Healthcare Office Assistant Professional

Program Type/Credential: Diploma

Program Class: Class A

Program Duration: 52 weeks (1,583 hours)

Program Work Experience: Practicum

Work Experience Duration: 120 hours 

Schedule: Full-Time

Delivery Method: In-Class/ Combined In-Class and Distance Education


If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career opportunity in healthcare, this program is the perfect fit! Through advanced software, you will learn a variety of skills related to office operations, messaging, scheduling, admitting, charting, and health record administration. These skills are essential for a successful healthcare career and will give you an advantage in the field. Plus, you’ll gain valuable experience to help you stand out in the job market!

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, our successful student will have necessary skills to
be successful within British Columbia's healthcare sector. Student will have the
following featured career skills:

Potential careers

This program will prepare you for entry level employment as a:
    • Medical Clinic clerk
    • Private Medical Office Assistant or clerk
    • Private surgical office clerk
    • Diagnostic facilities
    • Laboratory Clerk
    • Admitting/Registration Clerk
    • Health Records Clerk
    • Diagnostic Imaging Clerk
    • Hospital Switchboard Operator
    • Switchboard Call Taker
    • Bed Booking and Accounts Payable Clerk.

Admission requirements

The following are admission requirements for the Hospital Support program and
may not be waived by the student or the institution:


Tuition and fees

Tuition: CAD $11,285.00
Special promotion of CAD $10,000 for applications received this February 2023

Take the next step to achieving your academic and professional goal!

Healthcare Office Assistant Professional was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Post Secondary Education and Future Skills.