- Course Code: N/A
- Location: Online
- Duration: 0.75 hours
- Cost: £49.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major devices and browsers
Dental Practice Administration
You do not have to be a dentist or a nurse, in order to work in a dental practice. Working as a dental practice administrator is a great route for those looking to enter into the healthcare sector, without having to go to university.
A dental practice administrator is an important role in a dental practice when it comes to maintaining the office, keeping patient records and so on.
People who learn about dental practice administration often benefit by gaining knowledge at an entry-level position in the healthcare sector. While this is not high-paying, it is a great start for those needing experience.
This course will go into detail on what a dental practice administrator is and what their responsibilities are.
We begin by explaining the different duties of a dental practice administrator.
Next, we review the skills that are often required to be a dental practice administrator and the benefits of becoming one.
Finally, we provide you with a few steps that you can take to get started on the path to becoming a dental practice administrator and also offer some tips and advice to help you along the way.
You Will Learn:
- What a dental practice administrator is and their role in a dental office
- The responsibilities of a dental practice administrator
- The skills that are required to be a dental practice administrator
- Tips and advice on how to get started as a dental practice administrator
The Benefits of Taking This Course:
- You will learn more about the receptionist role of a dental practice administrator
- You will learn about the different responsibilities and skills that are often expected of a dental office administrator
- You will learn about what is required to become a dental office administrator
Who can take the Dental Practice Administration Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Dental Practice Administration Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.