Workforce Dental Assistant Training

Community College of Rhode Island

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Distance Learning/400 East Ave, Warwick, RI

Description: This entry-level (non-CDA) Workforce Dental Assisting Program prepares students to perform basic dental assisting skills. This program prepares students to work within Rhode Island as a dental assistant and will qualify students to sit for two out of the three DANB certification examinations. This program is a 13-week full-time program and includes an externship. The dental assistant plays a large role in four-handed dental assisting, maintaining CDC, OSHA and the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard requirements and are directly involved in the disinfection and the sterilization process. .


Cost: No charge! This program is free for all that qualify and are accepted.

Credential Earned: Workforce Dental Assistant, Dental Radiography, CPR/First Aid.

Prerequisites: High School Diploma or GED