Elevate your career prospects with our Dental Assistant Program. Crafted for online learning, it empowers you to set your pace and study at your convenience.

Comprehensive Curriculum

Embark on a journey of 300 hours, spanning 20 comprehensive courses. An added 100-hour externship enriches your experience, nurturing your expertise and readying you for employment.

  • Program Orientation: Dental Assistant Entry-Level
  • Introduction to Dental Assisting
  • Dental Infection Control
  • Basic Dental Sciences
  • Oral Health and Nutrition
  • Tooth Morphology and Dental Charting
  • Dental Pharmacology and Med Emergencies
  • Dental Radiology
  • Preparation for Dental Patient Care
  • Fundamentals of HIPAA
  • Dental Office Management and Employment
  • Externship Readiness Skills
  • Dental Office and Basic Chairside Assisting
  • Dental Restorative and Laboratory Materials
  • Clinical Dental Procedures
  • Dental Specialities
  • Career Success in Healthcare
  • Dental Assistant Entry Level Final Exam
  • Initiating Your Externship
  • Clinical Externship
  • Program Completion: Dental Assistant Entry-Level

Embark on an exciting path to becoming a skilled Dental Assistant with us! Your future in the dental field starts here.



With over 25 years’ experience, CareerStep offers learners a humans-come-first approach to learning in the fields of healthcare, healthcare administration, and technology. CareerStep offers fully online training programs designed to provide flexibility and allow you to take a self-paced learning approach. You will work with a Career Advisor to discuss your goals, choose your program and then start your training.

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