Short Online VA Course
By Pitman Training.


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About The Pitman Training VA Course (VA Essentials).

Heath and SafetyThis micro-course of approximately 2 hours duration will give you an excellent insight into the role of the Virtual Assistant and look at everything the role comprises, from not only delivering the VA service to clients, but also covering all aspects of running your own business.

And that’s what makes it different. In this course, we focus on you as a business person, assuming you already have the skills necessary to deliver your services to clients.

The course forms one of the modules in our very popular Virtual Assistant Diploma programme.

This is an online course which can be studied at times and places to suit you.

The course fee is just £255.00.

To find out more, just call us on 020 7025 4700 or:

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VA Essentials – What Is Covered.

In this online course there are 5 modules:

Module One: Introduction. This module includes an introduction to who the Virtual Assistant is and the role they perform; the VA’s potential client and case studies.

Module Two: Becoming a VA. In this module you’ll cover the reasons to become a VA; business goals; the attributes necessary to be a VA; the career and lifestyle; peer support.

Module Three: Starting up a business. You’ll look at the business plan; types of business; your office location; equipment and software; business name; legal requirements; risk management; insurance; data protection; finance; accounting/tax/IR35; marketing and USPs.

Module Four: Providing the service. The fourth module looks at the initial contact; consultation preparation; consultation structure; safety; structuring services and packages; the contract; customer care; hours and charging; legal responsibilities regarding clients; complaints; recommendations; cover and contingency.

Module Five: Summary. The final module gives a course round up and you’ll have the opportunity to test yourself on the knowledge learnt.

How To Enrol Or Find out More.

To enrol on this course or to find out more, just call our friendly Course Advisors on 020 7025 4700 or

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