: EnglishShort Description
: As an office professional, you only have to do one thing: everything! And there never seems to be enough time to do it all, much less learn how. But if you really want to ramp up your job performance – and add value to your employer – you need to take this Administrative Assistant course. This course offers an almost endless supply of savvy advice, great tips, proven tools, and powerful strategies for dealing with both everyday job responsibilities and requirements.
So whether you’re brushing up your skills, keeping up with new developments in business, increasing your own marketability, or just starting a challenging and rewarding career, this comprehensive course is just the right thing to move your career forward!
If you're looking for a way to get up to speed quickly on the newest version of Microsoft® Office, this course offers step-by-step instructions to make it easy. Office 2013 has new features and tools to master, and whether you're upgrading from an earlier version or encountering the Office applications for the first time, you'll appreciate this simplified approach.
NOTE: This course does NOT include the MS Office programs themselves. Students will need to have Office 2013 already installed on their computers.Instructor Description
: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors review student work, student progress, and interact with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.Certification
: Upon successful completion of our Administrative Assistant course, students will be prepared for an entry-level job as an Administrative Assistant in an office setting and to sit for the NCCB national certification exam to become a Certified Administrative Assistant (CAA).
Upon successful completion of our Microsoft® Office 2013 course, students will be prepared to sit for Microsoft® Office certification exams to become a Microsoft® Office Specialist (MOS).
To assist in preparing for these Microsoft® Office certification exams, checklists are provided which outline all tasks that may be covered in that exam. To prepare for an exam, it is recommended that each task on the checklist be fully explored and practiced using the textbook and/or software. Links to practice tests are also provided to help prepare for these exams.
Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.
Broadband or High-Speed - DSL, Cable, and Wireless Connections
Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended
Operating Systems - Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 or 8.1
MAC Software Requirements:
Operating Systems - Mac OS x 10 or higher with Windows
Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is the best browser for this course
Cookies MUST be enabled
Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
Adobe PDF Reader
QuickTime, Windows Media Player &/or Real Player
•Students must have Microsoft Office 2013 installed (not included with tuition)
The following textbooks will be provided to each student upon registration:
• Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 18 Software
• Administrative Assistant’s and Secretary’s Handbook by James Stroman, Kevin Wilson, Jenniver Wauson