Category Short-term Training Programs

Training Programs For Sanasa Primary Societies

“Secretarial studies refer to the range of courses that will equip you with the key skills and core competencies needed to work as a secretary. Junior-level courses will equip you with basic administrative skills, while more advanced courses may prepare you for specific secretarial and other administrative roles.”

Training Objectives

  • Improve writing skills of those holding posts such as secretaries and clerks in cooperative societies
  • Practice on language skills and accuracy required for improving writing skills.
  • Develop attributes, skills and attitudes possessed by an effective and methodical secretary.
  • Provide understanding on objectives, duties, responsibilities and basic role of the post of secretary
  • Introduction to the role of the post of clerk in a cooperative society.

Expected Results

  • Improve the secretariat skills of the trainees
  • Provide qualified secretaries to organizations

Training Methodology

The teaching approach will be totally skill integrated with latest teaching techniques in which participants will get ample opportunities for professional development.

  • Lectures, multimedia presentations, group exercises, case studies


  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
  • English

Target Audience

  • Secretaries of cooperative societies
  • Clerks of cooperative societies
  • Officers serving as board secretaries
  • Those who want to Improve your knowledge in the secretarial field

Maximum no. of participants per training is 20.
Minimum no. of participants per training is 10.

Training Duration

TIMING: 6 hour sessions

Training Venue

Structured Training Programs

  • At the SANASA Campus premises
  • Every Sunday

Customized Training Programs

  • At the Field Locations
  • Date and Time will be decided based on field requirement

Training Cost

Structured Training Programs

Rs . 4,700.00

per person for total package including tea, venue and training materials

Customized Training Programs

Rs. 6,000.00

per person for total package excluding meals and venue. Training materials will be provided.

Course Structure

  • How to present reports, letters, and documents correctly, appropriately and effectively.
  • Modern business environment & roles & responsibilities of a Secretary.
  • An introduction to company law
  • Financial accounting for a secretary
  • Financial and quality audits
  • Company administration
  • Customer relationship management
  • Office management
  • Roles and responsibilities for personal secretary
  • Professional communication and skills for

Contact Details

Assistant Director (Coop)
Center for Cooperative and Community Studies (CCCS)
Paragammana, Hettimulla,
Tel: 035 492 7772
Mob: 0712 063 205