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Advanced Business Office Applications

Gain in-depth knowledge of office applications and administration skills to help maintain day-to-day order in a business setting.

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    In-Class: Instructor-led classes held in-person at one or more of our 8 campuses.
    Hybrid: Instructor-led classes on a set schedule held remotely on video over the Internet, with some courses delivered in-person at one of our 8 campuses.
    Remote: Instructor-led classes on a set schedule, held remotely live on video over the Internet.
    Online: Flexible schedule with a set weekly pace and the support of facilitators when you need it; delivered over the Internet.
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    Type

    Diploma

    Duration

    13 Weeks

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    Program Outline

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    About The Program

    The Advanced Business Office Applications program provides students with in-depth knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications.

    Career Opportunities

    As an Advanced Business Office Applications graduate, you can qualify for positions such as: Office Clerk, Office Assistant, and Administrative Clerk.

     

    Employers Who Have Hired triOS Grads

    • TD Canada Trust
    • Canada Customs Agency
    • Canadian Armed Forces
    • Glaxo Smith Kline
    • Walmart Canada
    • Royal LePage
    • Bell Head Office

    Salary

    100 %

    Employment Rate*

    $ 20

    Average Wage/HR**

    $ 30

    High Wage/HR**

    *Employment Rate based on 2019 contactable triOS graduates employed in a related field.

    Source: workingincanada.gc.ca

    NOC Code: 1411 - **Wage data rounded down to the nearest dollar. Local (or regional) income may vary. Last updated in May, 2021.

    Program Details

    Are you looking for a career in an advanced office environment? Do you want in-depth training and knowledge on Microsoft applications to help you excel in the world of business? If so, then the Advanced Business Office Applications program is the right fit for your career goals.

    With a diploma in Advanced Business Office Applications, you will meet the high demands of employers who are eager to hire candidates with expert knowledge of software applications. This program will help you strengthen your understanding of Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Aside from advanced training in Excel and Word, you will also participate in a Career Management program which introduces students to the strategies and components of an effective job search.

    Students enrolled in the program receive:

    • Training on the latest software applications required by employers.
    • Career services assistance.
    • Keyboard training throughout the program.
    • Software subscriptions for Microsoft Office and Windows are included in the tuition fee.
    Course Listings
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    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Advanced Microsoft Excel
    This course is aimed at students who have completed the Intermediate Excel course who need to learn more complex functions, data manipulation, templates, advanced formulas and functions, securing and sharing tools, pivot tables, and analysis tools.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Advanced Microsoft Word
    Microsoft Word - Advanced provides various tools to allow the student to create and manage long documents with ease. This advanced course focuses on using styles, outlines and inserting references, like table of contents and indexes, and also covers using the mail merge function, templates, protecting and sharing documents, and personalizing the interface. This course is computer intensive, demanding basic computer proficiency and a basic understanding of word processing software. Students are expected to make arrangements to meet proficiency needs as necessary.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Business Communication
    This course will help the student develop the skills necessary to function in writing in the modern business setting. There will be a review of Grammar, Sentence Structure, and Punctuation as they apply to Business communication. Formats for a variety of written and verbal business communications techniques will be taught. Students will complete various exercises with the emphasis on improving their communication skills, and apply them to writing of letters, memorandas, newsletters and reports. Students will also complete a variety of public speaking exercises to enhance verbal and non-verbal skills.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Microsoft Outlook
    This Microsoft Outlook course is created for students to build and validate the skills businesses need to succeed in today's information economy. It also provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to use to effectively manage e-mails, contacts, calendars, and tasks. Outlook has become the corporate standard electronic personal organizer. These are the foundational skills needed to communicate using Outlook in a variety of positions within and organization. This course is computer intensive and demands basic computer proficiency and a basic understanding of e-mail software. Students are expected to make arrangements to meet proficiency needs.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Microsoft PowerPoint
    This course is designed for students who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations by using Microsoft PowerPoint. Students will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a presentation, will format text on slides to enhance clarity, enhance the visual appeal, add graphical objects to a presentation and modify them, and finalize a presentation to deliver it.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Career Management
    Our Career Management program introduces students to the strategies and components of an effective job search, including self-marketing and awareness, skills inventory, job search tools and the job market. The Career Management course is delivered by our on-campus Career Services Team who are there throughout the job search to assist and mentor students towards achieving their ultimate goal of employment in their field of study. Our Team of Career Services Professionals maintain relationships in their communities with key employers and organizations that recognize the value triOS graduates have to offer. The skills learned throughout Career Management at triOS will continue to serve students in their job search as they navigate their new careers.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Microsoft Excel
    This Microsoft Office Excel 2016 course is created for students to build and validate the skills needed to succeed in today's economy. It also provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to use Microsoft Office Excel effectively in all aspects of their personal and professional lives. Excel is the world's most popular spreadsheet software. Whether you are managing a household or running a small business, Excel will help you develop useful techniques to help business processes. This course is computer intensive and demands basic computer proficiency and a basic understanding of spreadsheet software. Students are expected to make arrangements to meet proficiency needs as necessary.
    Icon-Quiz-Small Created with Sketch. Microsoft Word
    This Microsoft Word course is created for students to build and validate the skills businesses need to succeed in today's information economy. It also provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to use Microsoft Word effectively in all aspects of their personal and professional lives. Word is the world's most popular word processing software. Learning how to create, edit, format and print documents, enhance work with formatting, use bullets and numbering, add simple borders, tables, headers/footers, organizing data columns, and styles, are the foundational skills needed in preform in many positions. This course is computer intensive and demands basic computer proficiency and a basic understanding of word processing software. The course combines lecture/demonstration by an instructor with readings, trainings, projects, and a final exam for students to work on in a simulation-based environment. Students are expected to ensure they meet proficiency requirements for working in this environment.
    Admission Requirements
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    High school graduation diploma, or Mature Student Status (for more information please refer to the Program Overview at the top of this page or speak to your Education Consultant)

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