# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Office Specialist I--Preparation FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas Correlation by Task

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FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Identify computer system components. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Problem Solving ♦ Introduction to Information Technology
40 Perform basic computer operations. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Problem Solving ♦ Introduction to Information Technology ♦ Word Processing
41 Key alphabetic, numeric, and symbolic information, using a touch system and correct techniques. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
42 Manipulate data/software/operating system, using icons, touch screens, ribbons, and drop-down menus. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
43 Use file and data management techniques such as save and open. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
44 Improve keyboarding techniques. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
45 Improve keyboarding speed and accuracy. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
46 Edit copy. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
47 Maintain workstation, equipment, materials, and supplies. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Problem Solving ♦ Introduction to Business Procedures ♦ Introduction to Information Technology
48 Key addresses on envelopes and/or labels. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
49 Format columns and tables. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
50 Format letters, memos, and reports from prepared, rough-draft, or student-composed materials. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
51 Use available resources, references, and tools to prepare documents. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
52 Describe ergonomic guidelines related to safe computer use. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
53 Troubleshoot computer problems (e.g., cable hookups, power sources, and operational supplies). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Introduction to Information Technology ♦ Networking Concepts ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
54 Introduce oneself and others. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Banking and Financial Systems ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Entrepreneurship ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Global Business ♦ Job Interview ♦ LifeSmarts ♦ Management Decision Making ♦ Management Information Systems ♦ Marketing ♦ Network Design ♦ Virtual Business Management Challenge
55 Demonstrate conversation skills. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Banking and Financial Systems ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Entrepreneurship ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Global Business ♦ Job Interview ♦ LifeSmarts ♦ Management Decision Making ♦ Management Information Systems ♦ Marketing ♦ Network Design ♦ Virtual Business Management Challenge
56 Solve workplace problems. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Communication ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Introduction to Business Communication ♦ Introduction to Business Procedures
57 Incorporate business terms in written and oral communication. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Banking and Financial Systems ♦ Business Communication ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Entrepreneurship ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Global Business ♦ Introduction to Business Communication ♦ Job Interview ♦ LifeSmarts ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Management Decision Making ♦ Management Information Systems ♦ Marketing ♦ Network Design ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Virtual Business Management Challenge
58 Demonstrate telephone etiquette. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Communication ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Introduction to Business Communication ♦ Introduction to Business Procedures
59 Access information on the Internet. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Partnership with Business Project
60 Identify emerging trends in telecommunications. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Communication ♦ Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Introduction to Business Communication ♦ Introduction to Business Procedures
61 Describe the process and requirements for obtaining industry certifications related to the Office Specialist I–Preparation course. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Job Interview
62 Identify testing skills/strategies for a certification examination. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Job Interview
63 Demonstrate the ability to successfully complete selected practice examinations (e.g., practice questions similar to those on certification exams). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge
64 Successfully complete an industry certification examination representative of skills learned in this course (e.g., MOS, IC3, NOCTI, Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge
65 Explore business careers. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Job Interview
66 Prepare a résumé. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ D. J. Howard/Walker/Shell/Campbell/VBEA Scholarship/S.L.T. Award of Excellence ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
67 Demonstrate job interview skills. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ D. J. Howard/Walker/Shell/Campbell/VBEA Scholarship/S.L.T. Award of Excellence ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
68 Adhere to a compliance training manual and other company policies. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Business Skills and Knowledge ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview