Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

Medical Terminology is at the heart of healthcare across the board and is used in every specialty.

If you are a secretary, receptionist, or manager employed or seeking employment in any NHS field, this course would be very useful. 

This well-respected award is suitable for those working in healthcare who wish to add a medical terminology qualification to their skills and knowledge or for individuals thinking about changing career direction.

The course length is broken down as 3 hours in college and 1 hour of home study.

This course will next start in September 2021.

Entry requirements:

A good knowledge of English 


  • 3 hours per week: taught sessions
  • 1 hour per week: homework

Exercises, activities, worksheets, direct instruction and videos are also used as part of the learning process.


Exams are held in February and June.


You could proceed onto a number of courses at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • Medical Terminology Level 3
  • Medical Administration Level 2
  • Medical Administration Level 3