Transform your work with the Digital Assistant Bootcamp

Are you an Assistant looking to streamline your workflows, enhance your online communication, and embrace the power of automation? Then you’ve come to the right place!

Master the Essential Skills to Evolve into a Next-Gen Assistant with Advanced Digital Expertise!

Welcome to The Digital Assistant Bootcamp, where your dream of becoming an indispensable digital powerhouse becomes an achievable reality. In just four modules, you’ll master the art of digital productivity, get hands-on training in AI and automation, and gain unparalleled proficiency in both Google Workspace and Microsoft tools. The best part? We’ve designed this bootcamp to maximise your learning while minimising the effort required on your part. The result? You’ll effortlessly streamline your workflows, supercharge your efficiency, and become an invaluable asset to any team, all without the stress and overwhelm you might expect from such a comprehensive course.

What is the Digital Assistant Bootcamp?

Ever feel like your emails are all over the place, talking to people online is hard, and your list of things to do never ends?

If that’s you, then you need something new to help you out. Welcome to the Digital Assistant Bootcamp! This is where you can learn all the computer and online skills to make your Assistant role easier and better. We’ve made learning simple with step-by-step lessons and templates you can actually use straight away in your work.

And here’s the best part—the more you invest in mastering these skills, the more invaluable you become, not just in your current role but in your career.

  • Video-based lectures with world-leading tutors

  • Copy-and-paste swipe files, checklists, resources & templates

  • Certificate delivered on completion of the course

  • We update the bootcamp, And with LIFETIME access, you get every single future update dropped directly into your library – free of charge.

Ready to Take Your Assistant Role to the Next Level?

Imagine a life where you’re not drowning in disorganised emails, where your online communication skills make you the go-to person for anything digital, and where you are so indispensable that everyone — from your Executive to your co-workers — relies on you. Sounds like a dream? It’s not. It’s your new reality after completing The Digital Assistant Bootcamp.

The Digital Assistant Bootcamp

Are you new to the Assistant role and feeling overwhelmed?

If you’ve recently stepped into an Assistant role and find yourself overwhelmed by a flurry of emails, a jumble of tasks, and a myriad of communication channels, you’re not alone. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be this way. The Digital Assistant Bootcamp is tailored for newcomers like you. We offer a solid foundation in digital productivity, AI and automation, Google Workspace, and Microsoft tools.

Are you a seasoned Assistant looking for new ways to up your game?

If you’ve been an Assistant for a while, you might find yourself stuck in a routine, relying on the same old tools and methods you’ve been using for years. The Digital Assistant Bootcamp isn’t just for beginners; it’s a treasure trove for experienced Assistants like you. We offer advanced modules that dive into cutting-edge tools, techniques, and strategies that are revolutionising the role of the modern Assistant.

Do you want to master the latest digital tools, AI and automation?

If you’ve ever caught yourself thinking, “There must be an easier way to do this,” you’re absolutely right. The world of technology is ever-evolving, offering new tools and techniques that can make your job not just easier but also more rewarding. From intelligent email filters that sort your messages for you to automation bots that can schedule your meetings and even reply to routine queries, the possibilities are endless.

Do you want to modernise your skills and advance your career?

Imagine automating mundane tasks so efficiently that you have the time to contribute creatively to your team or even enjoy a well-deserved break. Whether mastering Google Workspace, becoming proficient in Microsoft Suites, or learning how to harness the power of AI and automation, this bootcamp equips you with the skills to make it happen. Learn how to integrate technology seamlessly into your daily tasks.

Words of praise from past students

They did it. So can you.

“The abundance of tips, tricks, advice and valuable information. I have used so many of them in my role. Everything I’ve read and learned has broadened my knowledge and provided me with essential tools to implement in my role. Thanks to your helpful information, I have only been in my role for two months and already feel confident.”
- Murielle (Melbourne, Australia)

“PPPA is one of the best companies offering training for administrative professionals. Their training is filled with gold nuggets of insider knowledge, and their list of virtual training is tailored to the needs of Assistants worldwide. I highly recommend any of their materials as it has made a huge difference in my career.”

Paula (Alberta, Canada)

“Practically Perfect PA is the first place I go for training, guidance and advice for my role, which gives me the skills and confidence I need to progress in my career.”

Katy (Cambridge, UK)

Don’t let budget approval stop you from enrolling

If you want to take the course but are unsure how to ask your Executive or L&D department to cover the cost of the course, don’t worry, we have you covered. Download our business case. The document has helped 100s of Assistants ask their organisations to cover the course fees and enrol in the Digital Assistant Bootcamp.

    What will you learn in The Digital Assistant Bootcamp?

    Want to be the Assistant everyone at work goes to for help? The Digital Assistant Bootcamp will make you really good at using modern online tools for work. Every time you use one of our easy tricks, you’ll see how simple it is to get things done faster and better.

    Digital Productivity Skills

    In our fast-paced digital age, productivity isn’t just about working harder – it’s about working smarter. In this Bootcamp, you’ll learn how to:

    • Declutter your digital space to create a more focused work environment.
    • Master the art of online communication, from crafting effective emails to engaging in virtual meetings
    • Utilise various productivity tools to help you manage your tasks, time, and team collaborations more effectively.

    AI and Automation

    If you’re spending too much time on repetitive tasks, you’re not alone. But the good news is, much of that can be automated. You’ll discover how to:

    • Use AI to manage your emails, schedule, and even automate responses.
    • Implement automation tools to handle routine tasks such as data entry, appointment scheduling, and follow-ups.
    • Create automated workflows that connect different apps to bring efficiency to complex tasks.

