Medical Pack

About the Course

This course covers interpreting and applying medical terminology, preparing and processing medical accounts, maintaining patient records; applying the principles of confidentially, privacy and security in a medical environment and controlling stocks and supplies.
This course has been designed with an emphasis on practical training, and the course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative officer, medical receptionist or medical administrator in medical centres or hospitals.
Students can enrol in the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) to develop intermediate computing and administrative skills. The completed units in the Medical Pack will count towards course completion in the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical).

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-52505V01
Where can I study?

Career Opportunities

This course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative officer, medical receptionist or medical administrator in medical centres or hospitals.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-52505V01-17WCN-101

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

How would you like to gain valuable administrative and medical skills to be able to work in a medical practice? The units in this Statement of Attainment are part of the Nationally recognised qualification in BSB31115 - Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical). You will be able to apply for positions in the fields of medical reception and administrative positions in hospitals or clinics.

Units of competency:

BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
BSBMED304 Assist in controlling stocks and supplies
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment

After completing this Statement of Attainment you may decide to complete the remaining units to attain BSB31115 Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical).

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
BSBMED304 Assist in controlling stocks and supplies
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Online and Web conferencing

Class attendance is Part time

This course is offered through blended delivery - online learning, resources, email and telephone contact. Enrol anytime. Students may complete this course from home over 18 weeks.

Course length: 18 Weeks

What will I pay?

Once your enrolment fee (or instalment) has been paid your facilitator will instruct you on accessing our online sites and give you the tools to help you to complete your course successfully.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the Teaching Section, Jenelle Frewin on 02 6391 5703 or email jenelle.frewin@tafensw.edu.au or our Course Information and Sales team on 1300 823 393 for more information.

What do I need?

What you will need: You will require a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel) as well as internet and email access.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) - You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, please contact the teaching section.

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