Increase your value to employers.

Administrative Professionals or Administrative Assistants provide critical support to businesses of all sizes within various industries.  Individuals with added bookkeeping skills are even more valuable as they are able to provide accounting and bookkeeping support, in addition to their responsibilities as Administrative Professionals.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • online

Program Highlights

Robertson College's Administrative Professional / Bookkeeper diploma program is designed to give you an understanding of office procedures, bookkeeping, and Sage computerized accounting software.  As a graduate of this program, you will be able to obtain an entry-level position as an Administrative Assistant or Bookkeeper.

  • Gain basic knowledge of common office procedures and develop professional business skills necessary to communicate in a dynamic workplace
  • Learn bookkeeping basics and how to perform day-to-day financial transactions, including general journal entries, accounts payable and receivables and the operation of petty cash
  • Transition the concepts of manual bookkeeping to a computerized accounting environment
  • Learn proper typing techniques and improve your keyboarding accuracy
  • Learn to perform functions common to all Microsoft Windows applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Administrative Professional / Bookkeeper Practicum

Valuable workplace experience is gained during the compulsory 4-week full-time practicum where you will be working alongside industry professionals.

what you could be earning in less than one year$28,995 - $48,006wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca
program duration22 Weeks
  • Gain in-demand administrative and bookkeeping skills with one diploma
  • Benefit from hands-on learning in a small class environment
  • Learn from industry instructors who bring real-life experience and insight into the classroom
  • Multiple intakes throughout the year
  • Benefit from a dedicated Career Services department that will help you prepare for your job search and help connect you with local employers that are part of the Robertson College Employer Network
  • Financial assistance is available for those who qualify

Career Opportunities

Graduates will find employment in businesses of all sizes across a variety of sectors.

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Executive Assistant
  • Bookkeeping Clerk
  • Accounting Clerk

Upcoming Event

Open House - Edmonton Campus

Robertson College Edmonton invites you to our Open House happening Saturday, October 27th, 2018.  The open house is free to attend and will give prospective students the chance to learn more about the programs we offer as well as take a tour around our campus located at 10145 - 109 Street NW, Edmonton.  [ More Information ]

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