This Dental Assisting program prepares students to become members of a health care team in a dental setting. The course includes theory with demonstrations and classroom instruction. Students receive supervised experience performing procedures using study models, mannequins, and other simulated methods. Students are required to complete three months of supervised experience in a clinical setting—assisting procedures on dental patients in a dental office.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
1600 Hwy 51 South
Covington, TN 38019
Assist dentist, set up equipment, prepare patient for treatment, and keep records.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 5,450
Current job openings per year: 820