Program Goals and Outcomes

Virtual Assistant Training Program Goals and Outcomes

The online virtual assistant training program can help students prepare to find a job or start their own freelance business. You'll learn how to start a virtual assistant business, how to manage your time, and how to attract new clients.

Virtual Assistant

Career Diploma

5 months

As low as $59/mo

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

Program Goal

To prepare students to start a business, obtain work, and build a career as a virtual assistant by providing them with a strong background in business and web writing, communication, presentation, and independent contractor management skills.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...

  • Recognize available opportunities for virtual assistant work in a variety of career and skill areas.
  • Outline the methods of effective interpersonal and written communication.
  • Communicate with correct use of the English language.
  • Demonstrate proficiency with a variety of computer and web-based business applications.
  • Interpret data using computational and analytical skills.
  • Describe the culture, standards, practices, and needs of the business sector.
  • Identify methods of individual and business marketing using the web and traditional means.
  • Discuss the elements, variables, and life cycle of a contract and the roles and responsibilities of the signatories.
  • Develop effective strategies for building and managing a successful freelance career as a virtual assistant.
  • Describe how to use online and traditional job search tools and resources to locate and secure work.

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