Dental Assistant Diploma

Preparing for a Dental Assistant Career

Becoming a Dental Assistant can put you on the fast track to a fulfilling and rewarding career that will mean a better life and more secure future for you and your family.

In less than one year, our Dental Assistant training program will take you through classroom instruction and real-world practical experience that employers are looking for.

Upon graduation, you will have the latest skills and expertise for a rewarding Dental Assistant career.

Dental assistant training programBeing a Dental Assistant is one of the most important jobs in a dentist’s office.

Upon receiving your Dental Assistant training program diploma, you will be prepared for an exciting and important entry-level position. The dentist will rely on you to:

  • Protect patients’ health by ensuring all the dentist’s equipment and instruments are sterile
  • Prepare and lay out the dentist’s instruments and materials
  • Keep vital patient records accurate and up-to-date
  • Work chair-side to assist the dentist and keep the patient comfortable
  • Instruct patients on post-treatment care and effective oral hygiene

The certified Dental Assistant program includes instruction in:

  • Dental Sciences
  • Practical Infection Control
  • Dental Materials
  • Preventive Dentistry
  • Dental Radiography
  • Dental Office Management
  • Dental Procedures

After you complete your prerequisite courses, you will be eligible for an externship in a dental office. Successful externships may lead to a job offer.

Most importantly, being a Dental Assistant is the first step on a career track that could lead you to be a Dental Hygienist.

Look at what one of our graduates had to say…


“I would like to let future students know that they will love the instructors; they made everything fun. I loved the whole experience.”

Judy Holbrook
Graduate, Dental Assistant program

An affordable, top-notch – and successful – certified Dental Assistant program

Financial Aid is available to those that qualify. As a graduate, you can benefit from our career services assistance, including resume preparation and interview coaching.

Get your teeth into in a successful new career!

We have been preparing highly motivated people like you for successful careers for more than 25 years.

And the Dental Assistant training program can be your ticket to a successful and well-paying career in a fast-growing field with plenty of opportunity for advancement.

To learn more, simply complete the form to the right, if you haven’t already, and your personal Admissions Representative will contact you shortly to answer all your questions.

You can also click on the campus location closest to you for specific contact details. Campus details are located on the top right of the page. Give us a call today. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Please note: Not all programs are available at all campuses or via Vista College Online. Your Admissions Representatives can provide detailed information.

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