Court Clerk Criminal - OCJ

Code: OLRN1078

Course description

Court clerks are an extension of the Bench assisting the presiding judiciary in a criminal bail, plea and trial court. Court clerks process all documents and ensure the smooth progression of the courtroom proceedings on a daily basis. This course enables students to study the role of an Ontario Court clerk in a courtroom setting. Students will learn courtroom decorum, principles and procedures using ministry- approved guidelines, and will acquire skills to operate a courtroom as a clerk using governing regulations and demonstrating the importance of confidentiality and sensitivity in a court environment.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.