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Office Administration with Reception Skills

Course Code(s):  5M1997
QQI Award Code:  5M1997 Office Administration
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Enniscorthy Vocational College

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Course overview

Course Code 5M1997
QQI Award Code 5M1997 Office Administration
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is an intensive one year QQI Level 5 certificate course, which will provide learners with a broad range of business and technical skills incorporating all aspects of modern office technology.

It is designed for learners at entry level and those wishing to upskill and re-enter the workforce. This course is developed to enable learners to progress directly into employment in a business environment

What will you Study?

Reception and Frontline Office Skills 5N1407
Information and Administration 5N1389
Work Experience 5N1356
Audio Transcription 5N1549
Desktop Publishing 5N0785
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Text Production 5N1422
Database Methods
Word Processing 5N1358
Communications 5N0690
Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised 5N1354
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
BBSSX 5M1997

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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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