Successful companies around the world have a common factor that distinguishes them from the rest - efficient secretaries or personal assistants (PA's), who assist managers and key executives run the day-to-day operations of their organisations.
The Human Touch
The role of the secretary has not been replaced by electronically advanced machines, as the human, trained, to feelthe pulse of an organization and react positively and efficiently to changing circumstances, continues to be in high demand.
What Top Executives Need
At Aquinas College, the Private Secretary's Diploma is modeled on the requirements of top level executives, who are in need of high calibre professionals who are reliable, tech-savy, capable of taking on heavy work- loads with a calm and charming efficiency.
The syllabus content in the Private Secretary's Diploma at Aquinas College is extremely practical, ensuring that participants are provided training and develop skills that are required to complete assignments that they are entrusted with at the workplace.
The course is designed to cover carefully selected modules that provide participants with an overall knowledge base that is generally acquired at degree level. The modules covered include, secretarial practice, business administration, understanding meetings, business English and practical ICT skills as the core modules.
However the need for a secretary to be able to handle cash, cost travel itineraries, keep track of minor expenses and understand some aspects of financial statements is catered to in the module titled book-keeping and Accounts.
The subject secretarial practice covers such areas as career development, the collection and presentation of information, the work environment and controls, designing documents, workplace health and safety, secretarial duties, motivation, team work and techniques of prioritizing jobs.
Much in Demand
It is not surprising that Diploma holders from Aquinas College hold positions in large multinationals and receive extremely high remuneration packages.
The Added Benefit
Students following the Private Secretary's Diploma at Aquinas College may sit the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry International Qualifications exams and qualify for the award of the Diploma from UK.
Our Diploma is valid both for employment and higher studies in Sri Lanka and abroad. It is time, you register with us and embark on that incredible journey of success to reach the highest echelons of the corporate world.