Kerry North College – Office Administration

Office Administration

QQI Code 5M1997 (Level 5)

Kerry North College

1 Year (Starts September)

Course Aims

This course is designed to provide learners with a high level of proficiency in administrative, business and IT skills. It is suitable for those learners who wish to pursue a career as a receptionist or office administrator at home or abroad. It is geared for those at entry level or those who wish to upskill and/or change career. Learners will gain the knowledge to co-ordinate an organisations administrative activity efficiently and to store, retrieve and integrate information.


  • Information and Administration 
  • Text Production 
  • Word Processing
  • Audio Transcription
  • Legal Practices and Procedures
  • Payroll
  • Bookkeeping
  • Communications
  • Work Experience


This is a PLC course and college fees apply for this course however if you are in receipt of a social welfare payment you may be eligible for a fee reduction.

You may also be eligible to avail of a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA). The BTEA is an educational opportunities scheme for persons in receipt of certain social welfare payments and who wish to pursue an approved full-time second or third level course of education in an approved college leading to a recognised qualification.