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?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 students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
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 a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
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.