How much do I need to invest?

At TranzMed, we sincerely believe that when you embark on this program you really are making an investment in yourself, your family and your career.

The MTCP Medical Transcription Certificate Program includes 45 weeks access to our website, 45 weeks of facilitator support, study notes, quizzes, actual physician dictations to transcribe for real-world practice, your personal one-year subscription to the BenchMark KB and free online training in this product, and your own licensed copy of SpeedType word expander software and free online training in this product to enhance your productivity.

You can study part time or full time, and enroll in the full course in one step or enroll in two stages (we recommend this when it best suits your lifestyle and/or finances, or if you are unsure about whether the career is right for you and you want to assess the course at a Stage 1 level before committing to Stage 2). 


  Full Course 45 weeks (Modules 1-7) Stage 1 (Modules 1 & 2) Stage 2 (Modules 3-7)
Part Time 12-15 hours per week

90 weeks


24 weeks


66 weeks


Full Time 25 - 30 hours per week

45 weeks


12 weeks


33 weeks



For those who successfully complete the pre-enrolment assessment questionnaire, there is a non refundable registration fee of $125 which covers the administrative time/costs associated with the pre-enrolment Typing & Vocabulary Online Test. Read more information on the pre-enrollment questionnaire and what is covered for this fee.

More about SpeedType - the powerful, easy to use keystroke saver! SpeedType™ 2009 is the perfect tool for your medical transcription career. It is a universal Windows abbreviation expander program that has been created to enhance your transcription training. Once installed, your abbreviations will expand inside all Windows applications on your machine.

Heighten your transcription production 60% or more with accurate typing, correct spelling, and fewer keystrokes......every time!

More about BenchMark KB
BenchMark KB is a patent-pending HIM knowledge base. It delivers a universal quality standard for health information in a single, trusted source and includes all of the following and more:

  • Access to the complete medical reference library from Stedman’s
  • A continuously updated national physician and dentist database (1,000,000+)
  • Quality alerts library highlight common transcription style errors, including Joint Commission dangerous abbreviations
  • AHDI Book of Style 3rd edition in searchable format
  • Annual electronic membership to AHDI
  • Integration with all popular transcription and EHR platforms