This course is a comprehensive review of the protection of refugees under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act( IRPA). Commencing with an overview of refugee protection under the IRPA, the course will examine the concepts of convention refugees, persons in need of protection, burdens and standards of proof and other concepts of importance to this area of immigration law.
None. However, it is recommended to have three years of relevant work experience as a paralegal or legal assistant.
Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to understand:
This course provides additional and supplemental training for those already in careers as a paralegal or legal assistant.
None required. Optional resources may be selected by the instructor.
The registration fee for this course is $495.
Live Online Students
Ashton College uses web conferencing tools to help instructors and students connect and collaborate live online. Students should have access to a computer, laptop or smartphone to access the class sessions. To be able to participate in webinars, students need a webcam and headset or a microphone and headphones, along with a high-speed internet connection.
This course does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, it was not reviewed.