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A course is designed to enable individuals to develop their personal and professional lives. Universities, schools and organizations around the world offer these courses. Taking a course often provides an individual with new skills and even a professional advancement. What is a course in administration? A course in administration develops an individual’s knowledge and experience of the inner… Read more

A course is designed to enable individuals to develop their personal and professional lives. Universities, schools and organizations around the world offer these courses. Taking a course often provides an individual with new skills and even a professional advancement.

What is a course in administration? A course in administration develops an individual’s knowledge and experience of the inner workings of a business to help it run smoothly in the day-to-day operations. Skills participants generally learn include how to arrange meetings, proper office etiquette, business writing skills and email writing skills, to name a few. There are many different types of administration courses available depending on the student’s skill level and career goals, ranging from beginner to more advanced secretarial skills.

Individuals who participate in a course in administration can gain valuable life skills, such as telephone and email etiquette to use in the workplace as well as their personal lives. Participants also gain knowledge of how businesses and employees operate together, and they are often involved with meetings that test their listening and critical thinking abilities.

The cost of taking a course in administration will vary depending on the organization, but it will generally take anywhere from a few days to a few months to complete. Always research the course to make sure it offers the right educational material.

After completing a course in administration, individuals may be fully equipped to join the workforce as a secretary or administrative assistant, or advance within their current place of employment. There are also the options of working as a receptionist in legal, medical, or other business offices, customer care, a human resources manager, or even as an appointment specialist in a medical office. The skills gained from this course are valuable in a variety of fields, which leaves the door to an individual’s career path wide open.

A course in administration may provide new skills and avenues to pursue. There are online courses available that offer greater flexibility in time and location. To learn about your options, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This course gives essential and in-depth practical techniques that will enable you to excel at your workplace.

This course gives essential and in-depth practical techniques that will enable you to excel at your workplace. -
Courses
Full-time
4 days
English
Campus
 
Hamilton College
Los Angeles, USA

Students will learn computer office management through the use of the computers and various programs, develop leadership skills, and personnel management. Our objective is for ... +

Students will learn computer office management through the use of the computers and various programs, develop leadership skills, and personnel management. Our objective is for each student to develop leadership skills, and program use. -
Courses
Full-time
10 months
Campus
 
Campus Universitario Europeo
A Coruña, Spain +2 More

The directors of a company need to have qualified staff to assist them in the organization and planning of their activities as well as daily management of the development and ... +

The directors of a company need to have qualified staff to assist them in the organization and planning of their activities as well as daily management of the development and implementation projects. -
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Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Online
 

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Damelin Part Time
Johannesburg, South Africa +3 More

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered and the Certificate: Office Administration, SAQA ID 23 ... +

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered and the Certificate: Office Administration, SAQA ID 23618 (Credits 120) with a FASSET endorsement will be awarded. Learner results will -
Courses
Part-time
Campus
 
Aalborg Business College
Aalborg, Denmark

Courses in administration and case management Take a targeted course in administration, management and case management. Our courses are updated regularly and are based on the ... +

Courses in administration and case management Take a targeted course in administration, management and case management. Our courses are updated regularly and are based on the latest knowledge in the field. As an administrative employee, you will find that your tasks are constantly changing in step with increased globalization and digitalisation. This places new demands on your competencies as an administrative employee, as the work tasks often become more specialized and complex. We offer courses that can help you stay up to date in the field of administration - also in relation to the latest legislation. -
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English
 
Canadian College Of Health, Science & Technology
Windsor, Canada

Medical Office Assistants (MOA) are relied upon by physicians, medical staff, and patients to keep office operations running smoothly.

Medical Office Assistants (MOA) are relied upon by physicians, medical staff, and patients to keep office operations running smoothly. -
Courses
Full-time
English (Canada)
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Lake Tech - Lake Technical College
Eustis, USA

This face-to-face program, located on the LTC main campus, is a 1050-hour program designed to develop communication, higher-level thinking, and decision-making skills; the per ... +

This face-to-face program, located on the LTC main campus, is a 1050-hour program designed to develop communication, higher-level thinking, and decision-making skills; the performance of office procedure tasks; the production of quality work in an efficient manner using advanced features of business software applications; research of job opportunities; and the production of high-quality employment portfolios and job-seeking documents. -
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English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Tshwana South TVET College
Mabopane, South Africa

On completion, the certificate holder will have access to any of the following careers: Accounting and Bookkeeping; Office Management; Office Administration; Human Resources M ... +

On completion, the certificate holder will have access to any of the following careers: Accounting and Bookkeeping; Office Management; Office Administration; Human Resources Management; Private Secretary, Frontline Reception: Recruitment Agency; Self Employed; Legal Secretarial Services; Personal and General Secretarial Services. -
Courses
English
 
Hospitality And Commercial College - South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa

This programme is perfect for those who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-round office knowledge.

This programme is perfect for those who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-round office knowledge. -
Courses
English
Feb 2022
Campus
 
South African College Of Business SACOB
Cape Town, South Africa

This qualification forms part of the ICB Office Administration Programme. It covers various functions of the secretary and receptionist, including telephone, mail, corresponde ... +

This qualification forms part of the ICB Office Administration Programme. It covers various functions of the secretary and receptionist, including telephone, mail, correspondence, records and security competencies. -
Courses
English
Feb 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Wits University Online Digital Campus
Johannesburg, South Africa

This course will equip learners with a range of knowledge and experiences to promote the research management profession's value.

This course will equip learners with a range of knowledge and experiences to promote the research management profession's value. -
Courses
English
Feb 2022
Online
 
Laurel Business Institute
Uniontown, USA +1 More

Laurel's 20-Month AST Degree in Network Administration & Security trains students to install, maintain, manage and enhance computer networks.

Laurel's 20-Month AST Degree in Network Administration & Security trains students to install, maintain, manage and enhance computer networks. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
The University Of Chicago Global
Chicago, USA

The Capital Fellows Programs supports 18 Assembly Fellows, 18 Senate Fellows, 18 Executive Fellows and 10 Judicial Administration Fellows receive an outstanding opportunity to ... +

The Capital Fellows Programs supports 18 Assembly Fellows, 18 Senate Fellows, 18 Executive Fellows and 10 Judicial Administration Fellows receive an outstanding opportunity to engage in public service and prepare for future careers, while actively contributing to the development and implementation of public policy in California. The ranks of former fellows include a Justice of the California Supreme Court, members of the United States Congress and the State Legislature, a deputy director of the Peace Corps, state and local government officials, corporate executives and community leaders. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
 
Collège Communautaire Du Nouveau-Brunswick-CCNB
Bathurst, Canada

This program prepares the student to work in positions involving administrative responsibilities to effectively manage the administrative tasks and activities of an office and ... +

This program prepares the student to work in positions involving administrative responsibilities to effectively manage the administrative tasks and activities of an office and effectively use various software. -
Courses
English, French (Canada)
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Damelin Part Time
Johannesburg, South Africa +3 More

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Professional Receptionist and Personal Assistant Certificate.

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Professional Receptionist and Personal Assistant Certificate. -
Courses
Part-time
32 hours
Campus
 

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