NEISD - Community Education

Workforce Certification Programs - Dental Assisting Program

The Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions - Dental Assisting. The Dental Assisting program will cover key areas and topics exposing the student to both classroom and hands-on instruction. The classroom instruction reviews the necessary anatomy, terminology, legal and ethical issues as well as the policy and guidelines necessary to understanding the scope of practice and the practical aspects of dental assisting. Topics include instrument identification, equipment maintenance, tooth structure and oral cavity anatomy, dental anesthesia, sterilization, and charting. The student will learn the steps necessary to assisting the dentist while providing quality dental care within the community. Program includes review of tooth charting, restorations, bridge implants, bitewing, panograph, and periapical x-ray and the mixing of dental cements.

North East Community Learning Center Rm. 201, 11 Weeks, Mon,Wed, Beg. 9/23/2019, 6:00 PM-9:30 PM, $1,799.00 . Supply list available here.

  • No Discounts
  • Adults Only