Office Administration Certificate Program
Hands-On Computer & Finance Training, Practical Office Skills and Professional Support to Launch a Successful Professional Career in 30 Weeks
To earn the Office Administration Certificate at Discovery Community College students must complete both the Computerized Business Applications (CBA) and Accounting and Finance (AF) programs.
As a qualified Office Administration graduate, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to work in any modern office environment. Your hands-on training will cover computer hardware skills and knowledge, computer software skills focusing on the MS Office suite, organizational and communication skills, basic bookkeeping and computerized accounting knowledge, and employability skills.
This program is taught by experienced business professionals, who know exactly what you need to be an asset to a modern business and are dedicated to providing personal, supportive guidance.
Computerized Business Applications training includes: Computer hardware and software including Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint
Accounting and Finance training includes: Bookkeeping plus Simply Accounting, QuickBooks and Payroll
This program is offered in: Campbell River, Maple Ridge, Nanaimo, Surrey and Parksville.
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Successful graduates of this course enter the professional world with confidence, knowing they have the skills to succeed in almost any office environment. With above-average future job growth expected in this field, your exciting new career can take you everywhere from large, fast-paced corporations to small, community-oriented businesses.
Put your natural planning and organizational talents to work for you in this professional career in less than 1 year.
“I can proudly say that going to Discovery was one of the greatest choices I have made in my life. Now I not only have a job, but a career which I am proud of.”
– Ana McManus, Discovery Community College Graduate
Is an Office Administration Career Right For You?
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