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enroll in our all day Saturday course or our mon/wed/sat

Chair-side Dental Assisting Hybrid Course 

Enjoy a Career as a Chair-side Dental Assistant! 

Our Chair-side Dental Assisting course will prepare you for many dental settings!  You will complete the course over 18 weeks and 100 hours of hands-on training.  Lectures are held online Monday-Friday at your own pace and Clinicals are Saturdays 8:30am-12:30pm. 

Chair-side Dental Assisting                              

  • Introduction to Dental Assisting, Role of the Dental Assistant, The dental team, Characteristics of a professional Dental Assistant, Law & Ethics

  • The Dental Profession- Orientation to the Dental Profession, Dental Basics, Dental Anatomy & Terminology

  • Head Anatomy, Oral Histology, Anatomy of a Tooth

  • SOAP, Charting, Classification of Cavities, Chart Components, Chart Documentation

  • OSHA, HIV, Infection Control

  • Isolation, Rubber Dam Placement

  • 4-Handed Dentistry

  • Amalgam, Composites

  • Tub and Tray Systems

  • Preventive Dentistry, Sealants, Oral Hygiene Periodontal Disease, Oral Prophylaxis, Topical Fluoride

  • Study Models, Impression taking & pouring, Trimming, Bute registration

  • CPR, Crown & Bridge, Provisional Crowns

  • Oral Surgery, Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Orthodontics

  • Radiology Safety & Procedure

  • Intraoral Full Mouth Series & Panorex

Upon Completion: Receive a CCDC Certificate of Completion, Radiology Safety Training Certificate, OSHA, and a CPR Certificate.


  • Radiation Health and Safety Exam (RHS)-

    Needed to take x-rays in SC. Offered through Dental Assisting National Board (DANB). Cost $270, NOT covered by CCDC.

  • RHS along with Infection Control Exam (ICE)- Offered through DANB. Cost $375, NOT covered by CCDC.

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