    Elevate Your Daily Operations

    In today’s interconnected world, managing digital tasks isn’t just a part of the job—it’s the job. You’ll learn essential responsibilities that are often seen as ‘side tasks’ but can make a huge difference in your effectiveness and reach.

    • Learn the fundamentals of social media management, from curating content to engaging with your audience.
    • Master the art of crafting emails that get read and responded to, not just skimmed and forgotten.
    • Master the use of task management software like Asana, Trello, or Microsoft To-Do to keep track of your tasks and collaborate with your team.

    Google Workspace & Microsoft Mastery: Become a Pro in the Industry’s Leading Tools

    In the modern workspace, proficiency in Google Workspace and Microsoft’s suite of tools isn’t just a nice-to-have—it’s essential. The Digital Assistant Bootcamp will turn you into a master of both platforms, covering everything from email management to real-time collaboration.

    Google Workspace

    • Learn advanced Gmail techniques that will make your inbox a well-organised space.

    • Discover Google Calendar hacks to keep your scheduling and reminders on point.
    • Get tips on Google Chat & Spaces to make team communication smooth and effective.
    • Master real-time collaboration using Google Drive and Docs, complete with shortcuts and best practices.

    Microsoft Suite

    • Become an Outlook pro, managing emails, meetings, and calendars with ease.
    • Learn best practices for Microsoft Teams to take your collaboration to the next level.
    • Dive into advanced Word and Excel techniques, learning about templates, formatting, and data.
    • Create presentations in PowerPoint that not only capture attention but also convey your message powerfully.

    Get Started Now

    Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. Enrol now and take the first step toward a more productive, rewarding career.

    The Full Digital Assistant Bootcamp Curriculum

    Enrol in The Digital Assistant Bootcamp, where you’ll master next-gen skills and become the go-to expert in your workplace


    Doing a digital declutter (20:43)

    Your Digital Dress Code: How to communicate online (25:48)

    Productivity Tools and Technology (18:52)

    20 online tools to make your Assistant role easier (08:34)

    How to centralize and track your role (11:41)

    CHECKLIST: Communication Monitoring Checklist for Assistants


    Introduction to Automation (21:08)

    How to speed up and automate many of your repetitive email processes and replies (42:29)

    Using AI to elevate your work (28:43)

    ChatGPT for Assistants (22:44)

    20 AI tools every Assistant should be using (32:44)

    TEMPLATE: GPT Prompts for Assistants


    Working smarter, not harder in Google Workspace (24:56)

    Increase productivity in Gmail (28:27)

    Getting started with Google Calendar (34:07)

    Getting started with Chat & Spaces (30:04)

    Task management with Google Tasks & Keep (21:07)

    Presentation tips with Slides & Meet (26:50)

    Collaborate with internal & external colleagues using Drive & Docs. (21:20)

    TEMPLATE: 40 Gmail Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 Google Calendar Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 Google Documents Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 Google Sheets Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts


    Getting to grips with Microsoft Outlook (21:38)

    Getting started with Microsoft Teams (25:29)

    Communicate & Collaborate with Teams (29:38)

    How accessible are your Word Documents? (23:29)

    Capture and analyse information easily using Forms & Excel (25:08)

    TEMPLATE: 40 Outlook Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 Word Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 Excel Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 PowerPoint Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts

    TEMPLATE: 40 OneNote Hacks and Keyboard Shortcuts


    Managing social media profiles (22:47)

    Writing effective emails

    What sets the Digital Assistant Bootcamp apart?

    The Digital Assistant Bootcamp is a comprehensive online course designed for both new and seasoned assistants. This bootcamp equips you with the tools, strategies, and confidence you need to excel in today’s digital work environment.


    Proven Track Record

    We have been training Assistants for ten years, with over 50,000 students from 80+ countries attending our training and enrolling on our courses. There’s a reason we’ve launched thousands of successful Assistant careers over the last decade.


    An Action Plan

    We provide a blueprint proven for success in the Assistant role. Our online courses give our students key learnings, solutions, and how to reach their goals and ambitions. We teach practical techniques that make a difference.


    Learn From the Best

    The course contains lectures from world-leading authorities in the Assistant industry, high-performing Assistants and quality mentors and coaches.


    Money Back Guaranteed

    We are confident that our online course will advance your career. However, if you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days, and we will give you a full refund.

    About the Head Coach

    I’m Nicky. I launched Practically Perfect PA in October 2011. It has since become the go-to resource for Personal Assistants, Executive Assistants, Office Managers and Administrative Professionals at all levels of business seeking support, information and guidance in their chosen profession.

    Practically Perfect PA offers practical tips, honest advice and career development support specifically for Assistants.

    Since 2015 we have organised events, virtual summits and online courses for over 50,000 assistants worldwide. So it is fair to say the Assistant role has changed significantly, and I am so proud that Practically Perfect PA has been part of the journey for over a decade.

    Get Started Now

    Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. Enrol now and take the first step toward a more productive, rewarding career.





    Have Questions? We have answers.

    Get answers to make the best choice for you.

    When does the course start and finish?

    The course starts now and never ends! It is a self-paced online course – you decide when to start and finish.

    What’s the time commitment?

    The online course contains 5 modules with over 5 hours of video content. The course is designed to use the content and tools to move your job search forward at pace.

    What if I am unhappy with the course?

    We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days, and we will give you a full refund.

    Can my organisation pay by invoice?

    Yes, get in touch with us. We will send you an invoice for the course. We also offer discounts for teams of Assistants.

    How long do I have access to the course?

    When you sign up for the training, you’ll also gain lifetime access to all the downloadable resources and recorded video training. This way, you can revisit the course at your own pace and at your convenience.

    Will the course work for me if I am outside the UK?

    Absolutely! We have many Assistants from all over the world who have completed the course. The strategies you’ll learn in the Bootcamp are universally applicable.