UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Executive Support online short course

Course starts 2 October 2017

Course information

Registration Closes:
26 September 2017
Course Starts:
2 October 2017
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 - 10 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R11,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
26 September 2017
Course Starts:
2 October 2017
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 - 10 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

The best executive assistants are indispensable.

They’re the troubleshooters, translators, help desk attendants, diplomats, human databases, travel consultants, amateur psychologists, and ambassadors to the inside and outside world.*

Successful company leaders rely on having strong support to achieve their goals. Executive assistant relationships are business partnerships. Invest in this office administration course for your career advancement today.

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What will set you apart

Earn your responsibility with this office administration short course by learning to :

    • Define your support function within an organisation and become a recognised representative 
    • Communicate clearly and manage conflict confidently to ensure the best results in your role
    • Coordinate organisational finances, projects, teams and events whilst performing a variety of high-level administrative tasks

Course curriculum

Maximise your career performance level for the position you want with the executive support online short course. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: The corporate environment and executive support
  • Course Module 2: Advanced executive administrative support
  • Course Module 3: Effective communication and conflict management
  • Course Module 4: Advanced computer practices
  • Course Module 5: Written communication and presentation skills
  • Course Module 6: The fundamentals of financial management
  • Course Module 7: Corporate project and events management
  • Course Module 8: Leadership and people management
  • Course Module 9: Staff training and development
  • Course Module 10: Self-management skills

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.

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Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 2 October 2017.

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