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DENTAL ASSISTANT

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Dental Assisting/Assistant. 510601

Description

The program is designed to prepare students to function effectively as integral members of dental health teams. Students are given instruction in performing chair-side assisting procedures, patient care, tray preparation for specific procedures, and maintaining accurate patient and dental charting records. The program includes instruction in rubber dam and matrix band applications, dental material manipulation and applications, patient education, post-operative instructions, coronal polishing, fluoride applications, and infection control procedures.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

45

Hours

57

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

VISTA COLLEGE - Fort Smith

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

1200 S. Waldron Road, Suite 122

Local WIB

5035 - Western

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$200.00 Textbooks

In-State/District Tuition

$22,500.00 Tuition

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$22,500.00 Tuition

Registration Fee

$100.00 Registration

Total In-State Program Cost

$22,800.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$22,800.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9091.00Dental Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1200 S. Waldron Road, Suite 122, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903

Phone Number

(479) 310-9466

Last Updated

Jan 26, 2021

Created

Oct 14, 2020