Administrative Assistant Certificate

Sharpen your administrative and communication skills to have a competitive edge in any environment or industry that interests you.

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Administrative Assistants work in almost every business sector, performing clerical and administrative tasks to support diverse organizations. Build a professional network and develop practical skills to succeed in an office setting and virtually. Prepare for the Certified Administrative Assistant (CAA) exam through the National Career Certification Board (NCCB) and earn a LaGuardia certificate of completion. (Additional stand-alone courses are offered but do not lead to a certificate.)


Certified Administrative Assistant

Prepare to take the Certified Administrative Assistant (CAA) exam through the National Career Certification Board (NCCB). Get a competitive edge in this high demand field by focusing on essential topics that include Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook; communication skills; business writing; record management; human resources; and business operations. Upon successful completion of the course, you will earn a LaGuardia certificate of completion. LaGuardia is a recognized NCCB Approved Career Training Provider. (Cost of textbook and exam included in course fee.) For more information call (718) 482-7244. ND

Google Project Management Course

Explore foundational project management terminology and gain a deeper understanding of the role and responsibilities of a project manager. You'll learn to define projects, explore various industry roles, and develop essential skills for success. This fully online course provides flexibility as well as dedicated instructor support with convenient office hours.  The course will be available starting August 1 and must be completed by October 30, 2023.


Potential positions include general office clerk and administrative assistant.


To inquire about customized group training opportunities for the Administrative Assistant Certificate Program, please contact (718) 482-5481 or

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Click here to register. You will create a profile and choose a course. Before registering for Building Reports in Excel, you will need to take Microsoft Excel for Windows or have equivalent experience. Before registering for Business Writing Skills, you will need to take Microsoft Word for Windows or have basic computer skills and pass an online screening test. Click here to create a profile and register for the Grammar Skills Screening Test.