Introduction to Dental Reception

Regular price £180.00

During the course you will explore the role of what it is to be a dental receptionist.

Course Information

Being a dental receptionist means you are in the challenging position of being the first point of contact for the patient. The role requires you to understand the GDC standards and key legislation while combining this with good communication skills.

Course Style

Our Introduction to Dental Reception course is delivered by E-qual portfolio: an academic website platform. E-qual portfolio offers a virtual learning system offering continuous access to:

  • Course workbook
  • Comprehensive one-to-one tutor support
  • Submission of and feedback on course assignments
  • Excellent study planning
  • Student forum

Course time period

10 hours GLH (Guided Learning Hours).

This means we allow a student one month to complete the Introduction to Dental Reception course.

Course structure

Introduction to Dental Reception Workbook

  • Analysing the roles and interactions of dental care professionals (DCPs)
  • Understanding the role of a dental receptionist
  • Discussing key dental legislation governing and impacting on dental team activity

As you progress through the Introduction to Dental Reception course you will be required to carry out core reading, activities, some research and assignment writing.


The Introduction to Dental Reception course will require you to write one assignment. This will be marked by your tutor and they will provide you with excellent feedback.


There are none. Your final result will be based on continuous assessment.

At the end of the Introduction to Dental Reception course successful students will be awarded a certificate by the Dental Business Academy with the added bonus of 4 hours of verifiable CPD.