DENTAL ASSISTING - HEA106
with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS
Dental Assisting:Hybrid Entry-level positions in dental assisting is one of the fastest growing healthcare fields, with a growing workforce of over 300,000 strong. This program prepares you for entry-level positions as a chair-side dental assistant, familiarizing you with all areas of administrative and clinical dental assisting to function in a dental practice. Learn the history of dentistry, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, introduction to tooth structure (primary and permanent teeth), the oral cavity; and other areas. After course completion, learners will have the opportunity to take the leading national/industry-recognized certification exam(s) essential to entry-level employment in this fast-growing field: National Workforce Career Association (NWCA) Dental Assistant Clinical Certification (DACC). Includes CPR and optional lab. After successful completion of this program you are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study in order to gain valuable hands-on experience. Note: Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug-screening, criminal background checks, etc. may be required by the externship facility. Cost includes required eBook. Exam not included in the cost of the program. Prerequisite: High School Diploma or GED. It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam for advising purposes. For testing information or to schedule exam please visit: https://www.northshore.edu/cas/testing/. *Lab and clinical portion of the program is subject to change depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic.
H 65183: May 26 - Aug 30th, 2021
Mon and Wed for 14 weeks from 6:00 - 9:00 pmOnline registration unavailable
H1 65184: Jul 26 - Sep 22nd, 2021
Mon, Wed, and Fri for 8 weeks from 9:00 am - 12:00 pmOnline registration unavailable
labs will take place on either Lynn or Danvers Campus.
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