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Dental Assisting with Clinical Externship

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The 60 hour Dental Assisting 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.  Textbooks and Materials included with tuition.

Class Details

17 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Wed

Location
CE South Building

Instructor
To be Announced 

Tuition: 

$1,299.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, March 18, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/18/2019 - 5/13/2019 Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Albuquerque, CE South Building  Map, Room: 106 To be Announced