Healthcare Careers >> Dental Assisting & Dental Radiography
This FCC Dental Assistant Training Program prepares you to become a productive member of a dental team as a professional dental assistant.
Approved by the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners, Introduction to Dental Assisting includes terminology, anatomy, charting and medical history, instruments, four-handed dentistry, gypsum, acrylic, amalgam, cements, impression materials, oral hygiene, darkroom procedures, infection control, sterilization and OSHA regulations. Prerequisite: Professional Preparation in Healthcare.
Oral Radiography builds upon a dental assisting career and prepares participants for the DANB Dental Radiation Health and Safety exam. This course is also approved by the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners. Oral Radiography Clinical may take place at your place of employment or at MSDA. Prerequisite: Employment as a dental assistant or proof of successful completion of a basic dental assisting course.
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