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Executive PA Diploma

Our new "Easy-Pay" subscription scheme is available on this course - study for just £25.00 per month.  For a prospectus please use the enquiry button at the foot of this page.
Our premiere course, the Executive PA Diploma is our top Personal Assistant course and one of the most comprehensive home-study courses available for those wishing to pursue a career as a PA, secretary or office administrator.  The 20 modules (listed below) cover a wide range of skills and competencies and are designed to take you from first principles, so no prior experience, knowledge or qualifications are required.  The course covers Office IT Applications, (based on Microsoft Office), Administrative PA skills and Personal Effectiveness.  The course carries CPD Accreditation.
You study this course entirely at home (or work or wherever you choose!) via our intuitive Online Learning Portal and we provide tutor support throughout the course.


Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Executive PA School Executive PA Diploma plus CPD certification.  Throughout the course there are a series of assessments (quizzes and tutor marked exercises).  Your score on each assessment contributes to your overall course grade (PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION).


Students typically finish this course in around 10 to 12 months however you have access to your course material via our learning portal for 24 months and tutor support is available throughout that time.

COURSE CONTENT - full details are in our prospectus

Tools of The Trade - Microsoft Office

Spreadsheets (MS Excel) - Word Processing (MS Word) - Slide Presentations (MS PowerPoint) - Email (MS Outlook) -  Desktop Publishing (MS Publisher) - Databases (MS Access).

PA Administration Skills

Speed Keying - Diary Management - Organising Business Meetings - Organising Business Trips - Understanding Organisations - Recording and Improving Office Procedures - Petty Cash Management and Bookkeeping.

Personal Effectiveness

Business Letters - Effective Communication and Active Listening - Networking and Social Media - Developing Interpersonal Relationships - Making Effective Presentations.

For a prospectus please use the enquiry button below.