Description:

A secretary or personal assistants need as much skills, if not more, than the managers they work for. They often have to work late, organize schedules and carry out other office tasks that the boss isn’t able to do themselves. So if you want to seat in the forefront of all major deals with your boss, this Executive Secretarial & PA Course would be perfect for you.

The course starts with improving your administrative management skills as you learn the importance of administrative procedures, using the right tools, important procedures to note, organising and much more. Next you explore the world of secretarial interpersonal skills as you improve you communication, negotiation and influencing skills. You will also get tips to remember many different names and how to make an impact in the workplace. As part of the personal assistant section you further improve your soft skills, time & meeting management and discover different tools of the trade.

Finally you also learn the basic use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint in this course which will help you become an invaluable asset to the company.

Who is the course for?

  • This course would be ideal for people who want to start working in admin support
  • People who want to improve their skills in general office and administrative tasks

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Assessment:  

  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam, you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.

Certification:

  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at the cost of £39 or in PDF format at the cost of £24.
  • PDF certificate’s turnaround time is 24 hours, and for the hardcopy certificate, it is 3-9 working days.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognized accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of career advancement opportunities;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Career Path:

Executive Secretarial & PA Course is a useful qualification to possess and would be beneficial for any professions or career from any industry you are in such as:

  • Secretary
  • Personal Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Office administrator

Course Curriculum

Administrative Management skills
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Why Your Office Needs Administrative Procedures 01:00:00
Module Three – Gathering the Right Tools 01:00:00
Module Four – Identifying Procedures to Include 01:00:00
Module Five – Top Five Procedures to Record 01:00:00
Module Six – What to Include in Your Binder (I) 01:00:00
Module Seven – What to Include in Your Binder (II) 01:00:00
Module Eight – Organizing Your Binder 01:00:00
Module Nine – What Not to Include in the Procedure Guide 01:00:00
Module Ten – Share Office Procedure Guide 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Successfully Executing the Guide 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 00:30:00
Secretarial Interpersonal Skills
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Verbal Communication Skills 01:00:00
Module Three – Non-Verbal Communication Skills 01:00:00
Module Four – Making Small Talk and Moving Beyond 01:00:00
Module Five – Moving the Conversation Along 01:00:00
Module Six – Remembering Names 01:00:00
Module Seven – Influencing Skills 01:00:00
Module Eight – Bringing People to Your Side 01:00:00
Module Nine – Sharing Your Opinion 01:00:00
Module Ten – Negotiation Basics 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Making an Impact 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 00:30:00
Developing Interpersonal Skills Course- Activities 00:00:00
Personal Assistant
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Working with Your Manager 01:00:00
Module Three – Administrative Soft Skills 01:00:00
Module Four – Effective Time Management 01:00:00
Module Five – Meeting Management 01:00:00
Module Six – Tools of the Trade (I) 01:00:00
Module Seven – Tools of the Trade (II) 01:00:00
Module Eight – Being an Effective Gatekeeper 01:00:00
Module Nine – Organizational Skills 01:00:00
Module Ten – Confidentiality Guidelines 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Special Tasks 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 00:30:00
Executive and Personal Assistant Training Course- Activities 00:00:00
Computer Literacy
Module 01: Microsoft Word
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Opening 01:00:00
Module Three – Working with the Interface 01:00:00
Module Four – Your First Document 01:00:00
Module Five – Basic Editing Tasks 01:00:00
Module Six – Basic Formatting Tasks 01:00:00
Module Seven – Formatting Paragraphs 01:00:00
Module Eight – Advanced Formatting Tasks 01:00:00
Module Nine – Working with Styles 01:00:00
Module Ten – Formatting the Page 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Sharing Your Document 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 00:30:00
Module 02: Microsoft Excel
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Opening Excel 01:00:00
Module Three – Working with the Interface 01:00:00
Module Four – Your First Worksheet 01:00:00
Module Five – Viewing Excel Data 01:00:00
Module Six – Building Formulas 01:00:00
Module Seven – Using Excel Functions 01:00:00
Module Eight – Using Quick Analysis 01:00:00
Module Nine – Formatting Your Data 01:00:00
Module Ten – Using Styles, Themes, and Effects 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Printing and Sharing Your Workbook 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 01:00:00
Module 03: Microsoft PowerPoint
Module One – Getting Started 00:30:00
Module Two – Opening PowerPoint 01:00:00
Module Three – Working with the Interface 01:00:00
Module Four – Your First Presentation 01:00:00
Module Five – Working with Text 01:00:00
Module Six – Formatting Text and Paragraphs 01:00:00
Module Seven – Adding Pictures 01:00:00
Module Eight – Advanced Formatting Tasks 01:00:00
Module Nine – Working with Transitions and Animations 01:00:00
Module Ten – Setting Up Your Slide Show 01:00:00
Module Eleven – Showtime! 01:00:00
Module Twelve – Wrapping Up 00:30:00
Recommended Reading
Recommended Reading : Executive Secretarial & PA Course 00:00:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam- Executive Secretarial & PA Course 00:30:00
Final Exam
Final Exam- Executive Secretarial & PA Course 00:30:00

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  1. Totally satisfied with the course and i am more confident on my job after doing this course.

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    I am currently a secretary, but I was advised to enhance my skills. After taking this course, my boss immediately noticed that I improved well. And since I was provided with certification from this site, I now have the potential to have an increase or even a promotion.

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