Dental Administrative Clerk – Diploma

Program Duration: 23 weeks – Diploma Program
Available at Academy of Learning College campuses in Brampton and North York 

The Dental Administrative Clerk Diploma program provides students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to pursue an administrative position in a dental office. Because medical office administration skills are transferable to many medical setting, students can pursue careers in a range of healthcare fields.

Students will learn about the various aspects of dental care including terminology, anatomy, oral physiology, tooth morphology, dental disease, infection prevention and treatment, as well as anesthesia and pain control. With hands-on experience during a clinical placement, students develop a comprehensive understanding of medical office procedures, treatment plan administration and case management.

Dental Administrative Clerk Courses include:

  • Customer Service
  • Keyboard Skill Building
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Word
  • Basic Bookkeeping
  • Dental Office Procedures
  • Anatomy
  • Oral Embryology
  • Tooth Morphology
  • Periodontal Disease
  • Infection Prevention
  • Treatment Planning
  • Anesthesia and Pain Control
  • X-Ray Imaging
  • Dental Instruments
  • Dental Implants
  • Orthodontics
  • Clinical Placement
  • Telephone Communication Skills
  • Job Search and Resume Writing

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Dental Administrative Clerk Diploma  Career Opportunities:

Graduates of the Dental Administrative Clerk Diploma Program have the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to pursue an administrative career in a variety of dental settings:

  • Dental Administrative Assistant
  • Dental Office Administrator
  • Dental Records Clerk
  • Medical Clinic Administrator
  • Dental Clinic Administrator

Admission Requirements:

Contact us today, an Admissions Representative would be glad to help you select a program to pursue and determine if you meet Admission Requirements, including:

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent), or Mature Student status.
  • Good command of the English language
  • Completion of an Admissions Interview

Financial Assistance at Academy of Learning College:

Several funding options exist for students, our Financial Aid Officer would be glad to answer any of your questions and help you apply for funding for your education. Student Financial Assistance Options include:

  • Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
  • Employment Ontario Second Career Program
  • Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan Options
  • CanVet Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and SISIP Financial Services
  • Ontario Disability Support Program
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
  • CIBC Education Line of Credit
  • Employer or Agency Sponsorship of Education
  • Aboriginal and First Nation Funding Programs
  • Lifelong Learning and Registered Education Savings Plans
  • and more!

Student Testimonials:

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