Administration, Office Skills and Services NPA

What is special about this course?

A hands-on course that introduces you to word processing, researching and preparing presentations, event organisation, front of house activities, and office technologies such as photocopying, internet and email. 

Entry requirements

School leavers: Four National 4 at pass, including English.

Mature students: There are no formal entry requirements, however interest in this area should be demonstrated in your personal statement.


Units include:-

  • Event organisation
  • Accounting skills
  • Recording cash transactions
  • Researching and preparing presentations
  • Communications
  • Central services

How will I study my course?

    Blended Learning

    How long will my course last?

    18 Weeks

    Where can I study my course?

      • Inverness Campus

    Start date



    For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

    What can I do on completion of my course?

    Employment in a junior administrative role in a range of sectors including finance, health care, HR, hospitality, IT, marketing, retail and the public sector. 

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