Virtual Assistant

Gain practical, technical, and soft skills to maximise your potential as a Virtual Assistant.


27 June 2022


8 weeks at
40-50 hours / week


20 June 2022


Programme fees waived for 2022

Virtual Assistants Rise to New Levels

The success of the most influential business leaders can be seen in those they keep close to them, none more so than their Executive Assistants. As strategic and influential business partners, the role of the EA offers unparalleled insights into the inner workings of an organisation, acting as a gatekeeper to a CEO’s office and all the responsibilities that come with it.

With the changing business landscape, Virtual Assistants are now in the Top 10 of most in-demand remote roles. As a VA, you can access powerful global learning opportunities without the barrier of geography and location accessibility. Gain real-world, hand-on experience, mentorship and development, and gear up to take these learnings forward on your own path to success.

What You Will Learn:

  • Understanding requirements and mindsets required for a VA
  • Fine-tune essential skills in communication, administration, and data handling
  • Develop skills presentation development and document preparation
  • Hands-on, real-world experience to gain confidence and receive feedback
  • How to find opportunities, the importance of networking, assessing the need for niche skill sets

What Will This Programme Prepare Me For?

The role of virtual assistant opens up a world of opportunities for you, as well as the flexibility to work across a plethora of different industries. A large variety of skills are required of a VA; the more widely recognised competencies in administration, organisation and planning, as well as knowing how to handle data, work with sensitive information, posses digital skills and strong communication skills.

Programme Requirements

  • Between 18-34 years of age
  • Commit to 8 weeks, 40-50 hours/week
  • Completed at least 1 year of a Higher Education Qualification or University Degree
  • Looking for an entry level opportunity
  • Access to a laptop or desktop
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Originally from the African continent


Join the Growing Field of Virtual Assistants

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