The overall program is an in-depth introduction to Dental Assisting with the following goal objectives:

  • Understand the team concept of working in the Dental Assisting practice.

  • Identify the components required to run and manage Dental Assisting support.

  • Distinguish between the different practice management systems for appointments, recall, inventory and ordering of supplies.

  • Write your personal resume and cover letter relevant to interviewing and obtaining a job.

  • Determine the skills necessary to successfully be able to interview for job positions.

  • Assess situations to determine what job may be right for you.

  • Summarize different career options that may be available for you.

  • Implement an investing program for your future.

  • Problem-solve employing ethical decision making models.

  • Identify ethical, legal, and regulatory concepts as they relate to oral health services.