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AMSPAR Certificate in Health Service Administration

Course Code: EC023

Validated by: AMSPAR

UK Price: £490

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This programme has been designed for practising Primary and Secondary Care Receptionists and Administrators.

What Will I Study?

The AMSPAR Certificate in Health Service Administration will enable candidates to enhance their knowledge and skills within health care administration and will create a pathway to further study. The content of this 30-hour Programme is based on the main roles and responsibilities of a medical administrator. Candidates undertaking this course will gain, and be able to apply, knowledge of the structure and functions of the statutory and voluntary health and social services to enable them to work effectively as an administrator within the health care field. It will enable them to understand the working relationships between different sections and departments of the statutory and voluntary services, and to work as part of the health care team.

Candidates will be able to apply skills for effective communication with patients and members of the health service team and develop knowledge and understanding of Primary and Secondary care procedures, filing, the use of equipment and Information Technology. The Programme also aims to develop an understanding of health and safety in the workplace and its impact on the working environment, particularly with regard to hazards relating to the medical field.

This course of study will provide candidates with practical and personal skills to enable them to develop and progress as an administrator within the health care sector.

How will the course be delivered?

1 day every fortnight.

Entry Requirements

It is desirable that candidates will have been in post for at least six months, prior to commencement of the course, as some elements require a level of work experience.

Financial Support

There is no financial support for this course. Request an application pack by telephoning on 01254 292500 or by emailing us at


Candidates successfully completing this Programme, and possessing relevant work experience, may progress to the AMSPAR Diploma in Primary Care and Health Management Programme.

Qualification Achieved

AMSPAR Certificate in Health Service Administration.

Other Information

How much does it cost?

The course fee has been reduced and is now only £490.00 per delegate. (Prices are subject to change).


Course Dates?

Fridays: 16th January, 30th January, 13th February & 20th February 2015 (9.30am – 3.00pm)

Wednesdays: 22nd April, 6th May, 20th May & 3rd June 2015 (9.30am – 3.00pm)



To find out more and to book

Email The Training People at Blackburn College or call us on 01254 292500.