Dental Assisting

Nov, 03-2023

SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE – In this course you will learn the skills needed to become a dental assistant. In our lab you will learn how to sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment, gain knowledge of dental assisting responsibilities, radiology, and taking patient records for your job.  A career as a dental assistant offers many opportunities in a fast-growing field. Dental Assistants increase the efficiency of Dentistry in the delivery of quality oral health care.  Our program prepares students for entry-level employment in the dental assisting field.

Accreditation by the Council on Occupational Education, Atlanta, GA

Credentialing Examination: Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) is taken through Akron Dental Society & Preparation for RDA, which is taken outside of Maplewood.

Program Admission Requirements: HS Diploma or GED, Drivers License or Photo ID, WorkKeys Assessment/Supplies Needed: Scrubs (Dark Navy Blue) and tennis shoes Class start dates subject to change due to low enrollment.  NOTE:  If it is one week before the class is going to start, please call 330-296-2892, Ext. 551010 to sign up.