Front Desk / Office Assistant

Examples of jobs you may be qualified for after completion of this program:

  • Office Clerk $14.65/hr.

Salary information is based on hourly, monthly, or annual estimates from the State of California Employment Development Department.

546 hours. Attend 18 hours per week for 30 weeks.
Prepare for an entry-level position in an office setting. Learn computer-based business applications and design a professional portfolio to share with potential employers as a presentation of your skills. Learn how to:

  • Type at a minimum of 25 nwpm
  • Compose letters, memos, and forms
  • Edit existing documents
  • Create reports
  • Develop databases
  • Create a presentation
  • Maintain records
  • Use mathematical formulas

This program also represents step one of the Administrative Assistant Job Training/Certificate Program. Students work in self-paced Office Skills Labs (OFSY 560) to complete this program.


New Accelerated Program

Earn your Front Desk/ Office Assistant certificate in just 8 months!

Classes are an instructor led mixture of lecture, demonstration and hands-on computer skills.

Classes begin Tuesday, September 6, 2016 and are held Monday through Thursday

Cesar E. Chavez Campus, Room 109

1901 Main Street, San Diego, CA 92113

The skills you will learn are applicable to many office worker positions!

Call today to sign up for an orientation. 619-388-1910


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