Academy of Learning Career College - Alberta

Medical Office Assistant

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Program Information

School:Academy of Learning Career College - Alberta
Faculty:Healthcare
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Health-Related Knowledge and Skills, Other
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Description:With the aging population, the tremendous increase in technology, and our demand for the best quality of life, the healthcare industry is facing a growing shortage of well-trained personnel. Throughout the North American healthcare industry, there is an acute need to increase the size of the workforce, as well as to raise the skill level of that workforce. This program is designed to provide employment-ready, comprehensively trained graduates. Successful graduates will be eligible to achieve the CMAP – Certified Medical Assisting Professional designation in addition to their diploma. These graduates are fully qualified to work in a hands-on administrative/clinical support capacity in any medical field, and they will participate in the delivery of a variety of healthcare industry tasks.

URL:Medical Office Assistant at Academy of Learning Career College - Alberta
Course Based:Yes
Length:44 Week(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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    Applicants are required to have completion of Grade 12 or equivalent, and meet the minimum provincial age requirement

    Additional Admission Requirements:
      Applicants are required to have: excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a strong commitment to confidentiality and integrity; excellent organizational and time-management skills; completion of the ‘Wonderlic’ Scholastic Level Equivalent test – with a score of 18 points or better; successful completion of admissions interview and testing for adequate entry-level skills; a clear and relevant Criminal Records Check; a good command of the English language (written and oral); and an adequate level of physical health to meet the requirements of the program and prospective employment.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on July 17, 2019