Areas of Study

Our mission is to provide our students with a comprehensive education covering all of the topics and procedures they will encounter in their new careers. Topics covered in our course include:

  • Dental anatomy
  • Radiology
  • Dental impressions
  • Anesthesia
  • Medical emergencies

Externship Program

Our 40-hour externship program provides our students with the real-world experience they need to become confident and qualified dental assistants. The externship portion of our course allows our students the opportunity to work under the direct guidance of experienced dental professionals in a local dental office. Students are eligible to begin their externships after class 6.

What Do I Get After Graduation?

Upon completion of our program, students will be a Dental Auxiliary, which allow them to perform basic support functions in a dental office. Students will receive their Dental Assistant Certificate of Completion, Radiology technique certification, and Radiology Safety Certification.  Additionally, students receive their BLS (CPR) certification in class through the American Heart Association.  We do not offer expanded duties dental auxiliary (EDDA) certification. However, students will still be qualified to work anywhere in the state as a Dental Auxiliary.

In order to operate x-ray equipment in Kentucky, students must finish our course.

In order to become a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA), graduated students will work with their dental employer to fulfill all requirements.

These requirement include:

  1. BLS certified.
  2. Then, their employer (DENTIST)
    1. Registers the DA on the Dentist’s license renewal application, AND
    2. Must maintain a file that:
      1. Has a copy of the DA’s BLS certification,
      2. Has a copy of all education the DA has completed,
      3. Has a statement from the Dentist attesting o the DA’s competency.

We have dedicated Career Service Representatives to help you find your dream job!

Although we encourage our students to find their own externships, our externship coordinators are here to help our students identify potential opportunities in the area and assist with applications.

Hear how our past students began their amazing careers.

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