A Virtual Assistant (VA) is described as a business owner who provides administrative, creative, and technical support, from their home or remote location, to other business owners, executives, accountants, nonprofit organizations, doctors, lawyers, speakers, coaching professionals, and many more professionals and industries. This course addresses how to successfully launch a Virtual Assistant Business by discussing the skills and equipment needed to start a VA business.

Course Description
BUS-606 Virtual Assistant Business Mastery 0.6 CEU

Virtual assistants continue to be in demand in today’s fast-paced digital age, evolving and revolutionized world of remote work. It’s time to redefine your future as a Virtual Assistant!  Embark on a transformative learning experience with our virtual assistant business mastery class. This course will provide a roadmap — finding your niche; efficient operations; mastering client communication; effective marketing strategies; building a professional brand; technology and productivity tools; financial management; and
much more! Whether you’re just starting or a seasoned professional, this course equips you with the tools and knowledge to build and manage your virtual assistant business.   Instructor: Monica Bounds. 

1 & 2 sessions, $95* (includes a $20 lab fee) 

Summer 2024 Semester

2 sessions

Syn# 07120 | Tuesday/Thursday  | 7/16-7/18/24 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Remote/Canvas

Fall 2024 Semester

2 sessions

Syn# 11721 | Tuesday/Thursday  | 9/17 & 9/19/24 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Remote/Canvas

1 session

Syn# 11722 | Saturday  | 11/2/24 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. | Remote/Canvas

*Tuition waiver for age 60+. Student pays registration and lab fees.

eLearning Methods at PGCC


Learning on Your Own Time

Students taking an online class can access course content 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and engage in discussions using Canvas with their instructors and fellow learners. Instructors will set deadlines and due dates for assignments, tests, projects, and other coursework.


Learning in Real Time

Students taking a remote class will meet online via the Canvas platform at scheduled times. Students will access learning materials, view assignments, and participate in discussions via Canvas.

How to Register

Registering online via Owl Link is the fastest and gives you the best chance to get the classes you want. You’ll need an email address and a credit card to register online.

  • If you have enrolled before, click here to log in and register.
  • If you are a new student, click here to create a student account. Follow the prompts. You’ll receive two emails with your login name and password information. Use these to log in to Owl Link from www.pgcc.edu 
Registration Instructions

View these instructions for logging in to Owl Link and registering for Continuing Education classes.   

Submit a Registration Form

Students are encouraged to register for classes on their own through Owl Link but may also submit a registration form online to the Office of Records and Registration.