Office Worker Prep Associate Certificate

Associate Certificate
TYPE:
  • Part Time
  • Full Time
LENGTH: 6 months or less
CAMPUS: Burns Lake
FEES: To be announced
START DATE: Spring 2020
DELIVERY:
  • Some courses are available online
  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Location & Dates
  • Entry Requirements
  • Fees
The Office Worker Prep Program provides students with the skills to meet the entrance requirements and to be successful in more advanced Applied Business Technology (ABT) program offerings. Students will have the option to continue in the Administrative Assistant or Office Assistant (online) programs. Students who need development in English, math, keyboarding and computer skills will also benefit from taking this program prior to advancing to other areas of study

Office Worker Prep Associate Certificate Courses

The Office Worker Prep Program provides students with the skills to meet the entrance requirements and to be successful in more advanced Applied Business Technology (ABT) program offerings. Students will have the option to continue in the Administrative Assistant or Office Assistant (online) programs. Students who need development in English, math, keyboarding and computer skills will also benefit from taking this program prior to advancing to other areas of study

Office Worker Prep Program

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE LENGTH
OWPA-050 Business English 60 hours
OWPA-055 Business Math and Calculators 60 hours
OWPA-057 Self-Management Skills 45 hours
OWPA-059 Essential Office Skills 60 hours
OWPA-063 Keyboarding Skill Development 30 hours
OWPA-065 Computer Essentials 30 hours
OWPA-067 Computer Applications 45 hours
OWPA-070 Word Processing 45 hours
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
START DATE CAMPUS DELIVERY LENGTH
Spring 2020 Burns Lake Online 15 weeks

Entry Requirements

  1. Math 10 and English 10 or equivalent
  2. Two written references from an employer, teacher, education sponsor, community leader or volunteer organization, attesting to your suitability for success in the program.
  3. Personal interview with instructor, coordinator, or designate.

Graduation Requirements

In order to qualify for graduation and obtain the certificate, students must pass all courses with a minimum grade of B- (68%).

Need help meeting these requirements? Check out our Academic Upgrading options.