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Administrative Office Assistant Online Diploma Program

Knowledge and skills for a successful career

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Administrative Office Assistants or Administrative Assistants provide support to business executives, office departments or small or medium-sized businesses. Graduates of this program are well prepared to work in a variety of industries, in large corporations, small and medium-sized businesses, non-profit groups or government departments.

Program Overview

Robertson College Administrative Office Assistant program is designed to give students a basic understanding of office procedures as well as the skills and confidence to obtain an entry-level administrative assistant position in a variety of office environments.

  • Gain basic knowledge of standard office procedures including front line reception responsibilities, office technology, and management of time, work and resources
  • Develop strong oral and written business communication skills including how to manage successful customer interactions
  • Be introduced to the basic principles of sales, marketing and customer service
  • Learn proper typing techniques and improve your keyboarding accuracy
  • Learn to perform functions common to all Microsoft Windows applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Careers

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

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Administrative Professional
  • Executive Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Secretary

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Administrative Professional Program Practicum

Valuable workplace experience is gained during the compulsory 2-week full-time practicum where you will work alongside industry professionals.

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