AMSPAR and City & Guilds work together to provide qualifications recognised by Ofqual for the sector.

A range of qualifications are offered.

Medical Documents

The production of accurate records and correspondence is vital to the safety of patients. If you are a secretary, receptionist, manager or, indeed, employed in any administrative grade, the chances are that you be called upon to produce documents relating to a patient’s treatment

Award in Production of Medical Documents from Recorded Speech

(Level 3)

The aim of the AMSPAR Level 3 Award is to enable learners to develop the knowledge and skills needed to accurately produce professional documentation appropriate for the medical environment from recorded speech. They will learn how to use audio equipment and apply word processing techniques in order to produce routine, non-routine and complex professional documents in a medical context.

This Award is for learners who are aiming for employment that involves more complex audio transcription skills within a medical context.

The AMSPAR Level 3 Award in Production of Medical Documents from Recorded Speech is accredited by Ofqual and is listed in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (9 credits).

Study at a Centre

If you would like to be taught the course you should contact a City & Guilds accredited centre.



The candidate will learn how:

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Last updated: Monday, 11th June 2018