Professional Development Credits

Qualified Administrative Assistant (QAA)

Applicants who wish to register as a student must be a member of the Association of Administrative Assistants.

For more details about the program, and for the most up-to-date information regarding the courses you need for accreditation, please contact the association or institute directly.

QAA Compulsory Courses

Equivalent Continuing Studies Course

Business Administration

Organizational Behaviour

QAA Examples of Elective Courses (choose four)

Equivalent Continuing Studies Course

Financial Accounting

Interpersonal Communications

Principles and Practices of Supervision

No equivalent

Human Resource Management

Commercial Law



No equivalent

Computer Technology

No equivalent