ERIC Number: ED478453
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Ohio Legal Office Managment. Technical Competency Profile (TCP).
Ray, Gayl M.; Wilson, Nick; Mangini, Rick
This document, which lists core business and legal office management competencies identified by representatives from education and business and industry throughout Ohio, is intended to assist individuals and organizations in developing college tech prep programs that will prepare students from secondary through post-secondary associate degree programs for employment in the legal environment as legal professionals. The introductory section includes an overview of the technical competency profile (TCP) process for determining competencies, a description of college tech prep and the Ohio program standards for it, and a list of sample legal office management occupations. The core business competencies are listed in the following categories: career development in business; professional effectiveness; business economics; business communications; accounting; computation; business law; technology; international business; management; marketing; and entrepreneurship. The legal office management competencies are listed by the following categories: professional development and networking; communication skills; legal office procedures; office financial functions; legal office ethics; legal concepts; office management procedures; financial operations management; human resources management; and marketing. The competencies are organized by instructional units and the legal office management competencies include suggestions as to when students should be introduced to or proficient at them. Appendices include a list of review panel members, a college tech prep pathway template, and a list of professional associations and certifications. (MO)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Basic Skills, Competency Based Education, Education Work Relationship, Employment Qualifications, High Schools, Job Skills, Legal Assistants, Legal Education (Professions), Minimum Competencies, Office Management, Office Occupations Education, Paraprofessional Personnel, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Standards, Statewide Planning, Tech Prep
For full text: http://www.ohtpcs.org/cp/legmgt.asp.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Career-Technical and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center on Education and Training for Employment.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.; Ohio Board of Regents, Columbus.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio