AMSPAR Level 2 Award in Medical Terminology

The qualification content covers:

  • structure of medical terms
  • prescribed prefixes, roots and suffixes
  • terminology of prescribed body structures and systems
  • diseases, conditions, clinical procedures and investigations
  • pathology and x-ray investigations and procedures
  • pharmaceutical abbreviations
  • medical specialities.

Candidates will learn:

  • the structure and meaning of medical terms
  • the meaning of medical terms related to body systems
  • the meaning of medical terms for different medical specialities
  • the meaning of abbreviations concerning drugs and prescriptions.
  • Correct spelling of medical terminology is a requirement for this qualification.

This course is delivered online and no attendance is required.  The cost varies depending upon numbers from each employer working towards the qualification.