19 Weeks, 437 Hours


The Medical Information Assistant Certificate prepares students to work in healthcare establishments as executive/senior assistants.

The program provides students with comprehensive medical administrative knowledge and office skills to make them successful as assistants in healthcare settings.

Students are required to take some elective courses from prescribed study areas.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 diploma (or equivalent), or
  • Mature Student status

Core Courses

  • Business Correspondence Level 1
  • Customer Service
  • Introduction to Medical Terminology
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Medical Receptionist Practical Simulation
  • Microsoft Outlook Level 1
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1
  • Microsoft Word Level 1
  • Office Procedures Level 1

Career Opportunities

  • Assistant – Clinic
  • Medical Assistant
  • Committee Clerk
  • Corporate Secretary
  • Medical Related Associations