Entry Requirements of Zanzibar City College

Certificate in Secretary Course

Secretary Course is one of the principal posts in a company. He/she act as a conscience seeker of the company. A certified Company Secretary is hired to handle the legal aspects of a firm. A Secretary course is responsible for complete company’s tax returns, keep records, advise board of directors and ensure that the company complies with legal and statutory regulations.

Course Highlights

Course Name Certificate in Secretary Course
Course level Certification
Duration  1 year
Examination Type Semester
Minimum entry Requirement

Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (NECTA)

with four passes “D” in non-religions subjects

Course Code ZCC/C/CS
Course Categories Business


Required Skillset for Secretary course

This is a job that requires perseverance, mental strength and strong convincing power. Some of the desirable skillset for this job are mentioned below:

Required Skillset for Secretary course
Strong communication skills Expertise in Company Law
Time management & multi-tasking Command over written and spoken English
Competent with numbers Meticulous planner


Secretary Courses & Specialization 

This course is a corporate professional course. The Certificate course involves business environment, entrepreneurship, management, communication, ethics, economics and accounting.

The Secretary Course executive programme comprises company law, commercial law, tax law, general law, securities law and accounts & audit practice. In the final level, candidates are taught regarding secretarial practices, financial & treasury management. In the final module of the programme, candidates can choose one specialization - Banking Law and Practice, Capital, Commodity and Money Market, Insurance Law and Practice, Intellectual Property Rights – Law and Practice, International Business-Laws and Practices.


Secretary course: Job Profiles & Top Recruiters

Secretaries are also a necessity of all business enterprises, whether big or small, government or private. Every business requires company secretary to take care of tax, legal and investment aspects on regular basis. Many companies hire independent company secretaries; while others opt for services offered by Company Secretary firms.

A qualified company secretary will find employment across all industries, from financial firms and banks to heavy industry as well as government organizations.

Job Profiles:

The profiles that candidates get after completing the course are given below:

  • Assistance to the Board of Directors
  • Company Registrar
  • Legal Advisor
  • Corporate Policymaker
  • Chief Administrative Officer
  • Principal Secretary
  • Corporate Planner
  • Chairman
  • Managing Director
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Administrative Secretary
  • Investor Capital Market Relations
  • Contents Coordinator

(Download Here)

• Application form to Join in Certificate in Secretary Course Course
• Tuition fees & others charge for Certificate in Secretary Course Course
• Medical Checkup Form

Our Popular Courses

Look some of the most popular courses at Zanzibar City College of Technology

Food Production

Food production is a major department in hospitality industry in which candidates can excel by learning various aspects of food production.

Community Development

The programme produce professionals with skills, knowledge and right attitude to facilitate efficient development process of communities.

Air fare & Ticketing

Fares and Ticketing is a niche specialization of the Hospitality and Travel field.

Nursery teaching Training

I wish you all a peaceful and successful session full of achievements in your academic endeavours at your respective levels of studies.

Secretary & Record Archives

Secretary Course is one of the principal posts in a company. He/she act as a conscience seeker of the company.

Human Resource Managment

Human Resource Management designed to meet the need to formally focus our quality economic development on the period