Academy of Learning Career College BC

Marketing Administrative Assistant


Program Highlights

The objective of this program is to provide the student with opportunities to acquire and apply the knowledge of desktop publishing & basic marketing skills to meet the demands of today’s business.

Career Opportunities

Careers which correspond to the skills learned include:

  • Sales, Marketing and Advertising Assistant

  • Office Equipment Operators

  • Administrative Support


Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Keyboarding
    Minimum 25 words per minute (WPM).

  • Operating Systems
    Basic level of proficiency in a Windows operating system

  • Word processing
    Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Word

  • Spreadsheets
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Business Skills
    Customer Service, Grammar Essentials for Business Writing, Business Correspondence Level 1, Business Essentials, Marketing and Sales, and Marketing Administration

  • Office Skills
    Internet Fundamentals and basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Outlook

  • Graphics/Presentations
    Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Microsoft Publisher

  • Web Design

  • Job Readiness/Employability Skills
    Job Search and Resume Writing

Program Type:

Anticipated salary:
$27,879 - $46,262
(Information from PayScale Canada)

Program Duration:
34 weeks

Program Notes:
Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

Admission Requirements

Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status. Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions. An admissions interview will be administered to determine if the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them

Langley: 604-532-4040 📱
Abbotsford: 604-855-3315 📱
International Student Hotline: 778-913-8888 📱