Your Vision of a Dental Hygiene Practice

Course 1 of 4 of Certificate Program: Independent Practice for Dental Hygienists


  • CDHA member fee: $199.00
  • CDHA student member fee: $101.00
  • Non-member fee: $399.00

Note that your access to this course will expire one year from the date of purchase; course registration fees are non-refundable and subject to applicable taxes.

Course Description

“Your Vision of a Dental Hygiene Practice” is the first of the four courses of the Certificate Program: Independent Practice for Dental Hygienists.

Do you have ‘the right stuff” to be a practice owner? Starting an independent practice requires tenacity, perseverance, adaptability and a thick skin! This introductory course is designed to provide an overview of the process for bringing your dream practice to reality. It starts with a discussion of entrepreneurship, helps you identify your risk tolerance and takes you through the important planning processes. Courses 2 through 4 explore each of key processes in greater detail – financial projections, marketing, management and developing timelines -right up to opening day.

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