ICB - Certificate: Office Administration (Cert: OffAdmin)

Full-time or part-time | SAQA ID: 35958 | NQF Level: 6 | Credits: 360 | Course Type: ICB Diploma   

“Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.“ Peter Drucker

Secure your future with an ICB National Certificate in Office Administration 

Does the idea of stepping into a professional situation to create systems and order, appeal to you? Are you the kind of person that gets a kick out of solving problems and providing support in an office setting? If so, then a career in Office Administration is just up your street. 

The working world always needs people with strong administration skills, ready to anticipate the needs of people in the office space, take charge and get things going. Prepare to be the hub from which everything flows, the go-to person when anybody needs information about renovations taking place, new furniture moving in, stock-take season, client details or maintaining day-to-day financial reports. 

The role of office administration has long since evolved from the image of being a paper-pusher. With all the advancements in technology, office administration is now a specialised and recognised art that involves multi-tasking, good communication skills, budget work, and correspondence, the ability to analyse, build client relationships and solve problems. 

Prepare to claim your territory in any office space, conquer boardrooms and be at the forefront of any organization. You can with an ICB National Certificate in Office Administration.

Build your career with a qualification from ICESA

Everybody has a dream about the ideal career that they would like to get into one day. Some may dream of a career in fashion, journalism or even travel and tourism. At ICESA we understand that choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make, and we are passionate about providing you with a sound qualification of your dreams at an affordable price. We also know that you would like the time that you spend on campus to be academically rewarding but that you also want to enjoy a rich, full social life. With this in mind we have dynamic, easy to access campuses situated around in some of KZN’s busiest, most vibrant CBD areas for your convenience.

Entrance Requirements

Registering for the ICB Certificate in Office Administration is easy! Our staff on the different campuses are friendly, efficient and easy to contact. To find out more, all you need to do is either log onto our website, fill out our online form, call us, or simply pay us a visit. We will be glad to assist you. 

  • Higher Certificate in Office Administration which consists of the previous 9 learning areas. 

Expected time on the course

When it comes to time spent on your course, we realise that time is of the essence. At ICESA we would like to equip you with the necessary skills and set you on the path to your dream job as quickly as possible. 

  • Our HET and FET courses range between 1 - 3 years.
  • Our provider and short courses range between 30 hour - 5 months on a full-time basis and then a 1 year - 3 year courses on a part time basis. 
  • Matric School offers support to learners on all matric subjects, Classes are offered on a full or part-time basis. 

This programme duration is a minimum of three years tuition. MLA tuition is scheduled per campus. This programme is offered during the week on a full time or part time basis.

Course Content and Modules

  • You can now look forward to a full academic year with a variety of exciting subjects to help you develop your skills. This should help you plan your calendar and your study timetable and put you on the road to success. 

Study Guides and Course Material

 A list of textbooks will be provided by your Management and Leadership Academy academic department.

Careers that would suit you best

Once you have successfully graduated from ICESA, with a National Certificate in Office Administration, you can take on some of the following jobs and careers: 

  • Marketing Assistant 
  • Sales Assistant 
  • Property Management Assistant 
  • Administrative Assistant 
  • Administrator Office Clerk 
  • Office Support 

Understanding your qualification

Upon successful completion of this qualification, the following external certificate will be awarded to the learner by the external provider: 

ICB Diploma: Office Administration (SAQA 35958).

Take your career to the next level

Please enquire at the nearest MLA campus for the prospectus containing post-certificate studies. 

*Whenever MLA offers training towards a programme that will be awarded by another provider or institute, it is called an Agent Programme. In the case of an Agent Programme, MLA registers the learners, provides tuition and conducts internal assessments. External examinations with the agent body will result in learners receiving the certificate from them.

How much will it cost you?

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Full Price (Year 1)
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3 Months Installments
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