Management Assistant Courses

Become the best in your field with our Management Assistant Courses! Learn how to provide great administrative support to top management and assist where necessary.

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N4 Management Assistant Course

This course will teach you the basic skills you need to be successful as a Management Assistant. This course is the first stage to a fully accredited Management Assistant Diploma.

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N5 Management Assistant Course

The N5 Management Assistant is the second certificate course on your path to getting your National Diploma. This course doesn’t add any new subjects.

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N6 Management Assistant Course

The National Certificate N6 Management Assistant is the last step before get your National Diploma. This course goes even deeper into each of your subjects.

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Think you have what it takes to assist top management? Work your way towards a National Diploma with our Management Assistant Courses. Gain an understanding of this type of working environment. You can also learn the necessary skills to be successful.

Where can I Study Management Assistant Courses? 

Skills Academy is a distance learning college that offers NATED Management Assistant courses. We are accredited by the QCTO which means that we are allowed to offer these courses.

What Management Assistant Courses are Available? 

The Management Assistant Programme consists of three courses that build on one another. These courses are accredited by the Department of Higher Education (DHET) and you need to have matric to qualify. 

N4 Management Assistant Certificate Course

Get an introduction to the basics of what you need to become a management assistant.This N4 course will teach you communication skills and how to use computer software. 

N5 Management Assistant Certificate Course

Level up with the second course is this programme. Learn how to deal with clients and gain the admin skills needed to manage an office. 

N6 Management Assistant Certificate Course

This is the final course in the Management Assistant programme. Get in depth knowledge on the subjects covered in the previous two courses. 

Once you have completed these three courses, you need to do 18 months of practical training. You will then receive your Management Assistant National Diploma.

A management assistant helping her manager with work on a laptop in front of them. You can learn how to do this with our Management Assistant Courses.

What Will I Learn From These Courses? 

These courses will teach you how to become indispensable in the workplace. You will learn computer literacy and management skills. This will help you perform a range of duties in different jobs.

Computer Literacy Skills 

Become well acquainted with Microsoft Office products such as Word, Outlook and Excel. This can help you in any office-based career and is worth investing in. Some skills you can learn include: 

  • Data capturing 
  • File management
  • Data processing and analysis 

Office Management Skills 

Office management skills are also important for a variety of admin-related jobs. They can help prepare you for any office environment. A few skills worth developing are: 

  • Planning 
  • Communication 
  • Time management

Why Choose to Study With Skills Academy?

Wondering why you should study our Management Assistant courses? We offer a range of benefits to our students. 

Easy access – Most of our courses are open entry. All you need to apply is be able to read and write in English. You also need to have an understanding of the language. 

Only pay for the months you study – Finished your 12 month course in 10? There’s no need to pay for the remaining two months. 

30 day money-back guarantee – If you’re unhappy with our service or the course you choose, you can get a full refund. Just make sure that it’s within 30 days of registering. 

No credit checks – We believe that everyone has a right to study, regardless of your credit score. So no credit checks are done before you register. 

Study material gets sent straight to you – No need to stand in a long queue to receive your books. Get your material via email or courier service. 

Two female management assistants sitting at a table taking notes. This is one of the skills you will learn from our Management Assistant Courses.

Similar Courses

Looking for other admin-related courses? We also have similar courses that you can do with or without matric.

You need to have a matric or equivalent to start these courses: 

Anyone can apply to study these courses. No matric certificate is needed: 

Role of a Management Assistant

Management assistants are often described as the heart of many organisations. They play a huge part in providing administrative support to supervisors and executives. Some key duties include: 

  • Arranging schedules and meetings. 
  • Preparing and editing documents. 
  • Acting as a liaison between departments and management. 
  • Overseeing the general operations of an office. 
  • Conducting the training of new staff.
  • Organising events.  

Why Become a Management Assistant? 

If you are looking for an entry-level office job, a management assistant position is a good place to start. It can help you get your foot in the door and you will learn the ins and outs of the industry. So if you enjoy helping and communicating with people, this would be the ideal job for you. You can also move up the corporate ladder as you gain more experience. 

Other Career Options 

Want to know what’s great about our Management Assistant courses?  It can help prepare you for other admin-related jobs. So, if you are no longer interested in becoming a management assistant, there are other options available to you. This include some of the jobs listed below:

  • Personal assistant 
  • Office administrator
  • Receptionist
  • Secretary

Work Your way to top With our Management Assistant Courses! 

Don’t let anyone stand in your way. If you are ready to register or simply want to learn more, you can get in touch with us by using the following methods: 

  • Speak to one of our course experts by calling 0800 39 00 27 – it’s free 
  • Complete this contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Last Updated: August 24, 2020

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