PA Diploma - CPD accreditedSouters Training
- 20 hours of class
Frequent Asked Questions
· What are the objectives of this course?
To achieve all round knowledge with practical exercises writing emails, letters etc. while working in a variety of situations; touch typing and 3 MS modules; Identify and politely deal with telephone inquiries and complaints. Make travel and hotel arrangements. Organise and understand the purpose of meetings.
· Who is it intended for?
This course is ideal for individuals looking for a change of career; or for PAs needing to endorse their qualification with an accredited Diploma or update their skills and knowledge base - ideal for those returning to the office environment.
A sound level of education to at least GCSE level with a good command of English.
Souters PA Diploma, Microsoft Office certificates in Word plus 2 other modules, touch typing, audio - all accredited by CPD.
· What marks this course apart?
The PA course is tutor led with small classes. The classroom atmosphere is relaxed and casual. Various aspects of life in the office is brought into the classroom or through practical exercises. 5-day intensive course which accelerates job readiness.
· What happens after requesting information?
A prompt reply follows your request for information on the course. Detailed information with a schedule of course start dates, a map, registration form and an introduction about Souters will be emailed the same day.
· Would I be able to find work in this field after the course?
Souters will assist with the best format in presenting your CV; tips on answering questions at job interviews. Souters has links with recruitment agencies who send us job vacancies every week. We also have companies requesting us to send graduates we have. These are updated weekly on our website and in-house notice board.
· Can I pay by instalments?
Yes, you can pay by instalments. A plan will be drawn up once agreed by you and Souters.
What you'll learn on the course
Teachers and trainers (1)
- Job functions of a PA
- Diary Management
- Business Letter Writing
- Composing E-mails, Faxes, Memorandums
- Telephone skills
- Making Travel/Hotel Arrangements
- Filing Systems
- Time Management
- Invoicing / Petty cash
- Client Care
- Complaint Handling
- Work Planning
- Document Presentation
- Confidence building
- Touch Typing
- Audio Typing
- CV Development
- Organising meetings
- Microsoft Office in Word plus 2 other modules to Intermediate level