Office Skills | Assiniboine Community College

Office Skills

Duration/Start: 8 Months/September

Credential: Certificate

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Are you a motivated person with a knack for solving problems? Enter todays fast-paced office environment. Get to work quickly with the Office Skills certificate program.

This program prepares you for the constant change in business by emphasizing relevant computer courses in accounting, mathematics and communications. You’ll graduate with the confidence and the skills needed to be versatile, responsive and professional in workplaces that never stop. If you’re just starting a career or if you’re looking to update previous education and experience, this program is the perfect fit.

If you enjoy working with people and see yourself as rational, organized and independent, the Office Skills certificate program is for you. This practical learning program will put you on the path towards a limitless selection of careers and prepares you to work as a front-line employee in technical, complex offices.

Today’s offices needs people who know about the latest software and technology. But it’s not all at a keyboard — careers in office administration demand teamwork, problem-solving, professionalism and accuracy. A wide assortment of agencies, businesses and organizations will be seeking your skills, with openings for advancement.

As a graduate of this program, you’ll be ready to start your career in a variety of roles including administrative assistant, general office clerk, customer service representative or word processor operator. If you’re combining this certificate program with previous experience or education, you may even choose to operate your own business.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 8 Months/September

Credential Certificate

Credits 60

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students Yes

Study Options
On Campus
Open to International Students

Why choose the Office Skills program?

  • Modern, well-equipped computer laboratories with the latest software 
  • Extensive, hands-on learning 
  • Industry-based practicum provides real-life experiences