Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

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Campus:
Arnprior Campus
Ottawa Campus
Delivery:
On Campus
Program Length:
23 weeks
Diploma Issued:
ontario

Administrative Assistant Courses that Get You Ahead

Become a respected business professional with this fast-track Administrative Assistant training program from one of the top Ottawa business colleges. In only 21 weeks, this program gives you practical, hands-on administrative training. Get your diploma and start a successful career in office administration fast. With Administrative Assistant courses that cover all the most in-demand business skills, this program will make you job-ready the moment you graduate.

Administrative Assistant training can open a range of career opportunities and will help you get a new job fast. Office Administration professionals work in almost every industry from non-profit to high finance. If you are organized, detail-oriented, looking to start an exciting, professional office career, the Administrative Assistant program at Willis College is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Pursue a career in business and get excellent hands-on administrative assistant training and your Diploma fast from Willis College.

Ottawa Campus Programs, as of September 7th, 2021, will be delivered in a hybrid learning environment.

Between now and March 30, 2022, many Willis College programs will be delivered using a hybrid learning model. This means you will have the opportunity to learn in person at our campus or remotely during scheduled classroom hours.  Further updates will be given as we are advised by the ministry of colleges and universities.

We are available to help you with your career goals and you don’t need to worry about how you are going to plan your future education. We are conducting all of our Admissions Meetings and School Information Sessions virtually or in-person to help you start your career training this year!

Total program length is 23 weeks
Up to 2 weeks of breaks

Job Market

Successful graduates of this administrative assistant course may pursue a wide variety of interesting and rewarding professions, including:

  • Administrative Officer
  • Customer Services Representative – Financial Services
  • Administrative Clerk
  • Administrative Assistant
  • General Office Support Worker
  • Accounting and Related Clerks
  • Customer Service, Information and Related Clerks

Salary Information

Average Wage ($/hr) – $20.51
High Wage ($/hr) – $38.14
National Occupation Classification (NOC) for this program: 4212
Source: noc.esdc.gc.ca & www.jobbank.ca

Admission Requirements

To apply, you must possess ONE of the following:
Grade 12 (Secondary School Diploma) or GED equivalence or Willis College Entrance Assessment. If you are a Mature Student, you can gain admittance by writing a free high school equivalency test.

Are you looking to apply as an International Student?

Find out more about international student admissions requirements.

 

Program Outline

  • Business Communications I - English Essentials I
  • Business Communications II - Written Communication I
  • Business Communications III - Oral Presentation I
  • Career Management
  • Digital Marketing Fundamentals
  • Financial Accounting I – Accounting Fundamentals
  • Financial Accounting II - The Accounting Cycle
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Windows & 0utlook
  • Microsoft Word
  • Payroll I – Introduction
  • QuickBooks with Payroll I
  • Strategic Web Design
I left Willis College with a new-found confidence and a full-time job with a reputable company. I feel like there are endless opportunities for me now and I have a bright future ahead of me with a challenging and rewarding career. Willis College was one of the best decisions of my life. Laura Willey Willis College

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