Our IEAA-accredited PA Course lasts five days and is designed to provide a broad range of practical and effective skills to enable students to perform efficiently in PA roles. Many graduates of this course now perform roles at all levels in international organisations.

Course Format

  • The live virtual tutor is an experienced PA who has trained PAs and EAs across Europe and beyond.
  • The course is provided in virtual classroom format with the live trainer encouraging interaction between students and self.
  • The workshop style focuses on practical exercises based on the training provided in the course, with the effect that the student experiences simulated work as would be in a real-time office.
  • In the end, there is an assessment based on the ability to perform the functions performed in normal office situations.

PA Certificate Course

Course Content

  • PA job functions
  • Diary Management
  • Business Writing and Communication
  • CV Development
  • Composing E-mails
  • Email management
  • Telephone skills
  • Making Travel/Hotel Arrangements
  • Organising business meetings
  • Filing Systems
  • Time Management
  • Work Planning
  • Invoicing/Purchase Orders
  • Expenses claims and card reconciliations
  • Client Care
  • Handling Client Complaints
  • Document and email presentation and proofreading
  • Confidence building
  • Typing and audio skills

Additional Info

Our PA Diploma combines this course with the Microsoft Office Diploma for a PA. You can complete training in Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint. Microsoft Platinum Partners develop our Microsoft training, read about our high quality and state of the art training system here: Microsoft Office Courses.

Dates and Duration

The course runs every two months throughout the year; individual course pages offer date choices to book.

You can take this course in varied formats:

  • Full-time and intensive: The PA Course over five full days, Monday – Friday.
  • Flexible study: Study the course according to your availability using a blended learning format. Contact us for details of this method.


  • Our training is well-recognised, nationally and internationally.
  • Many students have moved into their desired role, or perform better in their role, after completing the course.
  • IEAA qualification to build your CV
  • Gain a professional qualification
  • Have the ability to take Level 4 and Level 5 training to move up to the next level.
  • Enhance your career possibilities and employability
  • Live Virtual Classroom enables participants to gain personal attention, interactivity and assistance.

IEAA PA Level 3 Certification on successful completion. You can read more about the IEAA Qualifications here.