Holland College

Dental Assisting

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Program Information

School:Holland College
Faculty:Health and Community Studies
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:Dental Assisting/Assistant
Description:The Dental Assisting program is accredited and nationally recognized for its quality training. Theory is delivered to you in a classroom setting, and then you practise your skills in our fully functional dental operatories (working spaces), digital radiography units and dental lab. The program has a ratio of approximately 10 students per instructor to ensure students receive the best guidance and expert advice. By the time you graduate, you will be competent in the entire core skill set recognized across Canada. With successful completion of the National Board Exam, you will be eligible for licensure in all Canadian provinces.
URL:Dental Assisting at Holland College
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Dental Assistants

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Biology 

Applicants are required to have Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level, Grade 12 academic English, minimum of 65%, and Grade 11 or 12 academic biology, minimum of 65%.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Work Experience
Applicants are required to have: a Standard First Aid and CPR Level Certificate from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer, completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance); a Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) Certificate; and a résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program.

* 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 June 04, 2022