# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Legal Systems Administration NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication Correlation by Task

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NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
42 Determine client referrals based on the legal specialty requirements. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Ask questions with confidence to elicit general information. ♦ Ask questions with confidence to elicit specific information. ♦ Determine when more information is needed and ask appropriate questions. ♦ Evaluate the quality and reliability of source information.
43 Gather client information. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Ask questions with confidence to elicit general information. ♦ Ask questions with confidence to elicit specific information. ♦ Determine when more information is needed and ask appropriate questions. ♦ Evaluate the quality and reliability of source information. ♦ Prepare industry-specific technical reports incorporating graphics.
44 Identify procedures for professional handling of difficult clients. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Communicate in a clear, complete, concise, correct, and courteous manner on personal and professional levels. ♦ Compose business documents that reflect international differences and incorporate current practice and protocol. ♦ Evaluate the quality and reliability of source information.
48 Prepare files for new clients. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Compose and produce a variety of business messages and reports using correct style, format, and content. ♦ Compose and produce executive summaries. ♦ Compose business documents that reflect international differences and incorporate current practice and protocol. ♦ Develop an outline to facilitate logical and understandable written documents. ♦ Incorporate information that has been gathered from other sources into written documents by the use of paraphrasing and citations. ♦ Prepare industry-specific technical reports incorporating graphics.
49 Update client files. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Compose and produce a variety of business messages and reports using correct style, format, and content. ♦ Compose and produce executive summaries. ♦ Evaluate the quality and reliability of source information. ♦ Incorporate information that has been gathered from other sources into written documents by the use of paraphrasing and citations. ♦ Prepare industry-specific technical reports incorporating graphics. ♦ Write coherent business messages, instructions, descriptions, summaries, and reports using appropriate formats.
50 Create forms and template documents. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Compose and produce a variety of business messages and reports using correct style, format, and content. ♦ Compose business documents that reflect international differences and incorporate current practice and protocol. ♦ Develop an outline to facilitate logical and understandable written documents.
52 Compile current reference manuals for office. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Compose and produce a variety of business messages and reports using correct style, format, and content. ♦ Compose business documents that reflect international differences and incorporate current practice and protocol. ♦ Develop an outline to facilitate logical and understandable written documents. ♦ Prepare industry-specific technical reports incorporating graphics. ♦ Write coherent business messages, instructions, descriptions, summaries, and reports using appropriate formats.
53 Maintain a database of officers of the court, administrative agencies, and resource persons. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Compose business documents that reflect international differences and incorporate current practice and protocol. ♦ Prepare industry-specific technical reports incorporating graphics. ♦ Write coherent business messages, instructions, descriptions, summaries, and reports using appropriate formats.
100 Participate in a mock interview for a legal position. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Participate in and analyze mock interviews, emphasizing critical times at the beginning and the end of an interview. ♦ Prepare a list of questions to ask an interviewer. ♦ Prepare responses to commonly asked interview questions. ♦ Role-play interview situations for simulated job opportunities.
101 Compose an interview follow-up letter. NBEA Achievement Standards for Communication: Write a formal application message, resume, and follow-up message for a job opportunity. ♦ Write a job interview thank-you message.