Ashton College offers dental programs to help students jump-start their careers in dental services.
A student can join the certificate in dental office reception program anytime and train to become a dental receptionist. A dental receptionist is the first point of contact for patients, so the candidate needs to be approachable, friendly, and outgoing. Being a dental receptionist requires the candidate to be organized and able to handle confidential patient information.
After completing the certificate in dental office reception program at Ashton College, graduates may seek employment with a variety of dental offices including general dentists, specialty dental offices and clinics, among others. Other job opportunities may be found as a receptionist for a dental distribution or dental manufacturing company, dental department of a hospital, a dental laboratory, or the public health department
The certificate in dental office reception program is designed to familiarize students with the clinical procedures of a dental office, ensuring the effective management of the business side of a general clinic or specialty dental practice.