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Date(s) - 05/09/2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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May 9 to September 8, 2016
Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $1,999.00
Instructor, Dr. Dale Brum
Maximum 30 Students

This 90 hour Dental Assistant Program prepares students for entry level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions – Dental Assisting. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provide training in the professional skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics – Administrative Aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting; introduction to the dental office; the legal aspects of dentistry; policies and guidelines. Clinical Aspects include:  introduction to oral anatomy; dental operatory; dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure; primary and permanent teeth; the oral cavity and related structures; proper patient positioning; dental hand-pieces; sterilization; and other areas.  In addition to entry–level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program.Additionally, this program will prepare students to sit for certain Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) certification exams including the DANB – Radiation Health & Safety (RHS) exam and the DANB – Infection Control Exam (ICE)

Program requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Current immunizations
  • Criminal background check
  • White scrubs
  • Parking Permit

To register, call or email Anita Fischer today to reserve your seat: 304.424.8271; ude.puvwnull@rehcsif.atina

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