About the Course
This course provides the skills and knowledge to operate a personal computer, use simple word processing and communicate in the workplace.
This course covers how to operate a personal computer, use simple word processing by using Microsoft Word and communication in the workplace.
This course has been designed with an emphasis on practical training, and the course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative assistant, clerical worker, office junior, word processor, office clerk or receptionist.
NSW Skills List
This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled
|Qualification||Statement of Attainment|
Students can then enrol into the Certificate II in Business to develop more administrative skills. The completed units in the Introduction to the Office Environment will count towards course completion in the Certificate II in Business.
Recognition of Prior Learning
TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:
On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus
You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL
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Where can I study?
TAFE Western Connect
Enrolment Code: 166-52510V01-18WCN-007
TAFE Western Connect
How will I study?
This course covers how to operate a personal computer, use simple word processing by using Microsoft Word and communicating in the workplace. It has been designed with an emphasis on practical training, and the course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative assistant, clerical worker, office junior, word processor, office clerk or receptionist.
Units of competency:
BSBITU201 - Produce simple word processed documents
ICTICT101 - Operate a personal computer
BSBCMM201 - Communicate in the workplace
Learners may then choose to enrol into the Certificate II in Business qualification to develop more administrative skills. The completed units in the Statement of Attainment in Office Environment will count towards course completion in the Certificate II in Business.
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
Units of Competency
|BSBCMM201||Communicate in the workplace|
|BSBITU201||Produce simple word processed documents|
|ICTICT101||Operate a personal computer|
When will I study?
Class attendance is Part time
This course is offered through blended delivery - online learning, resources, email and telephone contact. Enrol anytime. Students may complete this course from home over 18 weeks.
Course length: 18 Weeks
What will I pay?
Once your enrolment fee (or instalment) has been paid your facilitator will instruct you on accessing our online sites and give you the tools to help you to complete your course successfully.
The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.
TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course
Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.
A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.
Who can I talk to?
Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393
What do I need?
For successful completion of this course you will need:
- a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel) as well as internet and email access.
TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.