GCC secretarial course is an extremely popular course due to its continued success rate as 85 per cent of its graduates obtain jobs in the secretarial sector within six months of graduating.
It is a one year full time course where you can qualify as a legal secretary, medical secretary, and office administrator. The course leads to a QQI Level 5 office administration award where you obtain the following skillsets: proficient in the usage of software packages such as MS Word 2013 and Olympus Transcription, 55 wpm in typing and 45 wpm in audio transcription, produce legal, medical, and general documents in a range of commonly used business layouts and styles. This academic year students will receive training and certification on iMed Doc software which is widely used in consultants’ offices in private and public hospitals.
Students are guaranteed the opportunity to carry out work placement in University College Hospital Galway, Merlin Park Hospital, the Galway Clinic, local businesses, legal and medical practices as per student suitability and preference; which benefits the students when applying for jobs. For more details visit www.galwaycc.ie, email [email protected] or phone Galway Community College at 091 755464.