Dental Chairside Assistant Certificate Class Details

Learn more about our Dental Chairside Assistant courses in Connecticut!

Throughout your studies and hands–on practice during the Dental Chairside Assistant Certificate program, you'll build the skills and expertise you need to start a career as an integral member of a dental care team.  By the time you graduate, you will:

  • Earn the title of Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and be ready to pursue an entry level chairside assisting position within a dental healthcare setting.
  • Uphold the highest standards in the practice of infection control techniques, four–handed dentistry, and intra-oral radiographs and radiation safety.
  • Be eligible to sit for the certification exam administered by the Dental Assistant National Board, Inc. (DANB).  DANB is recognized by the American Dental Association as the premiere national certification and testing agency—learn more at www.danb.org.
  • Possess professional communication and enhanced problem-solving skills.
  • Practice exemplary ethical judgment and demonstrate an exceptional work ethic.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning.

A Look at Your Future Classes!

DENTAL CHAIRSIDE ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
Program Courses
DEN101 ORAL AND DENTAL ANATOMY 2
DEN103 ORAL RADIOLOGY I W/LAB 2
DEN105 DENTAL SPECIALTIES W/LAB 3
DEN107 DENTAL MATERIALS W/LAB 3
DEN109 PRECLINICAL ORIENTATION W/LAB 3
DEN111 ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY FOR DENTAL ASSISTANTS 2
DEN102 DENTAL SCIENCES 2
DEN104 ORAL RADIOLOGY II W/LAB 2
DEN106 PREVENTION W/LAB 2
DEN108 DENTAL OFFICE PROCEDURES 2
DEN124 CHAIRSIDE ASSISTING I 4
DEN126 CHAIRSIDE ASSISTING II 1
Directed Courses
MED207 CPR AND FIRST AID 1
General Education
FYS101 FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR 1
ENG103 ENGLISH COMPOSITION I 3
COM200 PUBLIC SPEAKING 3
Minimum total credits required 36

For more about individuals courses, please see the College Catalog.

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