ABOUT OUR COURSES
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Online Delivery

Illustrated video lectures and software demonstrations – with an emphasis on ‘how’ rather than ‘why’ – help you make a quick start on paperless working.

Always Available

All of our course content is delivered online – in other words it’s available 24/7. There is no time limit for completion of a course – take as long as you need to.

1-1 Support

Need help during a course? If you run into any problem or simply have a question you can call or e-mail Gerard directly for one to one assistance.

COURSE

the basics

Topics Covered:

  • What is a PDF and what is it for?
  • Why is PDF preferred for paperless?
  • What are the advantages of PDF over other file types?
  • What are the elements of a paperless work environment?
  • What tools do I need to go paperless?
  • What additional tools will make the transition easier?

COURSE

FILE MANAGEMENT

Topics Covered:

  • Basics of File Management
  • Devising your File Management System
  • File Naming Conventions
  • Storage: Local vs. Cloud
  • Maintaining your system
  • Expanding your system

COURSE

manipulation

Topics Covered:

  • Software installation and overview
  • Rotating
  • Extracting
  • Splitting
  • Merging & Mixed Merging
  • Creating Indexed Booklets

COURSE

annotation

Topics Covered:

  • Software installation and overview
  • Tagging pages
  • Highlighting & Underlining
  • Margin Notes
  • Flattening
  • Adding password protection

COURSE

digital notebooks

Topics Covered:

  • Software installation and overview
  • Notebook sections and pages
  • Typing, handwriting and drawing
  • Links, documents and images
  • Screen clippings and OCR
  • Sharing and synchronising

PRAISE FOR PAPERLESS ACADEMY

“Your online courses are brilliant and I have found them of immense benefit. My home and work offices are looking better by the day.”

john molyneaux

Solicitor, Ireland

“Finished all courses and they are genuinely excellent. The substance, structure and communication of the information is first class.”

dermot hewson bl

Barrister, Ireland

“I’ve been nodding my head at practically every single point you make. This is so well thought out and presented, it’s seriously impressive.”

SONIA McENTEE

Solicitor, Ireland

About Paperless Academy

Since March 2020 Paperless Academy has been helping lawyers in Ireland, Australia, Northern Ireland, the UK, and the US to go paperless.

We offer guides, coaching and online courses to solo lawyers and small firms.

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