ICB Office Administration: Full Programme

Course fee

Price: Enquire with a consultant

Course Introduction

Office administrators assist executives to perform at their best, and thereby help the business to achieve maximum efficiency. Among the fields in which office administrators need to be skilled are: public relations, tourism, accounting and telecommunications.

Course Contents

Certificate : Office Administration

  • Office Communication
  • Business and Office Administration 1
  • Bookkeeping
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations
  • Business Law and Administrative Practice
  • Cost and Management Accounting

Higher Certificate : Office Administration

  • Business and Office Administration 2
  • Human Resources Management and Labour Relations
  • Economics

National Diploma : Office Administration

  • Business and Office Management 3
  • Financial Accounting
  • Management

Career Fields/Further Studies

As the employer's assistant, the Office Administrator handles correspondence, makes appointments and reserves venues and accommodation for conferences and business visits. This could be the job for you if you work well under pressure and can cope calmly with interruptions and juggling several tasks at once. Bilingualism and excellent computer skills are also important requirements. The confidential nature of this position requires impeccable honesty, as well as initiative and decision­ making skills. Positions you can assume are as a Receptionist, Office Assistant, Office Administrator, Public Relations Officer and Marketing Administrator. You will be able to understand business communication; basic bookkeeping up to trial balance; use your basic knowledge of cost and management accounting and computing; show proficiency in basic marketing and public relations, business law and administrative practice.


These learning programmes are accredited by the ICB and Fasset.

Programme Type

The ICB Office Administration Learning programms are National Qualifications.

Programme Duration

Full Programme: 24 - 36 months

Entrance Requirements

Grade 12 (Std. 10) or equivalent and you must be at least 16 years of age. No prior accounting knowledge needed.

Student Assessment

You are required to register directly with the ICB for exams. You are required to submit assignments to the ICB for marking and pass them successfully. The assignments are in the form of a Portfolio of Evidence (POE) and will be sent by the ICB to you after you have registered for your exams with the ICB. Exams are written in February, May, August and November. Please contact the ICB for further information on membership and exam registration. Please note that your enrolment with Damelin Correspondence College does not include membership or exam fees.


When you have successfully passed your exams on each learning area, the ICB will award you with an Achievement Certificate indicating your result. On successful completion of all learning areas in this qualification, your details will be uploaded onto the FASSET SETA database and your National Diploma and Certificate: Office Administration will be issued to you by the ICB.

ICB Contact Details Ground Floor Birkdale 2
River Park. Liesbeeck Parkway Mowbray, 7700
Tel no: 021 6591300
E-mail: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Web:  www.icb.org.za

Damelin Computer School

Want us to contact you?

Leave your details and we’ll call you back

Select a Branch:

I need assistance with:

Complete the form below and a
consultant will contact you!