Get the Skills to Be a Dental Office Professional

Dental Office Administration
Dental Office Administration students graduate with the skills that enable them to manage dental offices, receive visitors, and more!

64 Week Online Dental Office Administration Program in Canada

If you’re interested in a rewarding career in the dental field and enjoy working with and helping others, a career as a dental office administrator could be right for you.

As a dental office administrator, you’ll make an important contribution to the health and wellness of your community while working in a clean, comfortable office setting.

Becoming a Qualified Dental Office Professional

As a successful graduate of the CD-ED Dental Office Administration program, you will be proficient in dental office practices and software, enabling you to manage a dental office, receive visitors, and build applications. Our program places a strong emphasis on learning dental terminology, office management and communications throughout the training modules. Areas covered include:

  • Essentials of Student Success
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Access
  • Business English & Communication
  • Keyboarding
  • Filing
  • Basic Bookkeeping
  • Quickbooks
  • Dental Terminology
  • Dental Office Administration
  • Professionalism & Ethics
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Practicum

With online learning, you’ll develop a personal attitude for success. Our training programs not only teach the technical skills for the career, but include time management practices that help you become a successful, organized professional.

You will be able to communicate clearly, collaborate with others, and build workplace relationships.

Online Dental Office Administration Program Curriculum

64 Weeks, 1320 Hours

Weeks Hours Code Module Subject
1-2 40 STU 101 Essentials of Student Success
3-7 100 COC 104 Microsoft Word
8-12 100 COC 201 Microsoft Access
13-19 133 ENG 102 Business English & Communication
10-62 50 COC 105 Keyboarding
20 19 COM102 Filing
21-27 133 MAT 220 Basic Bookkeeping
28-31 76 MAT 221 Quickbooks
32-43 228 DEN 100 Dental Terminology
44-57 266 DEN 200 Dental Office Administration
58-62 76 PRO 200 Professionalism & Ethics
58-62 19 OHS 100 Occupational Health & Safety
63-64 80 DPR 100 Practicum

Required for Enrollment: Applicants to this program must have a high school diploma or GED. If you do not have your high school diploma or GED, click here for more information on resources in your province.

Practicum

Successful students will participate in a virtual practicum, allowing for real-world experience and better job prospects.

Career Opportunities

A dental office is a dynamic place with a wide variety of activities.  You could work in dentist offices, orthodontist offices and other specialities such as day surgery, and more!

Are You Career Training Ready? Find Out!
Take the CD-ED “Career Training Readiness Quiz”

The fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.
Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.

Online Education: Career Training that Fits Your Life

Get the skills and confidence you need to launch a successful professional career – without the stress, cost and hassles of traditional schooling.

Online training is an excellent option for many, but, like anything worthwhile, it’s not always a breeze.  You will need to be able to devote 20-25 hours per week to your course work (4-5 hours per day, 5 days per week), in order to stay on track.

With some personal commitment and CD-ED’s proven and recognized Distance Learning system, you could be ready to start a rewarding professional career in a little over 1 year, without disrupting your life.

Constant Support

With CD-ED, you’ll train from the comfort of home, but you’re FAR from on your own.

Many of our graduates say that our experienced and dedicated staff sets us apart from many other educational institutions.  The instructors and guidance counselors take a personal interest in each student’s progress and success. You’ll have unlimited one-on-one support via email, chat, online classroom webinars and toll-free phone calls – even after you graduate!

Our Alumni are our students for life.  We provide lifetime career placement support, skills development and encouragement throughout their career journey.

“CD-ED has completely changed my outlook on distance education. The instructors are very helpful and supportive – they want you to do well. The course materials were extremely focused and each module gives you the tools and skills you need to succeed in the work place. I would definitely recommend CD-ED to anyone who is ready to change their life!”

– Colette Bishop-Green, MOA Graduate

Financial Aid

As a CD-ED student you can pursue both Provincial and Federal Student Loans and a wide variety of other options, including Government Agency programs, student credit, corporate bursaries and much more.

If you’re considering Financial Aid to help finance your career training, we highly recommend you contact a Financial Planner first.

Applying for Financial Aid can be a complicated procedure, but our experienced staff will break it down and walk you through the process simply and easily.

Our continued commitment to the ongoing achievement of our students and the success CD-ED alumni enjoy is in part of why CD-ED recently received a 95% satisfaction rating from former students.

Is Dental Office Administration Right For You?
Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Dental Office Administration, and exploring whether Online Learning with CD-ED is right for you, fill out the form on the side of this page to receive information.

A helpful CD-ED Admissions Representative will be happy to answer any questions and can help with everything from career paths to financial aid.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable CD-ED Admissions Representative right away, call 1-866-369-6050.

Required For Enrollment: All applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent prior to enrollment. For any questions about eligibility, please call 1-866-369-6050 to speak with a knowledgeable CD-ED Admissions Representative.

* Pending approval from the Department of Labour & Advanced Education. Accepting applications of interest for pending January 2017 start date.