Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) (BSB31115)

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Course Description

The Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) is perfect for Medical Receptionists working in hospitals, general practices and medical clinics including optical and dental. Students gain specialised medical skills like learning how to interpret and apply medical terminology, manage patient records and process medical accounts.

As well as medical knowledge, students also learn important skills in Business Administration like customer service, using business technology, organising business information, payroll, producing spreadsheets and financial records.

Recognition of Prior Learning

The skills and knowledge that you bring to your studies through previous education or employment experience may be credited towards specific units in this course, which can help to shorten your course duration. Please enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Tafe

The Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) (BSB31115) is not available from any Tafe institutions on our database but may be available from other registered training organisations with Government Funding available in your area. See Course Providers.

Average Course Fee

$3000

Average Duration

12 months

Online providers

On-campus providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Clerical

Word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office work.

Computers and Electronics

Computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Outcomes

42.1% of people gained improved employment status after studying this course.

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Medical Receptionist$960 weekly pay
Admissions Clerk$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Dental Office Manager$1,250 weekly pay
Practice Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Senior Medical Receptionist$1,250 weekly pay
Senior Clinical Coder$1,440 weekly pay
Ward Clerk$1,250 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBFIA301
Maintain financial records

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain daily financial records such as reconciling debtors’ and creditors’ systems, preparing and maintaining a general ledger and trial balance and includes activities associated with monitoring cash control for accounting purposes.

BSBFIA303
Process accounts payable and receivable

This unit describes skills and knowledge required to maintain accounts payable and accounts receivable records, including processing payments to creditors and handling overdue accounts receivable. It applies to individuals employed in a range of work environments supporting the accounting functions and aspects of an enterprise. They may provide administrative support within an enterprise, or may be members of staff who have been delegated accounting responsibilities.

BSBITU307
Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop keyboard skills with speed and accuracy using touch-typing techniques. It applies to individuals operating in a range of environments who are required to enter text and data with speed and accuracy. Individuals may provide administrative support within an organisation, or may be technical/knowledge experts responsible for production of their own word processed documents.

BSBITU314
Design and produce spreadsheets

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop spreadsheets through the use of both cloud-based and non-cloud based spreadsheet applications. It applies to individuals employed in a range of environments who tend to be personally responsible for designing and working with spreadsheets under minimal supervision. These individuals are generally required to have intermediate knowledge and understanding of a number of spreadsheet applications.

BSBWHS201
Contribute to health and safety of self and others

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work in a manner that is healthy and safe in relation to self and others and to respond to emergency incidents. It covers following work health and safety (WHS) and emergency procedures and instructions, implementing WHS requirements and participating in WHS consultative processes. It applies to individuals who require a basic knowledge of WHS to carry out work in a defined context under direct supervision or with some individual responsibility, in a range of industry and workplace contexts.

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