Program Information

This Board of Governors certificate enables students to develop skills required for employment in the medical clerk field. Program courses develop skills in the areas of office management and business communications, medical terminology, word processing and spreadsheet software, and students have options in the area of medical conditions, pharmacology, surgical procedures and medical tests.

Please Note: All courses are available for study on a full-time or part-time basis and are all offered online. 

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Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes and be out of secondary school for at least one year. Mature applicant testing is available in the Counselling Department. The test(s) will demonstrate equivalency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext 3412.

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If you are taking part-time courses with the intention of completing a program and earning a credential, you must meet Admission Requirements outlined on the program page. It is the student's responsibility to supply proof of admission requirements to the Office of the Registrar before he/she has completed three courses in the program.

If you do complete the program and do not have the appropriate admission requirements, you will be ineligible to receive your certificate or diploma.

If you believe you have an equivalent level of knowledge and would like credit for Prior Learning Assessment, please contact Counselling at 519-479-1023 at least two weeks before classes begin.

Course List

Mandatory Courses

Electives (Select 2)

Program Maps

Current Students

Current students can view program maps from previous years on the mylambton website. 

You will need to login with your C# and password in order to access your program map.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program most commonly find entry level positions in medical office environments.
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