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Practice Management: Building a Productive Team


About this course

This free course is designed for Practice Managers and DCPs who aspiring to management, focusing on building productive teams within dental practices. It offers in-depth insights into team dynamics, communication, leadership, performance management, and strategic planning in a practice setting.

Through this course, you will explore the important aspects of team roles and development, tailored to both clinical and non-clinical staff in dental practices. Gain valuable skills in communication, leadership, and conflict resolution, all very important for a harmonious and productive workplace.

Enhance your ability to lead and manage a team effectively, with a focus on motivating and managing the performance of various team members. Understand the significance of strategic planning and goal setting in driving your team towards success.

Develop critical skills in team management and leadership within a dental practice setting. Elevate your team's performance and productivity with our expert-led course.

This course is relevant to practice managers, dental nurses, hygienists, therapists, and practice owners.

CPD Time: 1 hour (1 CPD Credit)

Customer feedback on this course

  • Really helpful and practical.
  • All good. The action plan on creating a team from scratch was very useful.
  • This course showed full understanding of the problems..
  • Well written and engaging.

Assessment: 12 MCQs. Pass mark 75%. more…

On passing the assessment you will immediately receive a GDC-recognised Enhanced CPD Certificate.

To equip Practice Managers and DCPs who aspire to management with comprehensive knowledge and skills for effective team management in dental practices.

Course objective:
• Understand the dynamics of team roles and development within dental practices.
• Develop effective communication and leadership skills tailored to both clinical and non-clinical staff.

Anticipated Learning Outcomes:
1. Understanding Team Dynamics in Dental Practice
2. Effective Communication and Leadership
3. Motivation and Performance Management
4. Training and Development for Dental Teams
5. Strategic Planning and Goal Setting

GDC Development Outcome: B

Show suggested PDP entry

You can copy and adapt this example PDP entry for your own needs and circumstances. The format complies with GDC guidance on PDP structure.

PDP Learning or Maintenance need
Effective team management and leadership in dental practice
How does this relate to my field of practice?
Very important for the smooth functioning and productivity of the dental team.
Which development outcome(s) does it link to?
What benefit will this have to my work?
Improved team dynamics, effective communication, and enhanced leadership skills.
How will I meet this learning or maintenance need?
Take the Verified Learning course "Practice Management: Building a Productive Team".
When will I complete this by?

Note: After copying and adapting the suggested PDP entry, remember to reflect, plan, act, and evaluate for every CPD activity you undertake.