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Dental Assisting I

This class gives the student a basic understanding of the history of dentistry, dental team members’ jobs, careers, infection control, the anatomy of the head, anatomy of the oral cavity, histology of the teeth structures, gum structures, oral hygiene, polishing, tooth decay, tooth names, numbers and positioning, impressions, whitening trays, communication skills, ethics, and laws.       

Course Information

Course Subject
Course Number
CTE 9501 A&B
Course Duration
2 Semesters
Course Credit
2.0 Practical Arts
Course Fee
$10.00 HOSA Membership
Prerequisite
CTE 9515 and CTE 9516