Office Administration – Skills Upgrading

Home » Faculty of Business, Travel and Computers » Office Administration – Skills Upgrading
Duration: Based on skills upgrading program completed. Click here for specific start dates.
Faculty: Business, Computers & Travel
Certification: Certificate of Vocational Education
Entrance Requirements: Please click here

Program Description

Designed for professionals with a minimum of two years combined training and experience in the office administration field, this series of four Skills Upgrading Certificate/Diploma programs provides students with specialized skills related to a particular work environment. Students may complete one or more programs in order to build up their credentials for jobs within engineering or legal firms, medical clinics/hospitals, and dental offices.

Certificate/Diploma Programs

Engineering Office Administration (Skills Upgrading)
Duration: 1 term

  • Advanced Documents
  • Engineering Data Processing
  • Engineering Office Procedures
  • Engineering Technical Documents and Data Processing
  • Keyboarding

Legal Office Administration (Skills Upgrading)
Duration: 1 Term

  • Legal Terminology and Transcription
  • Legal Office Procedures
  • Business Law
  • PC Law
  • Keyboarding

Medical and Dental Office Administration (Skills Upgrading)
Duration: 1 Semester + 1 Term

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Dental Office Software
  • Human Relations and Ethical Issues
  • Keyboarding
  • MCP and Insurance Billing
  • Medical Terminology and Transcription
  • Medical/Dental Office Procedures
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Patient Care and Protection
  • Soft Tissue Injury: Back Injury Prevention
  • Standard First Aid
  • Tooth Morphology and Charting

Records Management Office Administration (Skills Upgrading)
Duration: 1 Term

  • Active, Semi-Active and Inactive Records Management
  • Archival Theory and Practice
  • Information Security and Technology
  • Keyboarding
  • Records Management and Control

Employment Opportunities

Upon successful completion of a specific Skills Upgrading certificate/diploma program, graduates may be eligible for employment (depending on specific hiring practices) within various office environments in both public and private sectors.

Request Info

Request Info

Request more information about the college
    *Consent can be withdrawn at any time.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Wall of Fame

“The Western Star” “Twenty Questions with Mary Lou Snow of the Great Canadian Baking Show”

Academy Canada “Physiotherapy Assistant Instructor”, Mary Lou Snow, participated in the 2019 season of “Great Canadian Baking Show”. While Mary Lou was eliminated on the September 25 episode, she could trade her…

Read More