General informations

Phone: 514-661-0068
Code: 5857
Duration: 1485 Hours
Session: DEP
Sector: Administration, commerce and secretariat
Number of units: 99
Status: Program approved in 2008
InstructorDev Team
TypeOnline Course
DateJun 28, 2020 - Jun 30, 2020

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Why enroll in this program?

Acquire the skills, knowledge and certification needed to advance your career in administrative support. Our skilled teachers will help you learn the principles and methods used in the business world today. Call to learn more.

  • The program is officially recognized by the Québec Ministry of Education, Recreation and Sports.
  • The professional training you receive opens doors to many jobs in both the public and private sectors.
  • The technological skills acquired are essential for employment in an office environment.
  • The expertise obtained is in great demand.
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates at

Program objectives

  • Provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to design document formats for business correspondence and to translate business correspondence.
  • Teach students the basic functions of spreadsheet software and advanced functions of word processing software.
  • Train students to carry out common accounting tasks manually and electronically; use database and presentation software.
  • Instruct students to manage administrative information and use telecommunications tools.
  • Teach students to understand and identify various approaches to quality time management.
  • Help students practice oral and written communication skills in both English and French.

Special features of the program

** Please note that the secretarial program is also offered in Double DEP. For more details, please refer to the Double DEP – Secretariat and Computerized Accounting which will start on September 9th, 2019.

Content of program

Module title Hours Units
Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process 15 1
Proofread the spelling and grammar of English texts 75 5
Perform word processing tasks 90 6
Ensure the quality of written English 60 4
Provide customer service 60 4
Perform document management 60 4
Produce spreadsheets 30 2
Design presentations 30 2
Write business texts in English 60 4
Carry out accounting operations 90 6
Produce business correspondence 75 5
Create databases 45 2
Handle cash 45 3
Translate texts 75 5
Produce tables and charts 60 4
Prepare the visual design of documents 90 6
Write and format business texts in French 90 6
Update information published on digital media 30 2
Interact in French in a business setting 45 3
Follow up on business correspondence 75 5
Carry out activities related to the organization of meetings and events 60 4
Produce reports 60 4
Provide technical support 30 2
Coordinate multiple tasks 45 3
Enter the workforce 90 6
Total 1485 98

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