Executive PA Diploma

Our top PA course covering the full range of skills you will need to be a top Executive PA!

Qualify with our Executive PA Diploma NCFE CQ10452 plus 650 CPD credits.

Personal AssistantHighly recognised by employers in different business sectors including NHS, local government, banks, charities, corporate and small businesses.

Suitable for beginners, those changing careers and those already working as a PA/Secretary/Administrator looking to gain recognition for existing experience and increase skills/knowledge.  The course will qualify you as an Executive PA!

Accreditation – NCFE CQ and 650 CPD points/credits

The course is a fully accredited qualification and upon successful completion you will be awarded 650 CPD points/credits and the:

Executive PA Diploma (Level 3) – CQ10452

Comprising the following individual Diplomas and Certificate:

CQ10447 – Advanced IT User Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10445 – Advanced Administration Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10446 – Advanced Business Documents Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10472  – PA Skills Certificate (Level 3)


CQ10464 – Teeline Shorthand Diploma (Level 3) – Additional Option/cost

Level 3 is advanced level and the course has been benchmarked using Ofqual’s QCF level descriptors to allow you to consider the depth of study, and level of difficulty involved.

Further information about NCFE Awarding Body and accreditation.

Course Content

Personal AssistantThere is a PA text book required for this course (we will provide details), IT manuals, demonstration videos, information booklets, mock exams, worked examples,  marked assignments and tasks, ongoing personal tutor support.  You will complete an untimed Assessment or a timed exam at the end of each module. Guidance and re-sits are available (these can be completed at home).

Free careers advice, CV review and job application support included in the course.

Level 3 - Advanced IT User Diploma - Microsoft Office
Internet Browsing SoftwareOutlook - Email and PIMPublisher - Desktop Publishing
PowerPoint - Electronic PresentationsExcel - Spreadsheets and ChartsAccess - Databases
Word - Word Processing

You will need Microsoft Office for this section of the course.  Monthly subscription available for Office 365 or earlier versions back to 2013 are suitable.  Details on request.

Level 3 - Advanced Administration Diploma  
Business EventsResearch and Report WritingBusiness Trips
Business Meetings and Conference CallsDiary ManagementReviewing Office Procedures
Petty Cash, Stationery and Travel Costs ManagementBusiness OrganisationsHR Recruitment
Composing Complex Business Documents
Level 3 - Advanced Business Documents Diploma
Touch Typing and Speed Development (interactive typing program)Advanced Business Letters
Complex TablesProducing and Editing Multi-page Reports
Audio TranscriptionMail Merge
Level 3 - PA Skills Certificate
Confidence Building and Self EsteemOrganisational Skills, Stress Management, Ergonomics and Health
Communication Skills - Body Language, Listening and Answering Skills, Telephone TechniquesRelationship and People Management skills
Social Media and Networking Skills
Level 3 - Teeline Shorthand Diploma - Additional option - special discount rate - £180
Teeline TheorySpeed Development from 40 wpm to 70 wpm
Business Correspondence Dictation and TranscriptionMinutes of Business Meetings

There are 2 text books required for this course (we shall provide details).  You will also need a shorthand notebook and biro.


Course Fees, Discounts, Payment Options



Applies to any start date. Normally 15% Discount
FAST TRACK - you can complete the course as quickly as you wish!
Course open for 18 months.

You can complete the course over 12 months.
Course open for 18 months.
Each quarter payment £438
* No interest charged and no finance agreement.
* You can pause your course for up to 6 months
* You can pay monthly by standing order.
* You can stop your course at any time you wish.
You can decide on the monthly amount you pay to suit your own budget.
The course programme is spread over the payment plan.
This enables all students to study with us no matter what their budget.

Start Dates with Availability

Start DatesStatus
18 June 2019
70% Full
2 July 201930% full
September 2019
(3rd and 17th)
30% Full
1 October 2019Enrolling Now!

How to Enrol

If you would like to enrol on this course please complete our Enrolment form:

Enrolment Form

Upon receipt we shall acknowledge safe receipt and start to complete your registration.