Date: Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018
Get the skills you need to launch yourself into a rewarding career in administration with Vancouver Island University’s Applied Business Technology Certificate program. The 10-month ABT program provides the in-depth training needed by today’s office workers to be competitive in the job market. A two-year online version is available as well for those who want to complete the course part-time while still working. The program is available at VIU’s Nanaimo and Cowichan campuses.
Skills learned include current computer software applications, business English, business calculations, office procedures, customer relations and strong keyboarding skills. Students choose from three different specialties: Accounting Assistant, Administrative Assistant and Legal Administrative Assistant. At the end of the program, students complete a two-week work placement practicum. To learn more about the ABT program, come out to a free information session on Wednesday, November 21 from 6 - 7 pm in Room 125 at VIU’s Cowichan Campus.