A variety of learning experiences

Office Administration and Technology

Program Details

Length: 6 months to one year
Total Credits: 18 to 72
Intake Term(s): Fall
Campus: Online
Approximate Program Cost
Student Loan eligible: Yes - details here

Credential Received

Certificate in Office Administration & Technology - Office Assistant

Certificate in Office Administration & Technology - Bookkeeping

Advanced Certificate in Administrative Assistant

Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping

Program Summary

The Office Administration & Technology program will give students competency within, and a broad overview of the office environment. Office technology is utilized throughout the program to provide hands-on practical experience.

Additionally, upon completion of the Certificate, students can further complete either a Bookkeeping Advanced Certificate, an Administrative Assistant Advanced Certificate, or both.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, learners will be able to:

  • demonstrate standard administrative skills.
  • demonstrate workplace related collaborative skills.
  • explain the legal responsibilities of office personnel in providing a safe and healthy workplace environment.
  • demonstrate emerging employability skills.
  • outline the importance of ethical and professional behaviours and conduct themselves accordingly in an academic environment.
  • demonstrate basic numeracy skills.
  • apply entry level accounting principles/practices as required.
  • use technology and software applications to industry standards.
  • communicate professionally in various formats to a variety of stakeholders.
  • explain basic customer service theories and techniques.

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