Pitman Training London

Secretarial Diploma

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Pitman Training London
Blended learning in London, London (England)

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Wichtige informationen

Tipologie Vocational qualification
Methodologie Blended
Ort An 2 Standorten (England)
Unterrichtsstunden 180h
Beginn nach Wahl

To provide you with the essential skills to start a secretarial career with. complete confidence.
Suitable for: Individuals who wish to gain a range of essential office and computer skills to. fast-track them into a secretarial role.

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Voraussetzungen: None.

Pitman Training Diploma

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Wo und wann
Beginn Lage
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26 Eastcastle Street, W1W 8DQ, London, England
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Salisbury House, London Wall, EC2M 5QQ, London, England
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Beginn nach Wahl
26 Eastcastle Street, W1W 8DQ, London, England
Karte ansehen
Beginn nach Wahl
Salisbury House, London Wall, EC2M 5QQ, London, England
Karte ansehen


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Meinungen über diesen Kurs

Sarah -
Das Beste: The flexibility of being able to run the course at my own pace and pick hours that worked around my full time job.
Zu verbessern: Nothing
Kurs abgeschlossen: August 2012
Würden Sie diesen Bildungsanbieter weiterempfehlen?: Ja
*Erhaltene Meinungen durch Emagister & iAgora

Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Keyboard Skills
Speed Typing
Audio Typing


Secretaries are central to any business; they are the essential staff who make day-to-day activities happen and whose professional efficiency enables executives and managers to work effectively.

The varied role of the secretary will require excellent IT and organisational skills together with strong interpersonal and communication skills. An effective secretary must be flexible yet organised, structured and possess a composed manner to be able to work under pressure, managing and prioritising work loads.

The Pitman Training Secretarial Diploma covers a wide range of the skills required by effective secretaries - from keyboard and typing speed development; to total mastery of the most common business software; to business communication techniques.

Learning these secretarial skills is easy with Pitman Training. Our tried and trusted methods are the best available. You will work at your own pace in our comfortable premises, helped by experienced tutors as required. You choose your own hours and keep the reference materials when the course is over. On completion, you will receive a Pitman Training Diploma that is recognised nationally and internationally by employers.

Core Subjects

Computer Keyboard Skills

  • Learn how to touch type accurately, using the correct keyboard technique. This may help to reduce the risk of RSI (repetitive strain injury).

Keyboard Speed Development

  • Develop your typing speed to improve productivity using graded copying exercises and timed dictations. A number of stages are available, taking you up to a speed of 70 wpm.

Effective Business Communication

  • Learn how to communicate effectively in business by letter, email, telephone and presentation. This will cover correct use of grammar, punctuation, principles of letter writing and CV writing.


Business Document Production

  • Develop skills and understanding of routine and complex business documents and the conventions used in their production and presentation.

Audio Transcription

  • Learn audio typing techniques to produce business documents to a high degree of accuracy and skill.

Microsoft Word

  • Learn word processing skills to a good business standard. This will enable you to create professional looking documents, produce tables, insert pictures and much more.

Microsoft Excel

  • Learn spreadsheet skills to a good business standard. This course will enable you to create a spreadsheet, enter data, formulas and functions; create charts and more.

Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Gain competency in creating slide presentations. Areas covered include formatting, inserting tables, pictures, sound and hyperlinks; applying transition and timing effects.

Microsoft Outlook

  • Learn how to share, manage and schedule information electronically. Covers the use of email, electronic calendar, scheduling meetings and appointments; creating and assigning tasks and creating address lists.

Elective Subjects - choose TWO

Computer Skills

  • Windows XP
  • Internet Skills
  • Microsoft Word Expert
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Office 2007 Fast Modules 1 - 3
  • Office 2007 Fast Modules 4 - 6


  • Basic Book-keeping

Guideline Learning Time

6 weeks full-time or 180 hours flexi study
(full-time is based on approx 20 hours a week)