Medical Secretary Training Course

Accredited by The CPD Qualifications Group - PDF Course Books Provided.

UK Public College


£670 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
40 Hours
40 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students


In the health sector, a medical secretary is a very important person. They are the first point of contact for any patient, they are responsible for scheduling appointments and ensuring doctors are provided with the required backup for providing the best level of care every day. This UK Public College’s Medical Secretary Diploma is designed for individuals with passion for taking care of people and those who want to test their organizational skills.

This diploma course is specially tailored to enhance the skills of secretaries in hospitals and health facilities and presents a systematic approach by detailing administrative procedures that are relevant to management of hospitals and health facilities. This diploma course will provide participants with the knowledge and insight you need to secure a secretarial position in a hospital and health facility. This Medical Secretary Diploma provides participants the best knowledge in business and medical industry. Participants will get the highest level of skills required to work for a medical firm, and will also get the specialist expertise required to work within the medical profession. Participants will get an the necessary IT skills required to become proficient in medical terminology, medical audio- transcription, and medical word processing.


The course fee includes every thing you need to complete the course, it includes registration, learning materials, assessment and certification.

Course Delivery

This is a self-study course, students have 100% freedom to complete the course, there is no time restriction on this course.


Students will be awarded the Medical Secretary Diploma. After students complete the course, we will send their Diplomas within 24 hours. The Diploma is Internationally recognized and will open unlimited opportunities to the learners.


The course is accredited by The CPD Qualifications Group.

Course Assessment

This course does not involve any written exams. students need to answer 4 assignment questions to complete the course, the answers will be in the form of written work. students can write the answers in their own time. Each answer need to be 200 words ( 1 Page ). once the answers are submitted, the tutor will check and assess the work.

Course Duration

The course can be completed in a very short time, it totally depends on the life style of the learners. Also, there is no pressure on students to complete the course on fast mode, the course is valid for 12 months, so students can complete the course with complete peace of mind and with no pressure at all.

Course Mode

This is a self-study course, students have 100% freedom to complete the course, there is no time restriction on this course.

Learning Materials

Students will be provided all the learning text materials to assist them in completing the course.


UK Public College’s Medical Secretary Professional Diploma is designed to give participants the basic understanding of office procedures as well as the skills and confidence to manage appointment bookings, in a medical environment. This course will teach learners proper techniques in setting up an effective filing system and also develop strong oral and written business communication skills including how to successfully manage the daily operation of a medical facility.

At the end of this diploma course, you will be awarded with an Medical Secretary Professional Diploma, and will also be able to:

  • Represent doctors by screening incoming telephone calls, record and transmit messages, schedule, receive, and announce scheduled patients and visitors
  • Screen unscheduled patients and visitors, arrange referrals to other healthcare providers, and schedule appointments for consultations, x-rays, lab tests, physical therapy, MRI's, CT scans, etc.
  • Ensure physician productivity by maintaining calendars, schedule patient appointments, and physician consultations
  • Generate revenues by completing direct patient and third-party billing
  • Secure information by completing database back-ups.
  • Maintain patient confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Serve and protect the healthcare community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies, and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements

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