The Transcribe SA online program utilizes the Internet and is an interactive learning experience which includes automatic grading, live virtual interaction with other students and a student help line. Hands on experience is provided with the use of MP3 sounds files for practice transcription.
The Transcribe SA training program is designed to be completed in 640 hours. You can complete the course in 4 months, however most students take 6-9 months working an average of 5 hours a day. What is important is that you can pace yourself according to your skill and availability. You will have access to all the materials and services for a period of twelve months.
Software and Foot Pedal included
When you enroll with Transcribe SA the Express Scribe software and a compatible transcription foot pedal are included in the cost of the course so there are no additional requirements that are needed to get you going other than your PC and an internet line
Comprehensive Reference material included
Included with your enrollment is a 15 month subscription to BenchMark KB (Knowledge Base).
Benchmark KB a complete set of web services that give you access to all the automatically updated resources and information you need.
Your BenchMark KB includes:
- Stedman medical reference library
- Quality alerts library highlighting common errors and recommendations
- Annual electronic membership to AHDI
- AHDI Book of Style version 3 in searchable format
- Extensive database of 250+ normal lab values
- FAQs from the industry experts at AHDI