School Leavers Training Course
‘This course has provided my grand daughter with the start she needed’ – grandfather who funded the course.
Souters has introduced this school leaver specific programme as a result of on-going demand from enquirers. The demand has been for a course with a higher level of supervision than is present in our adult learning situations. Although there are other courses available elsewhere, our clients specifically are looking for the Souters’ unique style of training to prepare the student completely for the workplace with a sound mix of theory and practical application.
To provide a comprehensive training package to provide school leavers with a broad set of the skills required to commence an office based career. The diploma package is a tailored programme to suit the needs of a school leaver and create a job ready outcome..
The course has been streamed to meet the aspirations of participants. Therefore, at the foundation level and the professional level courses, you can choose the Secretarial or Administration streams.
- Foundation Office Skills: The participant gets to choose the stream of course desired, click on the course to see details of each module; Secretarial Foundation, Administrative Foundation and Receptionist Foundation.
- Professional Office Skills: At this level participants are free to choose between the Secretary / PA Course and Administration Course.
- Microsoft Office Training: All five modules of Microsoft Office are to be completed by participants. These have now become fundamental requirements for office jobs. Here are the details of the modules, please click on them for details: PowerPoint Course, Access Course, Outlook Course, Excel Training Course and Word Course.
- Specialist Office Skills Courses: To provide participants with greater employment options, we also allow to choose an advanced specialist courses, please click for details Bookkeeping Course, Medical Secretary Course or Legal Secretary Course.
- Keyboard Skills Training: This is essential to anyone looking to be successful in office based careers. We include the following courses; click for details Touch Typing Course and Audio Typing Training Course.
- Soft Skills Training Courses: Finally to round off the skills base of the participants we provide them with a Communications Skills Course, which is a highly interactive course. It will focus on all types of Business Communication.
Dates and duration
The programme involves a selection of our standard courses mixed with interactive training on a full time basis according to the times on individual unit schedules; attendance is also required at least three days a week 11:00 to 16:00 when the student is not on a live course. The overall programme duration is three months.
Full certification on succesful completion plus strong assistance with job placement as we have sound relationships with important agencies and companies.