Advanced Certificate for the Executive Personal Assistant (ACEPA™)

  • 21 - 25 August 2017, Kuala Lumpur







The role of the Executive Personal Assistant / Secretary is growing exponentially. From humble beginning the Executive Personal Assistant / Secretary is normally university qualified and required to perform demanding roles on behalf of their boss such as preparing executive reports, make presentations, attending and even making contributions during executive board meetings.

Executive Personal Assistants / Secretaries now have a highly visible and demanding role in blue chip corporations and government organizations. This demanding role makes it imperative that the Executive Personal Assistant / Secretary has sufficient knowledge and understanding of the key fundamentals of Strategic Thinking, Project Management, Corporate Finance and Reporting, Leadership, HR, Procurement and Information Technology. Being well trained Executive Personal Assistant / Secretary is therefore a source of security, prosperity and power!  

On completion of this five day training course you will receive your certificate which has been fully accredited by Qualifi, an official UK Government recognized awarding body. 



This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for:

  • Executive Secretaries
  • Executive Assistants
  • Personal Assistants
  • Personal Secretaries
  • Office Managers
  • Administration Managers
  • Management Secretaries
  • Senior Assistants
  • Executive Personal Secretaries

PLUS anyone else responsible for the support of the senior management and executives.



  • Jeff Lockhart



    Jeff Lockhart is an international training consultant specialising in Finance, Business Administration and Management Development. Jeff studied at Sheffield Business School in the United Kingdom obtaining a Post Graduate Certificate in Management (PgC) in 1992, a Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) in 1995 and a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA) in 1996. 

    Jeff is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA), the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (FCICM), the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI) and the Institute of Training and Occupational Learning (FITOL). He is also a PRINCE2 certified Project Manager.

    Jeff is a highly experienced Financial Manager and Management Consultant, with extensive knowledge of finance and business management within a multi-disciplined and multi-cultural environment. He has held several senior level positions for industry-leading international businesses and since 2001, has operated as a consultant to businesses in the UK, Azerbaijan, Russia, Bulgaria, Kuwait, Oman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Malaysia, China, USA, and New Zealand.