Training for Executive Assistants and Administrative Professionals

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  • Location Devimpact Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
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  • Date 02-10-2023 - 06-10-2023
Training for Executive Assistants and Administrative Professionals, Devimpact Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
Training or Development Class Title
Training for Executive Assistants and Administrative Professionals
Event Type
Training or Development Class
Training or Development Class Date
02-10-2023 to 06-10-2023
Last Date for Applying
Devimpact Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
Organization Name / Organize By
Devimpact Institute
Organizing/Related Departments
Training Department
Organization Type
Training or Development ClassCategory
Both (Technical & Non Technical)
Training or Development ClassLevel
All (State/Province/Region, National & International)
Related Industries



Devimpact Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

About the Course 

Executive Assistants coordinate with multiple staff members and oversee all crucial administrative functions as part of their daily support to their executives. They help in building value for the business by supporting their managers and making their jobs easier. They act like the organizer for their bosses. They remember appointments, coordinate with teams and synchronize events, so that the tasks are handles in a systematic way. This training is aimed to equip you with knowledge skills and attitudes to elevate your career as an executive assistant and increase your productivity. 

Target Participants 

This course is aimed at Executive assistants, Personal assistants, Administrative assistants, Secretaries, Office administrators, Office managers, Excecutive/Private Secretaries, Personal Secretaries who want to advance their assistant role. 

Course Duration 


7 Days


5 Days

What you will learn  

By the end of this training the participants will be able to: 

  • Understand and be equipped with the key skills of executive assistant 
  • Support your executive more effectively 
  • Increase confidence, recognition, and visibility 
  • Manage their time more efficiently and increase productivity 
  • Manage multiple priorities 
  • Apply the latest tools and techniques to support their assistant role

Course Outline 

Assistant Essentials 

  • Role of executive assistant 
  • Core competences of executive assistant 
  • Types of executive assistants 
  • Organizational opportunities for executive assistants 

The Assistant Mindset 

  • Creating the right mindset 
  • Developing awareness of your role, position and organization 
  • Mastering the mindset of a dynamic Assistant 
  • Working with different behaviors and mindsets 

Career Development for Assistants 

  • Strategically planning your personal growth 
  • Setting career goals to help you thrive 
  • Thriving in your executive assistant career 

Productivity and Time Management for Assistants 

  • Working with ever-expanding workload 
  • Planning your Productivity 
  • Productivity tips, tools and techniques 
  • Use of technology to enhance productivity 

Understanding the project management process  

  • The project management process  
  • Using timelines in event management  
  • Effective event management  
  • Strategies for Influencing Management 

Calendar Management 

  • Calendar management fundamentals  
  • Advanced schedule management for Executive Assistants 
  • Technology and tools to help Assistants plan their Executive’s schedule 
  • Streamlining meetings for your Executive 
  • Creating a time audit for your Executive 

Communication Skills for Assistants 

  • Oral and Verbal communication skills 
  • Networking skills 
  • Presentation skills 
  • Cross-cultural communication 

Protocol and Business Etiquette 

  • Principles of Business Etiquette 
  • Phone, e-Mail and Meeting Etiquette 
  • Understanding Values, Beliefs and Perceptions 
  • Dealing with Different Personalities and Cultures 

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as a tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: [email protected]


The training fee covers tuition fees, learning materials, and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.

Registration Fees
Registration Fees Details
Registration Ways
Nairobi  Trio Complex, Off Thika Road, Near Garden City  Pin/Zip Code : 38164-00100
Official Email ID
Devimpact Institute

Trio Complex, Off Thika Road, Near Garden City

[email protected]