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Dental assistants handle a diverse range of patient care, office tasks, and lab responsibilities. In their patient care role, they prioritize patient comfort in the dental chair, readying them for treatments and securing dental records. They assist dentists by providing instruments and materials, ensuring sterilization and disinfection, setting up trays for procedures, and guiding patients on postoperative and overall oral care. Beyond this role, with additional training, students can advance to become Registered Dental Hygienists, specializing in teeth cleaning and oral examinations.

This workforce training certificate consists of the following course:
> HTH-8300 Dental Assistant

After successfully finishing the course and verifying grades, students will receive their completion certificate within 2-3 weeks. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and in sound health. Those who complete the course are eligible to take the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety Examination.

Note: If you're enrolling in the Dental Assistant program, there's no need to separately register for Oral Radiography, as it's already incorporated within the Dental Assistant curriculum.

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Class ID: 4103

Schedule : Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 23 sessions; starting 6/4/2024, ending 8/20/2024

Start date: 06/04/24

End date: 08/20/24

Instructor : Workforce Instructor 

Location : Waldorf, Charles County : Dental One Associates LLC Location : 
  Waldorf, Charles County : Dental One Associates LLC.

Please read: Students must have a high school diploma or ...More

Instructional Method: Face-to-Face

Tuition and Fees: $3,159.00




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