Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center
1080 S. Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau MO 63703

Dental Assisting

Dates:August 20 - November 21, 2019
Meets:Tu and Th from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 28 sessions
Instructor:Carolyn Price
Fee: $679.00Fee Breakdown

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Experience a long term and people oriented profession as a member of a dental office. Students will be taught the basic skills to enable them to be employed with a dental office and enjoy a rewarding career. Course will cover anatomy, tooth numbering systems, tooth identification, charting, suction tip placement and working with the dentist over a patient. All forms of dental treatment including cosmetics and temporaries, taking and exposing radiographs, care of equipment, sterilization, materials and cements, as well as model work will be covered. Also included will be spending time at various offices to observe and learn. A $100.00 deposit is due upon enrollment and the BALANCE PAID BY THE FIRST CLASS MEETING. NOTE: Due to large enrollments this class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays for the first 6 weeks at the CTC. When the lab training begins the large group will be divided into two smaller, more manageable groups allowing for more one-on-one training. Students will have the choice of meeting on Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday for their lab training. NOTE: You must be 18 years of age or older to enroll in this course.