Atlantic Business College

All Programs

With a variety of diploma programs to choose from, students have the opportunity to find the right fit for themselves and train in a field that will lead them to successful employment within a short period of time.

Our Programs

Atlantic Business College offers training in a variety of Administrative, Business, Early Childhood, Educational Assistant and Policing and Security Foundations programs. ABC provides over 1000 hours of program time in our 2 semester diploma programs.

Administrative Assistant

This program focuses on developing the student’s ability to adapt to various software packages. Non-computer courses are designed to develop communication, managerial, and problem-solving skills necessary for a successful career as an Administrative Assistant. Graduates enjoy a competitive edge in today’s job market and are qualified for employment in both the public and private sectors.

Dental Administrative Assistant

The Dental Administrative Assistant program is designed to provide students with the dental administrative, business, technology and communication skills needed to work in a professional dental environment. Emphasis is placed on dental reception procedures, dental records, charting, and transcription.

Dental/Medical Administrative Assistant

The Dental/Medical Administrative Assistant Program provides students with the opportunity to develop skills in both the dental and medical administration fields, thus increasing their employment opportunities.

Medical Administrative Assistant

The Medical Administrative Assistant program provides students with the opportunity to develop skills in administration fields, thus increasing their employment opportunities. The program is designed to provide students with medical administrative assistant skills, as well as the business, technology and communication expertise needed to work in a private physician’s office, clinic, hospital, or nursing home. Emphasis is placed on medical terminology, medical office procedures, body systems and transcription.

Paralegal /Legal Assistant Program

The Paralegal/Legal Assistant program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to work in a variety of legal settings. Emphasis is placed on developing expertise, understanding and preparation of legal documents. Graduates are qualified to pursue successful careers as legal secretaries in law firms and in legal clerical positions within the federal and provincial governments.

Personal Support Worker

Atlantic Business College requires that students enrolled in the Personal Support Worker Program complete all the courses listed. To receive a diploma a student must receive a minimum mark of 70 in all compulsory courses and successful completion of all Clinical Work Placement hours.

Accounting & Payroll Administration

This course is designed for those that wish to develop their accounting knowledge so they can work in an accounting/payroll environment. The program contains a university level accounting course that spans the entire academic year. Payroll record keeping regulations and recording methods are covered in depth using manual and computerized methods. Students receive a comprehensive course load including spreadsheets, various computerized accounting packages, word processing, management and business courses.

Business Management

Today’s business executives require employees to be skilled in multiple aspects of business. This program is designed to provide students with an extensive knowledge of marketing techniques and methods, a solid knowledge of human resources planning and payroll, as well as, an introduction to accounting. Upon successful completion, graduates will be able to offer potential employers a wide variety of essential business skills. Students will gain knowledge and experience and will discover that a career in business today can be fascinating, challenging and rewarding.

Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education Program is designed to train graduates to provide quality services for young children and their families. It is developed to comply with the National Guidelines for Training in Early Childhood Care and Education.

Early Childhood Education/Educational Assistant

The Early Childhood Education/Educational Assistant Program is designed to train graduates to provide quality services for young children and their families. It is developed to comply with the National Guidelines for Training in Early Childhood Care and Education. The program is also designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to assist classroom teachers in inclusive educational settings. The program combines theory and practical applications for elementary and secondary age students in the K-12 school system.

Educational Assistant

This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to assist classroom teachers in inclusive educational settings. The program combines theory and practical applications for elementary and secondary age students in the K-12 school system.

Policing & Security Foundations

The Policing & Security Foundations program is designed to emphasize the necessary competencies required, both academically and physically, to be successful in law enforcement and/or professional security fields in Canada.

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