+27 76 324 9435


+27 11 042 6247
149A & 151 Klamson Towers, Commissioner Street, Floor 6 Office 607, Jhb, 2001



+27 76 324 9435


+27 11 042 6247

Executive Assistant Workshop (PA)

Executive Secretary Workshop (EA)
25 March – 27 March 2020
Duration: 3 days
Parktown, South Africa
Registration Fees: $76 (R1000)
5 Days Course: Local: $686 (R8999) International: $1,827 (R24 000)


Local and International Delegates registration plus booking is open due to limited space available:

A Personal Assistant to a top executive is a key part of an organisation’s management team, highly paid and at the heart of a creative modern corporate environment. This training and refresher course is renowned as the ultimate PA training, offering a unique step into an exciting career.

The PA training and refresher course offers a complete training in the role of the Personal Assistant and the use of the latest Microsoft Office packages.  The designed syllabus also offers Shorthand and covers Management support, giving trainees the confidence to work at a senior level.

The PA training and refresher course is an intensive program which equips trainees with excellent IT and Business Skills making this course a passport for a smooth operation as an Executive PA.  The inclusion of Shorthand on the course makes our learners go straight to the top of the selection pile when it comes to the work environment.



Information Technology: We are aware that all our trainees can use a computer before they attend this training and refresher course with Excell Solution SA®, but they need a far more advanced level for the business world.  We make sure they leave us with Advanced Microsoft Office skills in all packages and with an excellent keyboarding speed – our current record is 120 wpm. Training is given on the latest high power PCs providing experience of networked computer environments.  Students learn how to produce business documentation such as reports, presentations, and spreadsheets as well as develop and handle databases effectively and manage electronic diaries.

Shorthand (Treelines)

A vital skill for taking minutes of meetings and a huge asset in all aspects of the working office.  A key skill for any top PA’s career.  Shorthand Transcription and Audio Transcription is also a key part of this module.


Business Communications

This covers written, verbal and non-verbal communications including presentation skills, business correspondence, press releases, reports and meeting documentation.



With the opportunities that the internet affords, companies are now having to re-think their marketing strategy.  A detailed look at new marketing tactics including viral and video marketing, blogging, social media, search engine optimisation and web analytics.

Business Environment

This module provides the student with the knowledge of the business world and the office skills necessary for effective business and personal administration.  The students are required to complete a share project as well as to understand the external business environment and organisation in addition to the focus on internal office management.

Management Information Systems

This subject studies the opportunities and strategic advantages that an enlightened business will gain from utilising its technology correctly.