Dental Assisting

Help others have a healthy smile! You can learn to assist dentists with equipment set-up and sterilization, patient education, record keeping and much more.

$18.08

Median Hourly Earnings

Dental Assistant
431 Annual Job Openings projected through 2025
All wage and employment data is specific to the region and
taken from EMSI June 2022. Your starting salary may vary.

Dental assistants help prepare patients for their examinations, assist the dentist during dental procedures and make sure a dentist's office runs smoothly. Whether assisting with x-rays, dental lab work or instructing patients on proper dental hygiene, the dental assistant is important to successful dentistry.

There are several requirements for those interested in registering for dental assisting courses, including placement testing and attending an information session.

Upcoming Mandatory Information Sessions

Before you can complete your course application, you must complete one of the following information sessions, which are offered via Zoom:

Fall 2022
T 11/15 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Spring 2023
W 12/7 10:00 - 11:00 am
W 3/15 10:00 - 11:00 am

Go to https://www.worwic.edu/zoom/dentalassistant to log in.

Courses

Dental Assisting

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How to Register

There are a few steps you must complete before being registered. Click on the Apply Now button below and follow the steps to prepare for registration. If you have already completed these steps, you may complete the course application.

Apply Now


Online:

Register online by clicking on the Complete Course Application button below.

Complete Course Application
Course applications open on December 5.

 

Financial Assistance is Available!

Complete this application to see if you qualify.