Medical Terminology

Career Training Program
Program Code: GES112
Hours: 60


The Medical Terminology Online Training Program will give you a full understanding of medical terminology, from word origins to their application. You’ll learn the correct terms and spelling for all of the body systems, major pathological conditions, disorders, treatments, medications, and more.

The textbook is included. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.


Upon completion of this program, you'll be able to:

  • Understand medical terminology, including the origins of medical words
  • Identify the major regions of the body
  • Differentiate cells, tissues, organs, systems, and cavities
  • Know the proper terminology and spelling for body systems, including the integumentary system, the musculoskeletal system, the nervous system, and the endocrine system
  • Interpret terms related to diagnosis and clinical procedures
  • Identify and list the definitions of surgical terms
  • Explain the significance and use of medications used for various disorders and treatments