Managing an office needs a variety of skills that need to be learnt and mastered. This program focuses on teaching these skills to the students, so they are able to successfully carry out most of the office and administrative tasks like file management, using telephones and fax machines, organizing meetings and seminars. This program also includes 60 hours of practicum to give students valuable experience in an office setting.
Obtain the skills you need to begin your career as an administrative professional by getting our Certificate in Office Administration. Get educated & prepared for a new career within 18 weeks.
Earn up to $33.00* per hour as an Office Assistant
All wages are taken from the Canada Job Bank
Grade 12 or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or older)
For proof of English Language competency, Applicants whose first language is English need to provide proof of proficiency through the following:
Applicants whose first language is not English need to provide proof of the CLB Level 6 or more OR an equivalent English Language assessment test OR successfully complete the English Language Test and Interview conducted by College Authorities.
Other acceptable English test scores include:
18 weeks full-time (360 hours)
|1. Keyboarding Skills||40|
|2. Advanced Keyboarding Skills||30|
|3. Customer Service and Communication||20|
|4. Accounting Fundamentals 1||40|
|5. Administrative Procedures||40|
|6. Office Skills||40|
|7. Computer Applications||40|
|8. Career Preparation||20|
|9. Office Simulation||30|
|1||Tuition Fee||$3250||Domestic Students|
|1||Tuition Fee||$5250||International Students|
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
Western Community College offers a variety of financial aid opportunities to ease students’ stress and allow them to focus on their studies. If you need extra support, we have flexible funding to accommodate all our students, no matter their financial situation.
Our dedicated Financial Aid Officers will help you every step of the way.
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Surrey, BC V3W 3N4
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