Preclinical Dental Assisting (Basic)

Program Description

Catalog Year: 2019

The two basic vocational certificates in dental office aide and preclinical dental assisting do not include clinical experiences but students will learn about disinfection and sterilization protocols of the office, lab procedures such as exposing and processing radiographs and cleaning and polishing removable appliances. Basic office duties of scheduling and confirming appointments will be covered along with keeping treatment records, sending bills, receiving payments and ordering supplies and materials.

Program Requirements

DEA Preclinical Required Courses : DEA Preclin Req Crss

  • DEA-107 - Dental Radiography
  • DEA-111 - Dental Assisting II
  • DEA-118 - Dental Materials II
  • DEA-119 - Dental Records and Communications
  • DEA-120 - Chairside Dental Assisting II