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Introduction to Medical Transcription


A great lead-in course to the Comprehensive Medical Transcription Training program. The course is designed to provide an overview of typical medical transcription skills and training aptitude, allowing assessment of personal capability and interest. It also provides an overview of the industry itself, job opportunities, certification, and other related information. See the course outline below.


Enrollees may expect to be informed as to the "ins-and outs" of the industry, future applications, and to have a basic knowledge of what learning medical words and transcription skills requires.


The course is self-directed, with interactive exercises oriented for self-assessment.

Time: approximately 30 to 40 hours

course quick facts
course code DED2811
cost $79.00
estimated time to
complete course
30 Hours
course materials
1 Months

Jari Davis is the primary course author, and has developed an interactive online Medical Transcription Program, which information is presented, digested, and integrated into quiz formats, leading the student through very complex legal material in a rapid and easy fashion.


"I learned more about the role of Medical Office Assistant and their duties. This helped me a lot with gaining more knowledge." - Karen Evans