Skill set details

BSBSS00047 - Medical Transcription Skill Set (Release 1)


Usage recommendation:
Supersedes and is equivalent to BSBSS00015 - Medical Transcription Skill SetUpdated to meet Standards for Training Package 24/Mar/2015

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
(View details for release 3) 27/Sep/2018
(View details for release 2) 14/Jan/2016
1 (this release) 25/Mar/2015

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Modification History



Release 1

This version first released with BSB Business Services Training Package Version 1.0.


This skill set is for individuals providing transcription services to the medical industry.

Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards a number of qualifications including, the BSB40214 Certificate IV in Business and the BSB40514 Certificate IV in Business Administration.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this skill set at the time of publication.

Skill Set Requirements

BSBADM411 Produce complex texts from audio transcription

BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy

BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information

BSBWRT401 Write complex documents

Target Group

Medical administration staff

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the BSB Business Services Training Package meet the industry requirements for a medical transcription typist.