Medical Audio Transcription Level 2

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    Business and Management
    Business and Administration
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    3 hours per week for 12 weeks - £130

Course Description

The aim of this course is to enable you to develop the knowledge and skills needed to use audio equipment and software in order to produce a range of routine and professional medical documents. You will learn how to transcribe recorded speech of a routine nature containing medical terminology and apply word processing techniques to produce and format documents that are common in a medical environment. Learners will also learn the importance of proofreading their work and how to use appropriate checking methods to produce accurate and professional documents.

Completion of this course will give you important skills for a career in medical administration work. It can help you succeed in an administrative role in any size or type of NHS organisation, including: Secretary, Receptionist, Administrator, Medical Records Clerk and Ward Clerk.

Course Dates


27/02/202318:00 Monday3.0012 £1300 / 12EXG142697F


16/03/202313:00 Thursday3.0012 £1300 / 12EXG142697I

Entry Criteria

Good use of the English language is considered beneficial with particular focus on accuracy in spelling.


Taught sessions using discussion, practical exercises/activities, assessments, direct instructions, demonstrations and other learning methods.


All work will be assessed through a mixed approach including the following: portfolio of evidence and assessment of practical tasks.


Progression onto:

  • L2 Administration Skills in a Medical Environment
  • L2 Communication Skills in a Medical Environment
  • L2 Working in the NHS as a Medical Administrator
  • L2 Medical Terminology for Administrators

Would you like to apply for this course?

Monday, 27/02/2023
Thursday, 16/03/2023