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Office Administration - Certificate

Saskatchewan Polytechnic credential eligible  FQFA

Northlands College is offering the Office Administration program (formerly Office Education) a one-year certificate program offered full-time in La Ronge.

This program provides knowledge and skill development related to the business office environment, with an emphasis on computer applications. Instruction is augmented by projects that will give you a hands-on understanding of the demands and rewards of work in an office setting.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Edit and write business letters, memos and email communication
  • Effectively use leading business software applications, including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentations, desktop publishing and Adobe to create business documents
  • Execute office procedures such as reception, mail processing, email communication, calendaring, telephone communication, operating office equipment, task management and meeting participation
  • Generate, maintain and retrieve manual and electronic records
  • Use interpersonal communications in the workplace
  • Use automated accounting software and do basic accounting

There is an emphasis on hands-on learning, especially when it comes to computer and software programs. You’ll learn to use leading office software, from word processing to accounting to email. You’ll gain practical experience through simulated office situations. You’ll practice standard office procedures, from directing telephone communications to preparing for meetings to maintaining office equipment and managing office supplies.

Location: Air Ronge River Campus

Click here for Entrance Requirements, Dates & Tuition

Entrance requirements: Grade 12. A minimum competency in keyboarding skill of 25-50 words per minute is recommended.

Location:  Air Ronge River Campus
Start/End dates: September 4, 2018 – May 17, 2019
Number of weeks: 32
Student capacity: 15
Tuition: $4,331.88
Books: $1,837.50


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