Front Desk / Office Assistant

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

  • Receptionist $12.42/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 represents step one leading toward a specialized area. After completing this program, choose to specialize as an Account Clerk or an Administrative Assistant. Either option will serve as step two of learning office systems and procedures. Plus you will learn advanced level computer skills required for a successful career or employment in an office or business environment.