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Certificate in Administration and Digital Skills

Certificate in Administration and Digital Skills

Overview

For the December 2020 intake, this course will be offered with funding from the Irish government. You may qualify to enrol for free.

This course marries the practical administration skills and the digital skills necessary for any business environment. The programme is specifically designed to develop learners’ technical and transversal skills to meet industry expectations and to better position learner to rebuild and grow their career.  Learners will gain practical experience in using the most commonly used MS Office applications on a Microsoft Windows platform. In addition to the practical aspects of this course, the course aims to provide learners with an understanding of the importance of digital marketing in business and to gain insight into current tools and best practices used. Additionally, learners grasp how to use digital marketing strategy frameworks to plan, implement and monitor the effectiveness of digital marketing activities.

Transversal Skills:  these are “soft” and transferable skills that will allow you ( the learner)  to be better-positioned to make a career change and qualify for in-demand jobs in sectors that you are currently not qualified to apply for.

Why Study Administration and Digital Skills at Griffith College?

  • Enables learners to excel in the digital world  
  • Equips learners with knowledge and transferable skills essential to jump start or progress in your career
  • Progression options available 
  • Delivered by experienced lecturers 
  • Live streamed classes 
  • Classes will also be recorded and made available on the Student Portal

Course Highlights

  • Learners develop practical skills using office applications such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Learners develop technical and administrative ICT skills in effective database management (including GDPR responsibilities)
  • Learners develop key skills in digital marketing tools and their application for business development 
  • The programme equips learners with key employability skills such as job hunting, workplace professionalism and presentation skills.

About the Certificate

Learners who complete this programme are awarded a Certificate in Administration and Digital Skills from Griffith College. They also receive a transcript of results detailing their attainment in the component modules on the related QQI validated programmes.

As a bespoke certificate, with modules drawn from separate programmes, the Certificate does not lead to a separate award on the National Framework of Qualifications.