Legal & Medical Administration

Tullamore Further Education Centre


Course Name Legal & Medical Administration
Course Provider Tullamore Further Education Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Laois & Offaly ETB
Course Code 5M1997
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tullamore
Course Content This one-year programme will equip students with the skills to operate efficiently as a medical or legal secretary. Students will receive specialised training in the use of medical terminology, which will assist them to secure employment in healthcare administration. Students will also study the Irish legal system and gain an insight to the work of the legal profession.
FET Code 5M1997 - Business Administration
Duration One year, full-time, September 2017 - May 2018
Course Fee Fees:
€200 Registration Fee (payable by all students)
€200 PLC Government Levy (some exemptions apply)
€50 QQI Certificate Fee (some exemptions apply)
Financial Support Students may be eligible to apply for the SUSI Grant or the Back to Education Allowance
Application Date How to apply for Advanced Certificate In Business (QQI Level 6):
Contact us directly for an application form at:
Tullamore Further Education & Training Centre
T: 057 93 49424
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting in September 2017
Subjects Taught Modules*:
1. Information and Administration
2. Text Production
3. Word Processing
4. Audio Transcription
5. Legal Practice and Procedures
6. Medical Terminology
7. Personal Effectiveness
8. Work Experience
*Modules subject to change
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4 or equivalent standard of education. All applicants must attend for interview and online assessment to determine suitability for programme. Garda Vetting is required to complete Work Experience.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Employment Opportunities:
Employment opportunities include working as a medical secretary or a legal secretary in a variety office environments.

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Elaine on 057 9349444 or
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