Office Assistant Skills

  • Barry Tech | Business/Information Services | Office Assistant Skills in Long Island



  • About This Course:

    In this course, students will learn all the skills necessary for working in an office environment. They will receive instruction in computer applications including Microsoft Word and Excel, office basics such as telephone etiquette and message taking, alphabetic filing rules, scheduling appointments, mail room skills, basic business math, and understanding workplace ethics. All students will participate in travel training and will work on job seeking and job keeping skills.


  • Students Will Learn to:

    • Format and edit business letters, memos, tables, and columns
    • Compute inventory and payroll spreadsheets in Excel
    • Perform alphabetic filing tasks
    • Operate various office machines

    Students Will Develop Professional Skills, Including:

    • Time management
    • Teamwork
    • Interpersonal relations
    • Effective communication
    • Organizational skills

  • Course available: Grades 10, 11 or 12
    Course length: 2 years/CDOS Eligible
    Placement: Skills
    Location: Barry Tech


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