Our program is a total of 140 hours.
Intro to Dental Assisting
Introduction to Dentistry, Dental Assisting, Structures of the Head and Neck, Dental Anatomy and Tooth Morphology.
Instrument Transfer, Isolation Techniques, Suctioning (HVE), Local Anesthesia, Patient Positioning, and Handpiece Maintenance. Disease Transmissions and Pathology, Sterilization and Disinfection Control, Hazards management, and Emergencies.
Theory and Practice of Intraoral & Extraoral X-ray Techniques and X-ray Safety.
Amalgam and Composites
Dental Materials, Instruments, Mixing, Curing, Tubs & Trays. Polishing Composite Restorations.
Phones, Appointments, Billing, Insurance, Charting, Job Interview, Externships, Florida State Regulations, Midterm.
Luting Agent in Dentistry
Adhesives, Cements & Liners, Alginate Impressions, Clinic Notes.
Oral Surgery and Periodontics, Lasers, Sedation
Oral Surgery & Periodontal Instruments and Materials, Sterilization Procedures and Nitrous Administration.
Crown & Bridge
Crown & Bridge Instruments and Materials, Temporary Restorations, and Bite Registration. OSHA, Blood Borne Pathogens, and CPR
Endodontics, Orthodontic, Bleaching & Oral Appliances
Root Canal Setups and Instrumentation, Overview of Orthodontic Terminology and Supplies/Instruments, Whitening Techniques and Different Type of Appliances for the Mouth.
Polishing Teeth, Applying Fluoride, and Doing Sealants.
2019 Session Dates
Please note, all 2018 sessions are full.
The aforementioned dates and schedules are subject to change.
Orientation: January 12th
Start: January 26th
End: April 6th
Graduation: May 4th
Orientation: May 4th
Start: May 18th
Graduation: August 31st
Orientation: August 31st
Start: September 14th
End: November 16th
Graduation: December 14th