Medical Office Assistant Diploma

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Medical Office Assistant Diploma

Students who intend to apply for this program must attend a FREE INFORMATION SESSION

The Medical Office Assistant (MOA) program prepares students for a rewarding career in medical offices, hospital departments, x-ray and physiotherapy offices, laboratories and other health-related institutions.

Topics covered include:

  • Orientation / Information session
  • Medical Terminology Level 1
  • Medical Terminology Level 2
  • Medical Office and Clinical Procedures
  • Medical Billing and Electronic Medical Records
  • Medical Transcription
  • Microsoft Word / Keyboarding
  • Excel Level 1
  • Job Search
  • Standard First Aid for Industry (Work Safe Level 1, First Aid and CPR Level C)
  • Practicum (100 hours)
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REGISTRATION
Registration is only open for students who have completed the application requirements and have been accepted into the ECE Basic program.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS – Students should meet the following prerequisites before registering:

  • Complete the program application form: Application Form – Medical Office Assistant
  • English 12 or equivalent — English language assessment is required for those who do not have documentation of English 12 or equivalent; English language assessment is available at all information sessions
  • Typing speed of 25 net wpm — typing assessment is available at all information sessions
  • Attendance of an information session — use the the link in the section Free information sessions below for details of upcoming information sessions

FULL TIME PROGRAM – The full time program is designed for students to want to study at an accelerated pace so they can graduate faster and start working as an MOA sooner. The full time program runs for 15 weeks (12 weeks of in-class instruction and 3 weeks of practicum), with classes scheduled Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Register Cost Course schedule Course location
Course ID 5000-1
Registration in person only;
see below for office locations
$3690 13-SEP-2017 to 22-DEC-2017
Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
73 sessions
Canada Way Education Centre
5310 Woodsworth Street
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PART TIME PROGRAM – The part time program is designed for students who need a flexible schedule. Classes run Wednesday evenings and all day Saturday. The part time program takes a bit longer to complete, but it allows students to hold a full time job and study on the side.

Register Cost Course schedule Course location
Course ID 5100-1
Registration in person only;
see below for office locations
$3690 20-SEP-2017 to 20-JUN-2018
Wednesdays 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Saturdays 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
73 sessions
Burnaby Central Secondary
6011 Deer Lake Parkway
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Course costs are subject to change each term; future course offerings may charge different amounts.

Registration by phone or in person
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