Administrative Assistant – Diploma

Program Duration: 29 weeks – Diploma Program
Available at Academy of Learning College campuses in TorontoBrampton and North York 

The Administrative Assistant Diploma program provides students with office administration, professional communication and word-processing skills. In today’s fast-paced business environments, skilled Administrative Assistants play a vital role in providing support to managers, teams, and various business departments.

In addition to communication skills, students will learn basic bookkeeping skills, as well as how to compile, verify, record and process forms and various business documents. Students will also gain hands-on experience with the most popular word-processing software applications including Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

Administrative Assistant Courses include:

  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Business Correspondence
  • Customer Service
  • Basic Bookkeeping
  • Professional Communication
  • Keyboard Skill Building
  • Office Procedures
  • Job Search and Resume Writing

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Administrative Assistant Diploma Career Opportunities:

Graduates of the Administrative Assistant Diploma Program have the knowledge and skills necessary to begin a career in various fields, including:

  • Accounting Firms
  • Government Sectors
  • Project Management
  • Service Industries
  • Small / Large Business Administration

Admission Requirements:

Contact us today, an Admissions Representative would be glad to help you select a program to pursue and determine if you meet Admission Requirements, including:

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent), or Mature Student status.
  • Good command of the English language
  • Completion of an Admissions Interview

Financial Assistance at Academy of Learning College:

Several funding options exist for students, our Financial Aid Officer would be glad to answer any of your questions and help you apply for funding for your education. Student Financial Assistance Options include:

  • Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
  • Employment Ontario Second Career Program
  • Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan Options
  • CanVet Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and SISIP Financial Services
  • Ontario Disability Support Program
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
  • CIBC Education Line of Credit
  • Employer or Agency Sponsorship of Education
  • Aboriginal and First Nation Funding Programs
  • Lifelong Learning and Registered Education Savings Plans
  • and more!

Student Testimonials:

Academy of Learning College changed my life from an assembly worker to an Administrative Assistant. I was so excited I got the job right away. I now work for TransCare Community Support Services.

D. Patel

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