Medical Office Assistant
This micro-credential provides the student the opportunity to study subjects which will prepare them for a position within a marketing firm or related environments. Students who have successfully completed the courses below can continue into our one-year Office Administration – General certificate program.
Costs vary by individual course. Please see Course Descriptions for more information.
OF4002 – Medical Terminology (42 Hours)
Develop the language required to communicate effectively in a medical setting. Medical terminology, word structure as well as diagnostic procedures and pharmacology related to twelve body systems will be studied.
OF1023 Office Procedures (42 Hours)
This course helps the student acquire practical and transferable office administration skills, attitudes, behaviours and knowledge, which can be valuable in obtaining and retaining careers in today’s fast-changing office environment. Topics covered include Internet research and email messages; managing time and stress; telecommunications; office reception and customer service; planning meetings and travel arrangements; handling the office mail; and document management.
GV1133 Microsoft Office for Health Care (45 Hours)
You will acquire skills using a variety of operations found in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and develop keyboarding skills (min. 35 wpm), through hands-on experience and assignments.