Medical Secretary Diploma

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Pitman Training Aberdeen

Course details

Course description

Our Medical Secretary Diploma will teach you all the vital skills you need to act as a link between patient and doctor. You’ll learn how to integrate the theory of highly technical medical terminology, complete a complex array of administrative and technical tasks, in the most accurate and timely manner, including compiling confidential letters, typing reports for patient records, assisting with medical journals and keeping the office running efficiently. Our Medical Secretary Diploma offers you the best of both worlds – business and medical. Not only will you get the highest level of skills required to work for a commercial firm, you’ll also get the specialist expertise required to work within the medical profession. You’ll be proficient in medical terminology, medical audio-typing and medical word processing. The diploma will also teach you excellent IT skills, enabling you to master Microsoft programmes. You’ll also have the option to choose from an elective choice of additional subjects including health and safety essentials. Tutor support is available throughout this course as and when required. Core Courses Medical Audio Transcription Our extremely thorough Medical Audio Transcription training covers the transcription and simple medical terminology you might come across in an administration role the medical industry. Medical Terminology This course helps you get under the skin of commonly used medical terminology across a wide range of disciplines. You’ll also have the opportunity to achieve the City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Medical Terminology qualification. Medical Word Processing Medical offices require a lot of admin. Get to grips with the finer workings of Word and you can create professional looking documents and reports quickly and easily. Typaz and Typaz Speed In just 25 hours speeds of 20-40+ words per minute are perfectly achievable, even if you have little prior experience. You’ll also receive guidance on ergonomics, technique and accuracy. Building your speed and accuracy, our Typaz Speed touch-typing course will take you to speeds of 40-60 words per minute. or Typaz Professional For those needing high proficiency at touch-typing and keyboard skills. The course lasts up to 40 hours and includes the alpha-numeric keys and high-end learning materials. Audio Transcription Audio Transcription is a valuable skill to gain, with applications in many industry sectors. This course will help you learn how to operate audio transcribing equipment and become proficient in document transcription. PowerPoint Our PowerPoint training course will help you get to grips with this comprehensive presentation software. Flexible to study, you can choose the version of Microsoft Office you wish to study on. Word Our Microsoft Word course is designed to provide you with the essential skills you will need to be proficient in Word, in a work environment, in as short a time as possible. or Word Expert This training in Microsoft Word will propel your Word skills forward to an advanced level. Over several lessons, you’ll become confident in a range of Word’s more sophisticated features. Excel Microsoft Excel is the world’s most popular spreadsheet program. This course is suitable for beginner to intermediate level. Over 10 self-paced lessons you’ll learn how to format your spreadsheet to best display your information, handle simple and complex formulas, insert charts, learn how to insert functions such as IFERROR and much much more. or Excel Expert Our Excel Expert level course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to use this popular spreadsheet programme to an advanced level. You can choose whether you’d like to study 2013 or 2010 and over a series of self-paced lessons you’ll learn how to perform tasks such as conditional formatting, recording and running macros, working with pivot tables and using statistical functions. Outlook This flexible study Outlook course takes you through everything you need to use this popular email system as a work tool, from navigation and views through contacts and appointments, to tasks and folders. Effective Business Communication This excellent course will raise your game when it comes to business communication skills which is often top of the list of qualities demanded by employers. Choose one elective course.

Provided by

Pitman Training Aberdeen

01224 595277

Provider website

469 Union Street

ABERDEEN

AB11 6DB

Funding

ITA funding available

Entry requirements

No specific entry requirements.

Course options

Course details

Flexible

18th Nov 2021 to 18th Nov 2022

Cost: £2,755.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Pitman Training Centre - Aberdeen

469 Union Street

Aberdeen

AB11 6DB

Who to contact

Iain Hossack

Training Manager

iain-aberdeen@pitman-training.net

01224 595277

Apply for ITA funding

Course details

Distance learning

18th Nov 2021 to 18th Nov 2022

Cost: £2,755.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Pitman Training Centre - Aberdeen

469 Union Street

Aberdeen

AB11 6DB

Who to contact

Iain Hossack

Training Manager

iain-aberdeen@pitman-training.net

01224 595277

Apply for ITA funding