Basic Administrative Skills

Learn the skills most commonly used by administrative assistants in a small business environment. Learn proper telephone and reception procedures and etiquette, time and office-management skills, business communications, and office machine operations and procedures.

Additional Information

Delivery Option:

This course is currently available through homestudy delivery only.

Homestudy option is available via weekly intake. The registration deadline for the homestudy option is the Wednesday a week prior to the Monday start date. You will have four months to complete the course.

Course Material:

Learning materials will be mailed to your home address.


Proficiency in the English language and basic word processing skills.

For more information, please contact:

Prospective Student Centre 403.410.1402
Continuing Education 403.410.1595 or email

Register for this course:

Click on an offering and add to cart or call 403.410.1400.

This is a required course for the:

Executive Assistant Certificate


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Hours of Study:
This course will start the Monday following the completion of your registration. To start on a different date please call 403-410-1400.