackstone is the leader in flexible career training programs. Prepare for a new career from home … on your terms! You can work at your own pace and choose the times you study. Our quality, online training programs are built to suit your schedule and individual needs. You will have access to the support you need as you progress through your paralegal training.
Your paralegal training from Blackstone will provide you with the 900 clock hours of coursework needed to sit for the Certified Legal Assistant/Certified Paralegal (CLA/CP) exam given by the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA).
Paralegals are often asked to perform an initial case analysis, research various legal topics, draft legal documents, and use public records and news sources to compile information. You can learn how to accomplish all of these tasks using the LexisNexis® Total Research System, including Shepard’s® Citations Service, through your student membership to LexisNexis® that is provided with your paralegal training. Thorough instruction, including Web seminars and personalized search assistance, is included in your tuition.
Near the conclusion of your paralegal training, you’ll learn about effective job search strategies and how to write a cover letter and resume. Now is the time to prepare for your new legal assistant/paralegal career … let our paralegal training open the door to new opportunities for you!
CA residents: Successful completion of the Blackstone Legal Assistant/Paralegal Program fulfills the educational requirements to become a paralegal or legal document assistant in the state of California.