Legal Administration | Assiniboine Community College

Legal Administration

Duration/Start: 2 Years / September

Credential: Diploma

Register for a free upcoming information session to learn more about this program and career opportunities.

Be recognized as a confident office professional in the legal industries. Develop your skills in legal terminology, Microsoft Office Suite, customer service and the creation of industry documents that today’s employers desire.

Prepare for a stimulating career in law, justice or real estate with this two-year diploma. Understand Canadian legal processes in public and private law, gain higher administrative training, and acquire experience transcribing for police departments and court rooms. Learn how to chair meetings, become proficient in PC law software and craft a professional portfolio.

If you don’t meet these admission requirements, please visit for more information on assessment of special circumstances.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 2 Years / September

Credential Diploma

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students Yes

Study Options
On Campus
Open to International Students

In your work placement, you’ll craft your ideal professional portfolio and be given the work experience that employers need. Assiniboine Community College has connections with Manitoba 

Justice, Family Services, the Property Registry and Manitoba Agriculture Services in addition to many private law firms.

Connect with those working in industry throughout your studies. You’ll have the opportunity to visit a number of organizations including the Brandon Police Service, Child and Family Services, Manitoba Courts, the City of Brandon, private legal firms and real estate agencies.

As a graduate, you’ll be prepared to work in professional services, legal offices, court systems, law enforcement agencies, city and rural municipality offices, mortgage companies, and real estate agencies. Typical careers for graduates include legal transcriptionist, executive assistant, customer service representative, office manager, legal secretary and records control specialist.