Certificate in Business Essentials Co-op

General

Program Description

Certificate in Business Essentials Co-op

This is a 31-week program that includes 12 weeks of co-op placement. We offer guaranteed Co-op placement in a field related to your program. This program will prepare you for a position within any organization that requires you to effectively deal with an increasingly complex business environment.

This program will allow you to:

  • Examine various concepts related to organizational structures, functions, and behaviors in order to have a better understanding of the functioning of a business entity.
  • Assess where and how to access sources of finance and the skills to use financial information for vital decision making.
  • Explore various terminologies and tools used in sales and marketing for a better understanding of marketing principles.
  • Enhance your business communication skills.

Course Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or Equivalent * or Mature student **
  • Age 18 or older
  • IELTS of 5.0 or equivalent for non-native English speakers

*A transcript, diploma or certificate from another country are considered equivalent to an Ontario high school diploma if assessed at an Ontario OSSD level by a recognized assessment service.

**Mature students must pass a Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam

See the pre-approved recognized assessment services below:

  • World Education Services- wes.org
  • The University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies, Comparative Education Service – learn.utoronto.ca/ces
  • International Credential Assessment Service of Canada- icascanada.ca

** Mature students must be at least 18 years of age and pass a Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam with a minimum score of 15.

Career Path

Graduates can go onto careers in a variety of different fields including sales, marketing, retail, finance, customer service, and administration. Your roles can include but are not limited to:

  • Administrative Support Officer
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Senior Secretary
  • Office Administrator / Coordinator
  • Sales Associate
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Financial Services Representative
  • Client Service Associate
  • Property Administrator
  • Cash Management Associate
  • Records Officer
  • Scheduling Assistant
  • Junior Planner
  • Junior Executive Assistant

Duration

31 weeks, including scheduled breaks

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

The Toronto School of Management (TSoM) is a school offering a range of courses in business, hospitality, and accountancy.

The Toronto School of Management (TSoM) is a school offering a range of courses in business, hospitality, and accountancy. Read less