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Executive Personal Assistant Skills

  • 5 CPD Hours Apex Building, Blackthorn Road Sandyford Business District D18 (map)

Develop the skills to exceed expectations in your role

The role of the personal assistant is unlike any other, as a large range of diverse skills are required in order to really thrive and reach that next level. These days PAs are required to have a firm grasp of IT skills, people skills, time management and organisation skills, while also being confident and assertive. Not many other professions have that variety of skills, which is why training is particularly important in this role to stay on top of everything.

 This one day CPD course will develop your skills in areas critical to the role, it will improve your prioritisation skills, time management, goal setting, confidence, communication skills, organisational skills, event management techniques and will show you how to take complete control over your workday.

Course Content

  • How to prioritise the important, urgent and the not so important

  • Manage your time and resources better than ever

  • Learn how to get more control over your workday, every day

  • Our ‘Top 5’ to help you get through a sea of emails, deadlines and requests

  • How to stay calm and in control, even under the most stressful conditions

  • Techniques for dealing with multiple managers and bosses

  • How to effectively organise your workflow to get things done

  • Event management techniques

  • How to improve your diary and email management strategies

  • Develop your communication skills

  • Improve your information management skills

Who Should Attend?

This training course is vital for those involved in working with management in a senior secretarial level / EPA, acting PA’s, executive assistants, senior administrators and office managers.


On completion you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate as well as your CPD Certificate containing 5 Structured CPD Hours. Please note certificates are issued only at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full five hours.


This course costs €395 (Early-bird) Includes course documentation and light refreshments. While the course fee does not include lunch, we do provide freshly made sandwiches, coffee and a range of teas and fresh juice for those who require a light lunch. Alternatively you can avail of the local food stores and coffee shops opposite the training centre for hot food or alternative lunch options.

Later Event: September 12
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