The Role of the Executive Personal Assistant

This course aims to develop the skills and knowledge of personal assistants and prepare them to support managers at the executive level. The course will enable PAs to fully appreciate and understand the key issues involved in the relationship between their role and that of the management team.

Topics covered include: leadership styles, communication, management and people skills, emotional intelligence, managing upwards, project management and personal branding.

This Short Course can be taken as a stand-alone course or it may be available as part of a Certificate of Higher Education.

15 credits at level 4

  • Entry requirements

    Entry requirements

    Most of our short courses have no formal entry requirements and are open to all students. You may have to fulfil specific prerequisites for some intermediate-level or advanced-level courses, but these will be specified where relevant.

  • How to apply

    How to apply

    You enrol directly onto the classes you would like to take, using the Enrol Now link below. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis – so apply early. If you wish to take more than one short course, you can select each one separately and then enrol onto them together via our online application portal. There is usually no formal selection process, although some modules may have prerequisites and/or other requirements, which will be specified where relevant.

First class: Sat 13-Jan-18 10am-5pm

Class location Central London
Class code BUMN080H4CCB