Medical Office Assistant

Medical Office Assistant, Certificate (Camosun College)

For more detailed information see the following link to the Saanich Career Education web page: Medical Office Assistant

Students interested in this program must meet with a Career Teacher to development a personal education/transition plan and complete all appropriate application and registration forms.

  • The Medical Office Assistant certificate program is 8 months long during which time students will participate in a variety of lectures, labs, homework and practicum placement.
  • The Medical Office Assistant certificate program prepares students for the administrative and clinical duties of an office assistant in a medical or healthcare office.
  • Students in this program gain the general knowledge of medical terminology, business communications, financial management, information technology, medical transcription and billing.