Dental Assistant

38 Week Training Program
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Complete Your Dental Assistant Training At Arizona College

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How Arizona College Helps You Become a Certified Dental Assistant

Begin your journey to becoming a certified dental assistant with the Dental Assisting Training Program at Arizona College. Two of the component exams necessary for certification, Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) and Infection Control (ICE), can be completed during this program. RHS and ICE have no eligibility requirements.

Duties & Responsibilities

Dental assistants work alongside dentists and dental hygienists to provide patient care during procedures and examinations.

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Work Environments

Dental work environments may include: General Practice Offices, Pediatric Dental Offices, Cosmetic Dentistry Offices, Orthodontic Offices, and Dental Laboratories.

Patient Communication

It is important for dental assistants to be able to help keep patients calm and comfortable, so the dentist can perform procedures as needed.

COVID-19 Announcement

Due to COVID-19 we have implemented strict health and safety protocols including temperature checks, mask wearing, sanitizing, and distancing to protect our students and staff.

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Nationally Accredited

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1 All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency.

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2 The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (