AHS 172Dental Assisting Studies
32 Credits ■ HF
An instructional course completed at McCann Technical School that prepares individuals to assist a dentist at chair side . This preparation includes office procedures, performance of radio- graphic techniques and selected laboratory tasks. McCann graduates are eligible to sit for the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) examination as administered by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB). This course includes academic and clinical procedure preparation, and general and specialty externships in carefully selected private dental offices and clinics. This course only applies to matriculated students in the Health Science - Dental Assisting option.