CDI College's Dental Assisting diploma program prepares students to
compete for great jobs in the dental industry. The program covers all
elements of dental care, pharmacology, oral pathology, and dental
radiography. Students learn how to prepare patients for treatment,
assist dentists during treatment, process radiographs, perform infection
control procedures, maintain patient records, and other general
administrative duties. Students study environmental health and safety
and oral facial science, along with other core dentistry subjects.
The program provides both comprehensive and intensive education and
training leading to a career as a Registered Dental
Assistant. Registered Dental Assistants are qualified, oral health care
professionals who provide essential support and patient care services
under the supervision of a licensed dentist. Registered Dental
Assistants are regulated under the Health Professions Act and Dental Assistants Profession Regulation.
Graduates who successfully complete this program are eligible to apply
to sit the written National Dental Assisting Examination Board (NDAEB)