Certificate in Administration and Office Skills


Professional / Short Course


18 Weeks x 1 Evening (Thursday) & 4 Sundays

Validated by

Griffith College




Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


Certificate in Administration and Office Skills

This in-depth administration qualification is suited to participants who wish to obtain the skills and knowledge required to work efficiently and effectively in a busy office environment.

This course focuses on the development of professional skills and does not sit on the national framework, however leads to a Griffith College award. Learners will also receive a City & Guilds qualification for the following:

  • Elementary Microsoft Word
  • Elementary Microsoft Excel
  • Elementary Microsoft Access

Why Study Administration and Office Skills at Griffith College

The Certificate in Administration and Office Skills course is conducted on a part-time basis over a 18-week period. The aim of the course is to prepare graduates for positions in professional, financial and public sector employment.

  • Course covers the broad range of principles and techniques within the sphere of Administration work.
  • You will develop the skills required to function and succeed in a busy office environment.
  • You will gain practical experience in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint and Outlook on a MS Windows platform.
  • Validated by a global leader in skills development City and Guilds
  • Option to further your studies in the area of Business Management, with progression to Griffith’s Diploma in Business Management (ICM) course.

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • February *
  • October *

*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable section for the next course dates.

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