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RHDS Credentialing Study Course

The RHDS Study Course assists in preparing and studying for the AHDI credentialing exams. This 12-week study course is delivered on the AHDI Moodle platform. You will have reading assignments each week along with a PowerPoint presentation and recording. There are quizzes each week to help assess your progress throughout the course.

Reference Requirements: Study participants need to secure their products prior to the start of the study course:

  1. RMT Exam Guide: A Walk Through the Blue Print (RHDS Ready) – Rebecca McSwain, PhD, CMT
  2. Book of Style for Medical Transcription, 3rd edition – Lea Sims, CMT, AHDI-F
  3. Language of Medicine, 9th Edition – Davi-Ellen Chabner, BA, MAT

Additional Recommended Resources:

  1. RMT Exam Audio Objectives (RHDS Ready)- created by Lea Sims, CMT, AHDI-F
  2. Technology for the Medical Transcriptionist – Laura Bryan, CMT, AHDI-F

Registration: Registration for each monthly course is open from the 1st through the 25th of the month prior to the start of the course you want to take. Participates will register on the AHDI website at www.ahdionline.org. Participants will be given access the first day of the month following the close of registration and will have access for 12 weeks.

Course Overview
Prerequisite None
Time Commitment Approximately 15 hours per week for the 12-week course commitment.
Cost $35 Members
$50 List Price
Refunds cannot be given after the close of registration for each class cycle.
Delivery of Program Participants register and pay for the courses on the AHDI website. Before the course cycle begins, participants will be issued a website URL, a username, and a password to access the course website on an established e-learning platform where the AHDI online continuing education courses are hosted. Once you have received confirmation of your registration from AHDI, you will normally not receive any further communication. You can log into the course by following the login instructions explained below.

RHDS Study Course Schedule

Registration for each month is available the preceding month through the 25th. Participants will be given access the first day of the month following the close of registration and will have access for 12 weeks.


Register Now for the upcoming RHDS Study Course.

After Registration

Once you have registered and the course has started, you will follow the link to AHDI’s training system http://www.ahdionline.org/Moodle/ in order to access the course. The username is your eight-digit customer number or AHDI member number. The password is your five-digit zip code. You will only be able to log in once the course has started.