Dental Assistant Certificate

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Date(s) - 09/05/2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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WVU Parkersburg, Workforce & Economic Development Building

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The Workforce and Economic Development Division of WVU at Parkersburg will be offering a Dental Assistant Certificate, which will prepare students to sit for the Radiation Health & Safety (RHS) exam and the Infection Control Exam (ICE), both of which are certification exams approved by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB). 

A combination of classroom and clinical training will take place September 5, 2017, to January 9, 2018. These classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. 

Students will complete 90 hours of pre-clinical dental assisting, providing the professional skills required to function as an entry-level assistant in a dental practice. Additionally, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a formal Dental Hygienist program. This course includes 55 hours of classroom instruction and 35 hours of clinical instruction at an approved facility.

Course Cost: $2,000

Course Requirements:
“Dental Assisting 12th Edition”
• Textbook: ISBN 978-0323430302
• Workbook: ISBN 978-0323430319

For questions, please contact ude.puvwnull@noseeL.ahtraM or 304-424-8275.

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