About

This course will provide you with everything you need to know to become a success in a Personal Assistant role, leading to job satisfaction and a successful career. This field requires people who enjoy organization and those who are willing to continually work on their interpersonal and communication skills, can prioritize a large workload of varied tasks, and who are passionate about helping others achieve their objectives.

Receive expert instruction in creating organizational structures, time management, effective communication strategies, professionalism, brand representation, administrative duties, and how to produce the perfect meeting. 

Requirements

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Lessons

Module 1: Interpersonal And Communication Skills

  • Telephone manner
  • Listening skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Respect, friendliness and boundaries

Module 2: Time-management And Organization

  • Prioritizing
  • Multitasking
  • Extra work
  • Managing your time

Module 3: You As A Representation Of Your Boss And Your Company

  • Competence
  • Professionalism
  • Reflecting brand values
  • Working toward company objectives

Module 4: Common Tasks

  • Diary management
  • Letter writing
  • Arranging appointments and meetings
  • Administrative duties

Module 5: Meetings

  • Preparations
  • Welcoming visitors
  • Note taking and dictation
  • Closing and follow ups

Career

Who is this course for?

This training is ideal for anyone who wants to become a personal assistant, or for personal assistants who want to add to their skill set and get professional training.

It’s also a great course for administrative assistants, secretaries, receptionists, and office support staff who are looking to transition to a PA job.

Career path

After completing this course, you can:

  • Get a job as a personal assistant
  • Use your increased skill set to get a promotion or raise in your current job
  • Organize your own schedule much more efficiently
  • Teach others how to organize and efficiently plan their lives
  • Impress your boss with your dedication, education, and skill set

Certification

You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from IOA.

Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

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10874 Students. 
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    About

    This course will provide you with everything you need to know to become a success in a Personal Assistant role, leading to job satisfaction and a successful career. This field requires people who enjoy organization and those who are willing to continually work on their interpersonal and communication skills, can prioritize a large workload of varied tasks, and who are passionate about helping others achieve their objectives.

    Receive expert instruction in creating organizational structures, time management, effective communication strategies, professionalism, brand representation, administrative duties, and how to produce the perfect meeting. 

    Requirements

    International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lessons

    Module 1: Interpersonal And Communication Skills

    • Telephone manner
    • Listening skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Respect, friendliness and boundaries

    Module 2: Time-management And Organization

    • Prioritizing
    • Multitasking
    • Extra work
    • Managing your time

    Module 3: You As A Representation Of Your Boss And Your Company

    • Competence
    • Professionalism
    • Reflecting brand values
    • Working toward company objectives

    Module 4: Common Tasks

    • Diary management
    • Letter writing
    • Arranging appointments and meetings
    • Administrative duties

    Module 5: Meetings

    • Preparations
    • Welcoming visitors
    • Note taking and dictation
    • Closing and follow ups

    Career

    Who is this course for?

    This training is ideal for anyone who wants to become a personal assistant, or for personal assistants who want to add to their skill set and get professional training.

    It’s also a great course for administrative assistants, secretaries, receptionists, and office support staff who are looking to transition to a PA job.

    Career path

    After completing this course, you can:

    • Get a job as a personal assistant
    • Use your increased skill set to get a promotion or raise in your current job
    • Organize your own schedule much more efficiently
    • Teach others how to organize and efficiently plan their lives
    • Impress your boss with your dedication, education, and skill set

    Certification

    You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from IOA.

    Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

    All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.