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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

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Admissions Requirements

Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status. Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions. An admissions interview will be administered to determine if the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them. Part-time students may set their own schedules to a minimum of two training sessions per week. These times may be scheduled during the day, evenings, or on weekends.

Program Highlights

This program prepares students to join the work force at an entry level with an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft’s most popular software programs. Each student graduates with a sense of achievement, ensuring the beginning of a successful career.


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Career Opportunities

Microsoft products dominate the marketplace. As more employers grow dependent on word processing equipment and programs, the labour market for skilled individuals who possess a good general understanding of Microsoft programs grows. These employees are an integral part of today’s business office.

CORE COURSES

Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Keyboarding
    Minimum 40 words per minute (WPM).
  • Operating Systems
    Advanced level of proficiency in a Windows operating system
  • Word Processing
    Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Word
  • Spreadsheets
    Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Simulations and Drills
    Practical Applications 3 Units
  • Database Management
    Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Access
  • Graphics/Presentation
    Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Office Skills
    Personal Computer Fundamentals for End Users, Internet Fundamentals, and advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Outlook
  • Job Readiness/Employability Skills
    Job Search and Resume Writing and Thought Patterns for a Successful Career
  • Program Type:Certificate
  • Anticipated salary:C$34,289 - C$57,228
  • (Information from PayScale Canada)
  • Program Duration:36 Weeks
  • Program Notes:Tuition fees include all materials and student manuals. Financial assistance may be available to qualified students.
  • Program Category:Business
  • Program Syllabus:Click to Download
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