This course is an introduction to dental assisting. Students will receive an overview of the history of dentistry, professional organizations, ethics, and the role of the dental health team. Students are introduced to the dental treatment room, equipment, and basic procedures. The application of OSHA and CDC guidelines used in four-handed dentistry are emphasized.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to Dental Assisting program; DEN 102 minimum grade "C", may enroll concurrently
Class offerings by semester
Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
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