COURSE :: 8 Week Dental Assistant Course

Course Description

The 8-Week Dental Assisting Program is a 8-week dental assistant hands on course, taught in a working dental facility. This allows full access to all dental instruments and equipment. Because it is a hands-on course, we cover a lot in a short amount of time. Hit the ground running with a dental assisting education that is accelerated and yet thorough.

This program is offered in Dallas, Texas, Carson City and Reno, Nevada, and the Front Range and Grand Junction, Colorado.

This Program includes training and certification in dental X-Rays that meets the requirement of that State. The Program also includes CPR certification and the RDA in Texas.

Course Objectives

After graduating from the Dental Assisting Program, students will be able to assist the dentist chairside using standard dental assisting procedures. Students will also be able to expose a diagnostic quality radiographic survey (take quality x-rays), take impressions, make a bleaching tray, sterilize instruments and disinfect the operating area and other standard procedures.

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8 Week Dental Assistant Course Course Outline

Course Objectives

After graduating from the Dental Assisting Program, students will be able to assist the dentist chairside using standard dental assisting procedures. Students will also be able to expose a diagnostic quality radiographic survey (take quality x-rays), take impressions, make a bleaching tray, sterilize instruments and disinfect the operating area and other standard procedures.

1. Orientation, charting and disinfection

Description


This is the first module of the Dental Assisting Course.


Module Objectives


The student will be able to name the areas and personnel in the dental office.


2. Oral Impressions

Description

Students will begin impressions.

Module Objectives


Students will learn to take alginate Impressions


3. Radiography Safety and Techniques

Description

Students learn to take and develop x-rays.

Module Objectives


Students will learn to take x-rays.


4. Coronal Polish and Sealants

Description


Students will do coronal polishes on each other and also place sealants on dental models and typodonts..

Module Objectives


Students will learn to perform a coronal polish and to place sealants.


5. Restorative Dentistry

Description

Module Objectives


The students will learn to asssist chariside with restorative dentistry.


6. Provisional Coverage, Prosthodontics

Description


Handouts and Readings.


Module Objectives


Students will learn to make temporaries.


7. Dental Specialties

Description

Students will learn to assist during various specialty procedures.

Module Objectives


Students will learn to assist the dentist with extractions.


8. Dental Specialties and Bleaching

Description

bleaching trays and chairside.

Module Objectives


Students will learn to make a bleaching tray as well as how to assist chairside during various procedures.

Upcoming Classes
  • CO
  • NV
  • WA
Broomfield, CO 8-Week DA
Broomfield, CO
Oct 22, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017
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Fort Collins, CO 8-Week DA
Fort Collins, CO
Oct 22, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017
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Grand Junction, CO 8-Week DA
Grand Junction, CO
Oct 22, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017
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South Denver, CO 8-Week DA
South Denver, CO
Oct 22, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017
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Carson City, NV 8-Week Dental Assisting Course
Carson City, NV
Sep 10, 2017 - Nov 2, 2017
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Reno, NV 8-Week Dental Assisting Course
Reno, NV
Sep 10, 2017 - Nov 2, 2017
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Vancouver, WA Dental Assisting Class
Vancouver, WA
Oct 29, 2017 - Jan 30, 2018
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Vancouver, WA Dental Assisting Class
Vancouver, WA
Feb 4, 2018 - Apr 24, 2018
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