Advanced Office Skills Diploma

Gain practical, work-ready skills to help start your administration career.

Employers are constantly seeking individuals with practical expertise who can contribute value to their business right from the start. If you aspire to work in an office setting or are considering re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, the Advanced Office Skills Diploma might be the perfect training for you.

Build a foundation for success with this tailor-made diploma.

This popular training programme allows you to take complete control and choose the courses you want to study. Its flexibility means you can learn essential skills, such as Microsoft Office, Bookkeeping, Sage Accounts and Effective Business Communication. Plenty of options are available, with over 200 courses, so you can tailor the diploma to suit you.

Interested in learning how to create your ideal training program? Reach out to a Course Advisor at your nearest centre, who will collaborate with you to choose the courses that will equip you with the necessary skills. Acquire a diverse set of skills and the confidence to apply them effectively in your professional endeavours.

Advanced Office Skills Diploma

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Course Info

Duration 150 hours flexi study
Training Type Diploma
Study Type In centre, Online

Awards & Qualifications

Awarded 150 CPD points upon successful completion

Is this course right for me?

Career Path

The exceptional diploma opens doors to diverse career paths, thanks to its customised structure. With this qualification, you can pursue various office administration roles like Medical Secretary, Legal Secretary, PA, EA, or Office Manager. Alternatively, the acquired skills can propel you towards a fulfilling accounting career, with opportunities as a Bookkeeper, Accounts Assistant, or Finance Assistant.

Awarded 150 CPD points upon successful completion
Duration 150 hours flexi study

Course Content

Core Courses

Our Advanced Office Skills Diploma offers the flexibility to select seven core courses tailored to your needs. If more suitable to your existing skills and career goals, alternative subjects can be chosen. Our Course Advisors are here to assist you further in customising this diploma to meet your requirements.

Word

Our Microsoft Word course is meticulously crafted to equip you with the vital skills required to excel in using Word within a professional setting, all within a remarkably brief timeframe.

Word Expert

This training in Microsoft Word will propel your Word skills forward to an advanced level. Over several lessons, you’ll become confident in Word’s more sophisticated features.

Excel

Microsoft Excel stands as the unrivalled titan of spreadsheet programs, reigning as the world’s most popular choice. This comprehensive course caters to individuals at beginner to intermediate levels, offering over ten self-paced lessons. Throughout this journey, you will master the art of formatting your spreadsheet to impeccably showcase your information, effortlessly handle both simple and complex formulas, seamlessly insert charts, and delve into the realm of functions, including the esteemed IFERROR. Brace yourself for an enlightening experience that encompasses so much more.

Excel Expert

Our Excel Expert level course offers comprehensive knowledge and skills to help you excel in using this widely-used spreadsheet program. Through a series of self-paced lessons, you will master advanced tasks, including conditional formatting, macro recording and execution, pivot table manipulation, and utilisation of statistical functions. Enhance your proficiency and unlock the full potential of Excel!

Outlook

Our comprehensive Outlook course guides you through mastering this widely-used email system as an indispensable work tool. Learn efficient navigation and customisation, manage contacts and appointments seamlessly, and effectively organise tasks and folders.

PowerPoint

Our comprehensive PowerPoint training course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to master this powerful presentation software. With the knowledge gained from this course, you will confidently deliver professional presentations to colleagues, clients, and partners alike.

Bookkeeping Transactions and Controls – Part 1

Proficiency in bookkeeping is highly sought after, as individuals with strong skills in this field are always in demand. This comprehensive course is meticulously crafted to provide you with a distinct advantage over others who may have limited experience. By focusing on double-entry bookkeeping, it equips you with the knowledge and expertise needed to excel in this pivotal aspect of financial management.

Sage 50 Accounts

Sage 50 Accounts provides you with the necessary skills to secure a rewarding position in an accounts department or to establish your own business offering accounting administration services to local firms. With its comprehensive training, you’ll be well-prepared to excel in the field of finance and contribute to the success of your company or clients.

Effective Business Communication

This excellent course will raise your game regarding business communication skills, which are top of the list of qualities demanded by employers.

Typaz

Within a mere 25 hours, one can effortlessly achieve typing speeds ranging from 20 to 40+ words per minute, regardless of prior experience. Moreover, comprehensive guidance on ergonomics, technique, and accuracy will be provided to ensure optimal results in your journey towards mastery.

Typaz Speed

Enhance your speed and accuracy with our Typaz Speed touch-typing course. Unlock the potential to achieve typing speeds of 40-60 words per minute and experience a new level of precision.

Course Overview

Aims & Objectives

Take your career to new heights with our Advanced Office Skills Diploma. Designed to provide flexibility and cater to your individual needs, this program empowers you to choose subjects that align with your career ambitions. Unlock your full potential and pave the way for a brighter future.

There are no specific pre-requisites for this diploma.

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