39 Weeks, 874 Hours


The goal of this program is to provide students with an in-depth knowledge of office procedures, communications, word processing, terminology and medical billing.

Graduates of this program will find that they are an integral part of the medical community and assist the healthcare team by building trust, and creating a safe environment for patients and their families while performing a variety of duties.


Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent, or
  • Mature Student Status (19 years of age or older)
  • Demonstrated fluency in English (oral and written)


Core Courses

  • Basic Bookkeeping Level 1
  • Basic Bookkeeping Level 2
  • Business Correspondence Level 1
  • Customer Service
  • Grammar Essentials for Business Writing
  • Introduction to Medical Terminology
  • Introduction to Personal Computers
  • Introduction to the Internet
  • Job Search & Resume Writing
  • Medical Administration Practicum
  • Medical Billing
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Medical Transcription Level 1
  • Office Procedures Level 1
  • Practical Applications 1 Unit
  • Practical Applications 4 Units
  • Telephone Communication Skills
  • Thought Patterns For A Successful Career


Career Opportunities

Typical job titles include:

  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Medical Secretary
  • Medical Billing Clerk/Secretary
  • Medical Office Administrator
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Clinical Assistant
  • Ward Secretary and Booking Clerk