Calgary North Campus Now Offering Dental Assisting Program
Taught by experienced industry professionals, the 45-week Dental Assisting diploma program is a comprehensive hands-on training program that covers all the fundamentals and essentials of the program. Dental care, oral pathology, and dental radiography are only a few of many the topics students learn about to assist dentists during treatments and perform infection control. Patient records, practice management, and other dental office duties are covered as well.
Students enrolled in the diploma program will be equipped with essential safety and immediate care techniques in case of medical emergencies. First Aid, CPR, and WHIMIS are a few examples of topics that will be covered. Other topics include the fundamentals of dentistry as well as oral facial science, pharmacology, prevention of disease transmission, and more. Along with in-class learning, Dental Assisting students will practice their techniques in the lab as well as participate in two mandatory practica where they can utilize their skills in real work placements to gain experience.
Graduates from CDI College’s Dental Assisting program are eligible to apply to sit the written National Dental Assisting Examination Board (NDAEB) Certification Exam.
CDI College’s Calgary North campus is now accepting applications. Apply today or click here to request more information.