Algonquin College

Dental Assisting (Levels I and II)

Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:School of Health and Community Studies (Ottawa)
Field of Study:Dental Assisting/Assistant
Description:This one-year Ontario College Certificate program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada. Students are prepared to practise in a professional, ethical and collaborative manner in a variety of dental practice settings. Students develop expertise in clinical chair-side and laboratory skills, intra-oral care, radiography, oral health education and promotion, business administration and maintenance of the dental environment. Students enhance their knowledge and skills through the provision of client care in Algonquin College`s onsite dental clinic and participation in a two-week placement in a private dental office.

Graduates of the program are eligible to write the National Dental Assisting Examination Board (NDAEB) examination which is a requirement to practise as a Level II DA in Ontario. Graduates are also eligible to apply for certification with the Ontario Dental Assistants Association (ODAA).
URL:Dental Assisting (Levels I and II) at Algonquin College
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $19,606

Domestic tuition/ancillary fees: $10,056.40. International tuition/ancillary Fees: $19,606.40.
Careers:Dental Assistants

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on December 11, 2015