College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Please be advised that the Interactive PDF versions of the continuing education schedules are for reference only and do not reflect course availability or cancellations. For the most up-to-date information about course availability, please use Online Services.
The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.
Continuing Education Units: 4.5
Law firms rely on trained secretaries and assistants to handle day-to-day operations such as preparing legal correspondence, summonses, motions, and subpoenas. This intensive program is for both beginning and experienced secretaries. The legal process and the nature of the practice of law, ethics, and specific legal terminology will be covered. As well as the intricacies of the law office, including office procedure manuals, billing techniques, and overall management techniques of the law. Students will also be introduced to the basics of legal research and proper citation format.
Schedule of classes:
6/30/2014 - 8/15/2014
8/25/2014 - 10/10/2014
10/20/2014 - 12/5/2014
Registration begins 7/30/14
Business and IT
Administrative Assistant/Web Management Specialist
For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.