Description: Palmetto School of Career Development’s Dental Assisting Chairside course is designed to provide our students with the maximum amount of hands-on training, in the shortest amount of time, so you can begin your new career immediately. Our trainings include the most up-to-date techniques and make use of the best technology available. This course is stimulating, fast-paced, and relies heavily on individual participation.
Dental Chairside Assistants perform a variety of important tasks in the dentist’s office. In general, they act as a second set of hands for the dentist during procedures by passing instruments, prepping patients, and taking dental X-rays, among other vital duties..
Course Length: 18 weeks including 140 hours of lecture and hands-on clinical training in an actual dentists’ office.
Time: Saturdays 8 am to 5 pm (1-hour break for lunch). Lectures are in the morning and clinical training is in the afternoons.
Note: This tuition price includes a $500 discount for paying in full prior to the course start date.