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Dental Assisting

Start a career in dental assisting

Approved by the California Board of Dental Examiners, this two-semester (fall and spring) program provides technical skills needed for employment in a dental office. The student develops skills to participate as a member of the dental health team in general chairside and specialty procedures, office management, and x-ray techniques.

Application to the Dental Program

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Explore Dental Assisting Degrees and Certificates

New Course Offerings:

Infection Control in Dentistry-8 hour certificate course. Save the date

Date: May 12,2023

Enrollment information is available on the continuing education page.

Accreditation Information

Allan Hancock College Dental Assisting program is approved by the Dental Board of California.