Office Assistant

Certificate Program

Office assistants are found in almost any industry. Expert faculty will introduce you to the principles of business etiquette and customer service skills.  Learn the latest practice methods for manual and computer filing.  By reviewing basic business math skills, learning to efficiently operate business office machines and  phone systems, the student will be prepared to “hit the ground running” in any office environment. Computer knowledge and skills are vital to productivity in any office setting.  You will learn about computers, managing files and folders, and/or improve keyboarding skills and build a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook software.  

This certificate can be completed in less than 3 weeks. Students who complete this certificate will also be able to move on to one of two certificates:

  1. Bookkeeper Certificate
  2. Administrative Office Professional Certificate
Program Coordinator
Odile C Dilone
203-596-8743 (p)
Room: K404
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
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Information Sessions
Information Sessions

Where are you going? 

There has never been a better time to think about education or training options that will help you be job ready in just days, weeks, or months. 

Program areas include: Business, Health Care, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Fitness, Security, Welding and more...

Join us at one of the free sessions below and explore the short-term job training programs we offer. 


NVCC, 750 Chase Parkway

CRN 4350  Tue., November 4, 12:00pm, Room K715

CRN 2251  Mon., January 12, 4:30pm, Room K619

CRN 2253  Wed., March 11, 12:00pm, K715

CRN 2255  Mon., May 11, 10:00am, K715


NVCC Danbury Campus, 183 Main Street

CRN 4351 Thur., December 4, 4:00pm, Room HL

CRN 2252  Tue., February 10, 3:00pm, Room HL

The sessions are FREE! Groups are usually small and provide lots of opportunity to have your questions answered.

Registration is requested:

Please call 203-575-8029 or 203-797-9361 to register.

Non-credit Lifelong Learning Catalog
Non-credit Lifelong Learning Catalog

NCLL Registration Form
NCLL Registration Form