PA Diploma - CPD accredited

Souters Training
In London
  • Souters Training

£1,299

I just finished the PA Diploma with Souters Training. What I enjoyed the most was the environment and the way lectures are given; also the fact that I was able to learn something new which will help me in my career. I write a lot of letters ...

Adeola O
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Important information

Typology Course
Level Intermediate
Start London
Class hours 20 hours of class
Duration 5 Days
Start Flexible
  • Course
  • Intermediate
  • London
  • 20 hours of class
  • Duration:
    5 Days
  • Start:
    Flexible
Description

Simulation of a variety of office situations to be handled effectively; dealing with problems and solving them. The course provides knowledge of the different functions as required of a PA in order to work efficiently and effectively.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Flexible
London
32 Ludgate Hill, London, EC4M 7DR, London, England
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Starts Flexible
Flexible
Location
London
32 Ludgate Hill, London, EC4M 7DR, London, England
See map

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.

· Requirements

A sound level of education to at least GCSE level with a good command of English.

· Qualification

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.

Opinions

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Adeola O
10/05/2017
What I would highlight I just finished the PA Diploma with Souters Training. What I enjoyed the most was the environment and the way lectures are given; also the fact that I was able to learn something new which will help me in my career. I write a lot of letters at work but this course taught me how to write more efficiently and in a professional manner.

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Would you recommend this course? Yes.
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Cheryl Homes
23/04/2017
What I would highlight I took the PA Diploma with Souters Trainig. Overall an excellent course. I would highly recommend this course to people, very informative covered so many topics. 10/10

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Would you recommend this course? Yes.
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Minh Thu Nguyen
14/05/2016
What I would highlight Proofreading

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Would you recommend this course? Yes.
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What you'll learn on the course

Business letter
Emails
Audio Typing
Touch Typing
Ms Office
Filing
Administration
Delegating Skills
Diary Management
Minute Taking
Workflow Management
Planning
Assertive Behaviour
Invoicing
Confidence Training
CV Writing
Career Development
Career planning
Telephone Skills
Telephone management

Teachers and trainers (1)

Joan Tanner
Joan Tanner
Trainer

Course programme

Course Modules:
  • 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
  • Proofreading
  • Confidence building
  • Touch Typing
  • Audio Typing
  • CV Development
  • Organising meetings
  • Microsoft Office in Word plus 2 other modules to Intermediate level

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