Secretarial and PA skills

Secretarial Diploma

FCL College Wembley


Important information

  • Training
  • Advanced
  • Blended
  • Wembley
  • 180 hours of class
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • When:
  • Online campus
  • Delivery of study materials
  • Support service
  • Personal tutor
  • Virtual classes
  • Examinations- physical attendance required

A great Secretary is central to the smooth running of any business, ensuring day to day activities happen in the most efficient manner.

With our Secretarial Diploma you’ll learn the essential skills to be a highly regarded Secretary or Executive Assistant, working under pressure and prioritising workloads which allow executives and managers to work more effectively.

Flexible training which fits around your commitments
Support on hand from our friendly course advisors

Get the skills in demand by employers

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
Hazel House 1-3 Lancelot Road, HA0 2AL, Middlesex, England

Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

To provide you with essential skills to enable you to excel in the above role, using not only the traditional secretarial skills, including shorthand and typing, but also learning the latest Microsoft Office 2013 applications and undertaking specific professional training. Get high level Executive Assistant and Secretarial skills.

· Who is it intended for?

The Secretarial Diploma is an excellent course as the opportunities for a highly qualified secretary are endless. The role of a secretary is absolutely pivotal to any organisation’s success, with the skills you learn being transferable across many different industries. The Pitman Training Secretarial Diploma is designed to develop your keyboard speeds, teach you how to master the most common business software packages, and give you excellent communication techniques which enable you to understand the language of business. As a Secretary or Executive Assistant you’ll require excellent skills in IT, organisation, good composure, flexibility, plus strong interpersonal and communication abilities – all of which our Secretarial Diploma will give you.

· What marks this course apart?

Tutorled Training with high quality training materials. Our tutors will help to you to achieve your goal, motivating you and supporting you through out the training process.

· What happens after requesting information?

During Enrolment, you will have an interview and/or assessment with Course Advisor to make sure that the course you have chosen is right for you. During this process we will also check your exam certificates and discuss which course is suitable for you.

What you'll learn on the course

Office automation system support
Microsoft Office
Touch Typing

Teachers and trainers (2)

Darshana Edirisinghe
Darshana Edirisinghe
Centre Supervisor

Jiten Patel
Jiten Patel
Centre Supervisor

Course programme

Core Subjects:


Typaz Speed

Effective Business Communication

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Outlook

Successful Meetings and Minutes

Audio Transcription

Elective Subjects - choose TWO - Recommended courses

Health and Safety Essentials

Microsoft Access

Microsoft Publisher 2010

Microsoft Word Expert

Book-keeping Level 2 Module 1


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