Dental Administration Level 3


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Level 3

Abstract Education

90 Hours

No Entry Requirements

 Enrolment Fee £355.00

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A Distance Learning Course is the ideal way to gain the essential skills necessary to progress your career further without having the worry of trying to fit your studies around your everyday life.  You can complete your studies in your own time and we are on hand seven days a week to help you plan your future.

Course Description

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

Previous Knowledge Required

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.


You will receive the entire package of course materials in a single dispatch together with dedicated Tutor Support for 12 months.  All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.


You must successfully complete a series of activities and assessments. Once all assessments and activities have been completed satisfactorily, you will then be awarded your certificate.  The good news is, there is no final exam.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today by either paying in full or taking advantage of our easy payment plan.  The first instalment will be due one month following enrolment.

Payment Method            Version Initial Payment Monthly Instalment Total Payable
Pay in Full Paper £295.00 Nil £295.00
Instalment Option Paper £115.00 £60.00 X 4 months £355.00

Please note the easy payment plan is not available to International Students.

Delivery costs are as follows:
UKFree Delivery
Rest of the World£65.00
Payment of delivery charges will be required before dispatch of your course.


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The course is divided up into Seven modules, as follows:

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

2: Office Administration
• Record keeping
• Communications
• Time management

3: Technology
• Typing and keyboard skills
• Microsoft office software
• Common medical software

4: 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

5: Supporting the Dentist
• Supplies & supply procedures
• Appointment scheduling
• Receiving patients
• Dental abbreviations

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

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

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by Abstract Education and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

The Level 3 Dental Administration course has been benchmarked at a level 3 which would give you some indication as to the difficulty of this course. I.e., GCSE would be equivalent to Level 2 and A’ Level would be equivalent to Level 3.


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