10 Week Certificate Program

Program Description

The Allen Institute of Dental Assisting program is a 10 week program designed to teach the essential skills necessary for Dental Assisting.  You will learn the hands on skills including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Taking X Rays

  • Alginate Impressions

  • Pouring Stone Casts

  • Rubber Dam Placements

  • Bands & Wedges

  • Four Handed Dentistry

  • Fabricating Temporary Crowns

  • And much more


What to expect

Upon successful completion of the program, you will be fully trained on what it takes to be a successful Dental Assistant.  This includes the following:

  • Perform basic chair side assisting techniques

  • Understand and perform aseptic techniques and management of hazardous materials

  • Identity and utilize instruments materials and equipment

  • Expose and process dental radiographs

  • Identify and apply the concepts of dental ethics in relationship to the patient, dentist and other auxiliaries of the dental team

Review the course outline: