Computerized Office Assistant

What is it?

Employees utilitizing their office assistant career training program in the PoconosAs reliance on technology continues to expand, the role of the Office Professional has evolved. Office automation and organizational restructuring have led administrative assistants to assume responsibilities once reserved for managerial staff. Small to mid-sized corporations are seeking office professionals who have been through a office assistant training program and have financial skills such as accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll to assist with the financial aspects of running a business.

Why choose this field?

According to statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Labor, secretaries and administrative assistants held about 4.1 million jobs in 2010, ranking among the largest occupations in the U.S. economy. This field is scheduled to grow by 12 percent from 2010 to 2020.

What will I learn?

CDE Career Institute’s Computerized Office Assistant program in the Poconos will prepare you with skills to perform the many tasks required in today’s modern office. You will learn Microsoft Office® Applications (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint & Outlook), QuickBooks® bookkeeping, and keyboarding. You will also have the skills necessary to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist® Certification Exams.

What are my career options?

  • Executive Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Receptionist
  • General Office
  • Typist

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