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Administrative Assistant

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This 20-week certificate program will give you the skills needed to handle a wide variety of duties that are crucial to the business office environment. You will gain computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, and file management. Written and oral communication is emphasized as well as the development of accuracy and attention to detail. Customer service and job search techniques prepare you for getting a job and keeping it.



• Computer Concepts

• Word 2016-Level 1, 2, & 3

• Excel 2016-Level 1, 2, & 3

• Access 2016-Level 1

• PowerPoint 2016-Level 1

• Outlook 2016

• Customer Service

• Career Connections

• Business Communication

• Keyboarding 40 wpm


2 Quarters (20 weeks)

Registration Process

Step 1
Call the Business Training Center Office at 925.335.5890, Ext. 3983.


Step 2
Register in the Business Training Center Office (no online registration for certificate programs).

Admission Requirements

  • 18 years of age minimum
  • Copy of High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent