This 60-hour course prepares students for entry-level positions in Dental Assisting. This course covers the following key areas and topics. Administrative Aspects include: history; legal aspects; policies and guidelines. Clinical Aspects include: intro to oral anatomy; dental operatory; dental equipment, intro to tooth structure; primary and permanent teeth; the oral cavity and related structures; proper patient positioning; dental hand-pieces; and sterilization. In addition to entry-level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program. Note: There is no state or national certification objective with this course. Cost includes textbook which you receive the first evening of class.
This professional healthcare training is offered in partnership with Condensed Curriculum International, Inc. (CCI) This class may be of interest to adults interested in a new career or current healthcare professional. This exciting course will help students prepare for the fastest growing career in the healthcare industry today. If you have any questions about this healthcare course or want an information packet sent to you, please call 866-702-9742. You may wish to contact various healthcare facilities to find out more about the job market in your chosen field. Note: Students must have at least a 10th grade math and English (speaking and reading) level. This career preparation class is offered in partnership with CCI is a noncredit training. Federal and state financial aid does not apply to noncredit trainings.