Upon successful completion of the Administrative Office Assistant I certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for entry-level employment in office related professional positions similar to Office Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Office Professional, Clerical, or Receptionist. The student demonstrates his or her ability to perform a broad range of entry-level administrative office tasks, such as keyboarding and document processing skills, communicating effectively in oral and written business communication, managing filing systems, basic to intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Professional Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. The student will also demonstrate proficiency in the use of office equipment and technology, such as web cameras, copy machines, and open source software applications. The certificate is level 1 of 4 in the Administrative Executive Professional/Office Manager career pathway.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Program completers will demonstrate the ability to complete basic office application tasks using Microsoft Office Applications.
- Program completers will demonstrate the ability to use keyboarding skills in a business environment.