Dental Assisting Courses

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12 Week Course Calendar


2024 Winter Session (12 weeks)
February 3rd – April 27th (Saturday 8:30am – 3:00pm)
(No class March 30th)

2024 Summer Session (12 weeks)
June 1st – August 24th (Saturday 8:30am – 3:00pm)
(No class July 6th)

2024 Fall Session (12 weeks)
September 14th – December 7th (Saturday 8:30am – 3:00pm)
(No class November 30th)

Cost & Payment Options

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Please call us with any questions at (614) 526-8842.

Week One

Intro to Profession, Ethical and Legal Issues, Infection Control & Treatment Preparation and Clean up

Week Two

Human Dentition, Dental Terminology, Tissues to Surrounding Teeth & Intro to Radiography

Week Three & Four

Bones of the Head, Muscles of the Head and Neck,TMJ, Dental Charting, & Radiography Certification Lecture

Week Five

Oral Pathology, Oral Cavity, Salivary Glands, Immune System, Alginate Impressions, Lab Materials & Techniques

Week Six

Dental Materials, Pediatric Dentistry, Restorative Procedures and Techniques & Pedodontic Procedures

Week Seven

Removable & Fixed Prosthodontics

Week Eight

Endodontic Procedures, Topical & Local Anesthesia

Week Nine

Orthodontics, Periodontics, Placing Sealants, Home Bleaching, Preventive Dentistry, Coronal Polishing & Oral Hygiene

Week Ten

Oral Surgery, Intraoral Camera, Radiology

Week Eleven

Front Office Management, Resume Preparation, Medical Emergencies & CPR training and Certification

Week Twelve

Final Exams Review and Preparation (Charting, Radiography, Instrument Transfer, Recognition & Suction Tip Positioning)

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Rated 5 Stars on Google

Alania Belcher
Alania Belcher
I really enjoyed my time with CADA! The instructors were so helpful every step of the way!
Machaellah Blankenship
Machaellah Blankenship
This class has been beyond amazing! I have enjoyed being part of CADA! Allison has always been available to help with any questions you have about anything. If you want to purse a career in the dental field, go to CADA!
CADA is a great school! Allison and Chasity are so amazing they always ready to help students.Will definitely recommend CADA.
Djenaba T
Djenaba T
Amazing, knowledgeable instructors! I learned a lot and feel prepared to start working.
Salma Mohzar
Salma Mohzar
So glad I chose CADA to start off my dental assisting journey! Informative program and the instructors want you to succeed. Definitely recommend this program to anyone interested in becoming a CDA.
Melanie M
Melanie M
Sooo glad that I could find this school, they gave me beyond my thoughts, if you’re interested in dental field I highly recommend this course, from my experience I even got my first job as a DA before graduation!!!
Shivani Patel
Shivani Patel
I learned a lot from this program about dentistry… Thank you so much to Allison and all teachers who teach me..
Jazz Smith
Jazz Smith
The teachers are really helpful
Reagin Anderson
Reagin Anderson
This program is awesome! The instructors are always willing to help and give you all the information needed to be successful in your assisting career. If you’re thinking about applying do it!
harmony janae
harmony janae
I highly recommend this program for anyone interested in the dental field, you learn so much & leave the program feeling very prepared for a career in assisting.