Eastern College’s Paralegal diploma program develops your knowledge of legal terminology, areas of practice and codes of ethics so you can pursue a career path in a law office or other legal environment. Our program also focuses on strengthening the research, time management and communication skills that are so essential in this field. Software labs in database management, word processing and spreadsheets help round out a thorough and exciting curriculum. Contact us today for more information!

Program Duration
77 weeks, including an 8-week field placement

Career Opportunities

  • Law firms
  • Administrative Tribunals
  • Legal Aid Clinics
  • Government Agencies
  • Record Search Agencies
  • Legal departments

Key Courses

  • Civil Litigation
  • Corporate & Commercial Law
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Wills & Estates
  • IT in the Law Office

Why Eastern College?


We have an established reputation as a leader in providing career-focused education that quickly prepare you for in-demand employment opportunities

Ongoing Enrolment

We offer ongoing enrolment and lifestyle-friendly course schedules that limit the disruption to your employment, family and other commitments

Upgraded Courses

Our upgraded courses reflect current trends and employer needs, so you graduate with relevant, applicable skills and knowledge

Job Placement Assistance

Our extensive career services include career fairs, job-search workshops, and one-on-one job placement assistance

Fill out our online form for more information on our Paralegal program! Our admissions advisors will be happy to answer any questions you may have about our program, including start dates, financing options and more!

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