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BA~04 - Administrative Support

Duration: ± 4 hours | Course Code: BA~04 | Cost From: R 350 ($ 20) per person

In this Administrative Support and Assistance course, participants will learn the core skills that will help them use their resources efficiently, manage your time wisely, communicate effectively, and collaborate with others skillfully. The practices presented in this course may take time to be a part of your daily work routine. However, making the commitment to consistently apply the concepts every day is the key to changing and adopting new behaviors in a short amount of time.

The contributions of employees to the organization are often overlooked, because the employees themselves do not strive to shine and are over-shadowed by their managers. In this short course, the emphasis is on becoming an invaluable team player that not only does the job, but makes a significant contribution to the running of the organization as a true assistant to management.


Adapting and changing the behaviour of Administrative Assistants in business, to improve their:

  • Organizing Skills
  • Time Management Skills
  • Completion of Special Tasks
  • Verbal Communication Skills
  • Non-Verbal Communication Skills
  • Empowerment

Target Audience

Those persons employed in business as Personal Assistants to management. It is also useful for other administrative staff in any organization, at a level where a lot of the daily work load is handled.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the course, Learners will:

  1. Organize and Utilize resources more efficiently
  2. Be empowered
  3. Contribute to management as a team player
  4. Manage time wisely
  5. Communicate effectively
  6. Collaborate skillfully with others

Scope & Requirements

Learners need to be in, or be applying for, an Administrative Position as personal assistant to management. They require good grasp of some basic management and organizational concepts, and have good English literacy.


R 350 per person
$ 20 per person for international students
Group discounts available on request


All Material is subject to Copyright. A Certificate of Completion will be sent to those who complete the course.

Duration: ± 4 hours
Course Code: BA~04

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