QuickStart Skills Development: Office Administration (With Practicum)

(Diploma)

NOC: 1221

Program Duration: 520 hours

At 20 hours per week: 26.0 weeks – 6.0 months
At 25 hours per week: 20.8  weeks – 4.8 months
Note on Program Duration:  Actual calendar times may vary due to statutory holidays, professional days and school closure days.

Applications & Technologies

MS Office 2013 (Choose three of the following)

MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, MS Outlook,
MS Publisher

180 hours

General Skills

Keyboarding, Business Communications, Administrative Office Procedures

140 hours

Bookkeeping / Accounting Skills

Accounting Fundamentals

MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, MS Outlook,
MS Publisher

Computerized Accounting (Choose one of the following)

Sage 50, QuickBooks

130 hours

Job Search Skills

Employment Readiness or Practicum Readiness

Practicum

70 hours

Mature student status (19 years of age or older). Non native English speakers require proof of score of 60% on ULI ESL testing (or equivalent from other standardized testing mechanisms). Local students require minimum score of 7 on Wonderlic Aptitude test and pass an interview with the ULI admissions department. International students need to pass an interview with ULI admissions department.  May be required to take ULI ESL program to bring English to the prerequisite level of acceptance.