This Business Administration and Secretarial Procedures distance learning course is essential for students who wish to explore employment opportunities in administration and support roles. The course follows an outcomes-based approach and emphasises the administrative environment of the office professional, which is deemed necessary for success in a contemporary office. All companies and organisations agree that in order for business to be successful they rely on the competent and skilled office and support personnel. One of the best business administration and secretarial courses in South Africa, the correspondence course’s methodology covers the business administration skills and knowledge defined for office professionals such as administrative and management assistants, personal assistants and secretaries.

Module 1 – The Business Environment

  • Economic structures & Industrial sectors
  • Ownership
  • Finance, Banking & Stock markets
  • International trade & Business Insurance

Module 2 – The Office Environment

  • An administrator’s duties including front office responsibilities
  • Personal attributes and self-awareness
  • Goal-setting, self-motivation, stress management
  • Time Management, Minutes and Record keeping
  • Mail management; services rendered by the Post Office, Postnet and courier services)

Module 3 – Financial record keeping

  • Buying and selling (documentation)
  • Petty cash
  • Wages and Salaries.

The Business Administration and Secretarial course that works for you

The Business Administration and Secretarial procedures course is suitable for current and prospective office professionals – covering the most important skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to fulfil the role/s of administrative assistant, management assistant, personal assistant and secretary. This relevant and valuable correspondence course is ideal for those interested in positions within business and support administration and management.

Study period: up to 9 months   

Assignment based. No tests. No exams.

All you have to do to get started is to register. You will receive your course material within 10 to 12 working days of registration, after which you start studying towards your Academy of York certificate.

There are NO exams, NO tests, only assignments that you can complete from the comfort of your own home.

Course Price

Price Before Bursary R10 000.00
Price After Bursary R6 000.00

*Prospective students need to contact Academy of York to determine if they qualify for a bursary

Payment Options

1: Once Off Payment (No Registration Fee)
Once Off Payment Price R5 500.00

Once Off Payment

2: Payment Plan
Registration Fee R700.00
Payment Plan R400.00 over 15 Months

*Please Complete the form to get one of our Support Consultants to contact you regarding a Payment Plan

AOY Accreditation

Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, SABPP, PMSA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), and is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a Private College.

This course is approved by Academy of York.

” This correspondence learning did help me a lot, as most of the time was struggling in a classroom. So, to do correspondence I did not have a pressure of class teacher. I was doing it at my own pace and I managed to get my diploma. I was so excited when I find out that I have completed my studies. I will definitely recommend Academy of York to my family and friends. Thank you.”

Amogelang Ntshabele

”I enjoyed a lot because I have been getting a lot of support and the people working there are very cooperative and can assist in how you can do your studies to pass. I wish to do more studies with them in future.”

Alexander Khumalo

“I have enjoyed my studies at Academy of York”

Mabhuti Molose

“I have had an incredible journey with Academy of York! I have learnt a lot during my time at the college. I can’t wait to tell others about AOY.”

Munyaradzi Dongo

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Academy of York Banking details

Bank Name: Absa Bank

Account Number: 4076 998 918

Branch Code: 632 005

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