BCIT students acquire the critical skills necessary to manage the day-to-day front desk procedures performed in a computerized dental office.
Explore areas such as patient charts and records, related accounting, business communication, and marketing within the dental office.
Graduates will have a working knowledge of dental terminology, clinical and billing procedures, insurance company protocols and fee guides, telephone skills, and appointment scheduling.
Prepare for a challenging and exciting career with BCIT as a Dental Office Receptionist in as little as 12 weeks at night plus a few Sundays.
Classes are held at our BCIT Downtown Vancouver Campus near the Granville Skytrain.
Scheduled Intakes 3 times a year, courses start in:
Formal application to the Statement of Completion is not required, as this is not a BCIT credential. Upon successful completion of these three courses, a Statement of Completion will be issued.
To be successful in this program, you must be able to communicate at a BC Grade 12 English level.
This line of work requires you to be detail-oriented, able to work well with the public, and dental terminology requires the utmost accuracy in spelling.
Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.
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