Course Start Date
15 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) equips you with the skills to specialise your career as a medical receptionist, clinic administrator, nursing administrator, or medical records officer in practices, private surgeries and hospitals.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Work and support a team in a medical environment
- Use Pracsoft, a medical software program
- Manage competing priorities
- Create spreadsheets and manage documents
- Touch type with advanced keyboard skills
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Build your confidence in engaging with colleagues and patients
- Switch on your drive and self-motivation
- Work collaboratively and independently
- Develop your written and verbal communication style
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- Skills that can be used in a variety of industries
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
- Medical receptionist
- Clinic administrator
- Nursing administrator
- Medical records officer
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Certificate IV and Diploma in Business Administration
- Certificate IV and Diploma in Business
- Diploma of Practice Management
- Bachelor of Business with TAFE NSW Degrees
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a part time day, blended course. You will need to attend approximately 9 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 6 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 3 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including independent study, research, preparation of assessment tasks, learning support and online learning.
Depending on when you enrol, you may not commence medical units until the next semester when they are scheduled for delivery.
A component of this course will be delivered via connected classroom. This is just like a regular classroom, but teachers and students use the latest video conferencing technologies. Your teacher can be in one TAFE location, and you can join the class from another TAFE location using video conferencing equipment or a mobile device. You will be able to see and talk to your teacher and other students as though they were in the room with you. You will also have access to support to meet your learning needs.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is designed for people who need to learn hands-on medical administration, computing, customer service and communication skills in order to gain employment in a medical administration support role, or to go on to study either business administration or medical practice management at higher levels.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
There is a new version of this course coming soon. If it is available before you complete your studies, you will be notified of your options and may be transferred to the new course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday and Wednesday from 9.30am to 2.30pm. You will be contacted by a staff member and notified of your commencement date if enrolling later than the prescribed start date 09.02.2021.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details. (only if available as a trainee)
|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others|
|BSBITU307||Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy|
|BSBDIV301||Work effectively with diversity|
|BSBCUS301||Deliver and monitor a service to customers|
|BSBITU313||Design and produce digital text documents|
|BSBWRT301||Write simple documents|
|BSBMED303||Maintain patient records|
|BSBMED304||Assist in controlling stocks and supplies|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|BSBMED301||Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately|
|BSBMED302||Prepare and process medical accounts|
|BSBMED305||Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment|
|BSBITU314||Design and produce spreadsheets|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Enrol Now
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