Dental Administration Level 3

Home Study Zone

£ 295 - (Rs 24,052)

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Subscription options are available on most courses, starting at £19.99. See website for details.The following course, offered by Home Study Zone, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Requirements: No entry requirements


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What you'll learn on the course

Anatomy and Physiology
Telephone Skills
Keyboard Skills
Customer Service
Medical training
Skills and Training

Course programme

The Dental Administration Level 3 course will help you develop your knowledge of Dental Administration so that you can embark on a rewarding career. Also if you are already working in a related field and want to improve your career prospects, then this course will help you.

The objectives of this administration course are to:

  • Develop a broad understanding of the principles of dental administration & reception
  • Learn techniques and good practice for dental administration
  • Understand the anatomy & physiology of the head and mouth
  • Develop knowledge and skills in good hygiene practice
  • Learn how to keep and store patient records and maintain confidentiality
  • Gain a recognised award from a leading UK awarding body


Module 1 ‰ÛÒ Reception Skills

  • General reception skills
  • Duties of a Medical Receptionist
  • Telephone skills
  • Customer service
  • Making and recording appointments

Module 2 ‰ÛÒ Office Administration

  • Record keeping
  • Communications
  • Time management

Module 3 ‰ÛÒ Technology

  • Typing and keyboard skills
  • Microsoft office software
  • Common medical software

Module 4 ‰ÛÒ Dental Anatomy and Physiology

  • The skull & jaws
  • Muscles of mastication
  • Nerve supply of jaws and teeth
  • Blood supply of jaws and teeth
  • Topography of the mouth
  • Tooth structure

Module 5 ‰ÛÒ Supporting the Dentist

  • Supplies & supply procedures
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Receiving patients
  • Dental abbreviations

Module 6 ‰ÛÒ Hygiene

  • The importance of hygiene
  • How to maintain hygiene standards
  • Cleaning for infection control
  • Waste disposal for infection control
  • Health care associated infections

Module 7 ‰ÛÒ Confidentiality

  • The need for confidentiality
  • The legal position
  • Best practice
  • Other legislation associated with record keeping