General Office Assistant – Business Computer Applications

GET TRAINED. Receive quality training in business English and correspondence, typing and keyboarding, computers, use of office machines, and standard office practices and procedures. You’ll develop thorough familiarity with common business applications in word processing, database and electronic spreadsheet programs. Plus, you’ll learn the various tasks and responsibilities of an office assistant, such as scheduling appointments, receptionist functions, filing, record keeping and other important clerical duties.

GET SKILLED. Become proficient at business communications, with the ability to prepare various letters, memoranda and other forms of correspondence. You’ll become skilled at operating essential office machines, including the copier, facsimile, postage meter, and more. You’ll also master the touch method of electronic calculation through repetitive practical drills.

GET HIRED. Secure a career as a highly proficient and professional entry-level general office clerk or data word processor in virtually any business or industry you desire. The opportunities are endless.

Career Services

As a General Office Assistant/ Data Word Processor student and graduate of Premiere Career College, you will benefit from our Career Development and Placement Assistance Services. Our Career Development staff serves as a liaison between you and the medical community, and job search information and techniques are provided based on the current market needs.

Throughout the General Office Assistant/ Data Word Processor program, you will receive instructions and insights on everything from résumé preparation to market research techniques to interviewing skills. Premiere Career College also offers helpful reference sources to assist you in locating firms and geographic areas offering general office assistant and data word processing employment opportunities, locally and nationally.

Additionally, our Career Development staff will also be available to assist in future years in the event you, as part of our alumni, contemplate a change in position.

 

Program Admissions

As an applicant for the General Office Assistant/ Data Word Processor program you must:

  • Be at least are 18 years of age or are beyond the age of compulsory school attendance in the State of California
  • Have a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent, or have the ability to be trained to perform the tasks associated with the occupation/job for which thetraining program chosen was designed for
  • Pass the College written examination; and
  • Pass the College interview

 

Explore The Program

To begin the enrollment procedure at Premiere Career College, you will be asked to fill out an application form designed to ascertain your educational and occupational background. You will then be interviewed, and given a guided tour of our facility and a detailed presentation of the General Office Assistant/ Data Word Processor program. If you are deemed qualified you will also be given a timed admission test.

Take the first step to your new career as a general office assistant and data word processor.