Intra Oral Dental Assistant
Dental assistant jobs are challenging and fast-paced. Dental assistant salary ranges are dependent on location and experience, but this is a well-paid career path for personable and organized individuals.
CDI College's Intra Oral Dental Assistant 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
Graduates who successfully complete the Intra Oral Dental Assistant
program are eligible to write the National Level II Certification exam
offered by the National Dental Assisting Examination Board (NDAEB). This is a two-part NDAEB certificate includes a written examination
followed by the Clinical Practical Evaluation. All graduates must
successfully challenge this exam before they can perform Intra-Oral
(Level II) skills or license in the province.
Those interested in furthering their dental training can also take the Preventative Dentistry Scaling program.