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What do Receptionists do?

Receptionists greet people, schedule appointments, provide information, and perform related clerical duties.

How to become: Receptionists

In general, you need a high school diploma and may need to complete additional training related to your area of work. To be a receptionist, you may need to be bilingual or multilingual to perform your duties. Many recent entrants have a trade / vocational certificate or community college diploma, and almost 1 in 5 has an undergraduate university degree.

Where to study for a career as: Receptionists

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Office Administration - Executive Diploma; Co-op
Office Administration - Executive Diploma
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Office Administration - General Certificate; Online
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Canadore College
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Office Administration Diploma
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Vancouver Island University
Nanaimo, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Office Administration Certificate
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Nipissing University
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Human Resources Management Certificate
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Modified on January 26, 2022

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