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Dental Assisting - Entry Level

Description

    One of the top reasons to start a Dental Assisting Career should be career potential. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the job outlook for Dental Assistants is excellent. If you are seeking a stable, rewarding and satisfying career opportunity, dental assisting can be that career. No two days will ever be the same and your job will continuously renew itself. Dental Assisting is a career that will always be in demand and in need of enthusiastic, trained, and caring individuals.
    The program is designed for the individual who wants to gain the basic knowledge and skills necessary to enter the professional field of dental assisting quickly without incurring a burdensome debt and loss of time at their current job. The program meets 10 consecutive Saturdays and has an internship of 32 hours. The class is made up of lecture and clinical, hands on training, and provides training needed to step right into a dental office as a qualified assistant.
    You will be prepared to: Work under the supervision of a dentist - make temporary crowns, make casts of teeth, clean removable appliances; Interact with patients - advise about dental care, get dental history; Manage dental tools -- prepare patients for treatment, disinfect tools, arrange tools on dental tray; Perform administrative duties -- schedule appointments, maintain records.
    Subjects covered in depth from both a theory and practical clinical experience: Dental Theory and Terminology; Four-handed Dental Assisting; Radiology; Impressions and Model Trimming; Sterilization Techniques; Job Interview Techniques; and 32-hour Internship.

 Total Cost of Course is $2,500**

**($150 due at registration to reserve a spot - space is limited)

*$2,300 balance due on the first day of class or prior arrangements can be made with Greater Orlando Dental Assisting School at (407) 478-0206.

*CareerSource Central Florida may offer tuition assistance for this course. For more information, call 1-352-360-6280 or visit www.careersourcecentralflorida.com




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CRN-15023
Sunrise Dental
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18 - &up TBD 9/14 - 11/16 Sa 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM $150.00 View
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CRN-25006
Sunrise Dental
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18 - &up TBD 2/15 - 4/18 Sa 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM $150.00 View