Secretarial Studies - Medical Specialization

Applications open for:

Chisasibi: Winter 2021

Apply Now!  January 29, 2020

Make health care possible in Eeyou Istchee! As a medical secretary, you’ll help our clinics, hospitals, and medical centres run smoothly.

Students are guaranteed employment with the Cree Board of Health upon graduation.

Learn how to:

  • Greet patients and schedule appointments on the computer
  • Transcribe, produce, and manage medical documents
  • Manage medical supplies and perform basic accounting tasks
450 hours (full-time, 18 weeks)
30 credits
Attestation of Vocational Studies (AVS)

In partnership with: Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay

Do you have the prerequisites?

  • A relevant DVS (Secretarial Studies or Office Specialist).
  • Recognition of equivalent learning.
  • Persons practising an occupation related to the program of study.

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How do I Apply?

It's simpler than you think.

Once you determine your course, contact your Local Education Consultant or SAES Office to determine the documents you will need. 

How do I Apply?


Identify the courses or program you wish to take

Review your options and build a learning plan with the adult education guidance counsellor.


Bring documents to your local Adult Education Office

Bring your birth certificate, social insurance number, and school reports/transcripts to your local Adult Education office. If you are applying for a vocational program, please contact your Local Education Consultant for more details on necessary documents. Find my local adult education office.


Fill out an application

If you applied for General Education classes, welcome! You may be able to start immediately after submitting your application. If you applied for a Vocational Program, you will be contacted following the selection process.

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