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Association of Medical Secretaries, Practice Managers, Administrators and Receptionists Certificate / Diploma Medical Administration

AMSPAR
Administration (Secretarial)

Course Overview

If you are looking for employment, this course will give you the tools to provide effective administrative support within any healthcare setting. With the Diploma in Medical Administration you can start your career as a medical administrator or secretary, helping patients and providing vital support for doctors and other healthcare professionals. This course is designed for those wishing to work as receptionists in any section of the health services, including general medicine and dental practices, hospitals (including wards and medical records clerks) and opticians. This qualification was developed in partnership with AMSPAR (The Association of Medical Secretaries, Practice Managers, Administrators and Receptionists).If you do not hold a level 2 qualification in Numeracy, you will be expected to complete our Essential Skills Numeracy during this course to enhance your employability skills and progression prospects.A number of mandatory units are required to be successfully completed along with a number of optional units which have been selected to enhance skills, knowledge and employability opportunities.
  • Start Date
    29 Aug 2022
  • Study Mode
    Full-Time
  • Duration
    1 Year
  • Campus
    Strand Road

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: AMSPAR and City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate / Diploma in Medical Administration
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 29/08/2022
    Fees:
    -

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
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Course Modules

  • Medical Terminology
  • Working in the NHS
  • Administration Skills in a Medical Environment
  • Medical Principles
  • Communication Skills in a Medical Environment
  • Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues
  • Manage Personal Performance & Development
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

4 GCSEs - achieved a Grade C in English and Grade D-G in 3 other subjects.

ROI Requirements

4 OLCs - achieved a Grade 05 in English and Grade 06 in 3 other subjects.

Work Placement

You will also participate in a period of work experience in a healthcare environment as part of this course and this will provide valuable insights into the world of work. This would be additional and outside your timetabled course hours, evidence from this work placement will be required to be put towards a number of the units for this qualification.

What's Next?

Further Study

Progression to level 3 Administration.

Career Prospects

With this qualification you can start your career as a medical administrator or secretary, helping patients and providing vital support for doctors and other healthcare professionals.

Enquiry

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