Prepare for a challenging and exciting career as a Dental Receptionist. Acquire the critical skills necessary to manage the day to day front desk procedures performed in a computerized and manual dental office. Students will gain working knowledge in dental terminology, clinical procedures, billing procedures, insurance company protocol, fee guides, telephone skills and appointment scheduling. In this course the students will also explore areas such as patient charts and records, related accounting, business communication and marketing within the dental office. This course may be taken simultaneously with COMP 0285 and COMP 0985. A BCIT Statement of Completion is issued upon success in all three of these courses. Students may be eligible for continuing dental education credits as per the College of Dental Surgeons of BC.
BC Grade 12 English or equivalent.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.
Mon Jan 08 - Thu Apr 12 12 Weeks
|Jan 08 - Apr 12||Mon/Thu||18:30 - 21:30||DTC Rm. 400|
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.
Mon Apr 23 - Mon Jul 23 12 Weeks
|Apr 23 - Jul 23||Mon/Thu||18:30 - 21:30||DTC Rm. 400|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Four seats remaining as of Feb 24, 2018 2:14 pm PST. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Winter 2011
COMP 0885 is offered as a part of the following programs:
The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.
Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.
If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.
|Comp 0885/Dental Office Receptionist Manual + Dds-12Bc Form|
No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.
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