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Weekend Dental Assistant School
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Wisconsin’s Best Dental Assistant Training
Become a Dental Assistant in Just 10 Saturdays!
Finding the right career can be difficult. You're thinking “I have to work full time so I can pay the bills, how on earth am I going to find time to go to school for a career?” Weekend Dental Assistant School understands. We help you prepare for a new, exciting career as a Wisconsin dental assistant in just 10 consecutive Saturdays!
Weekend Dental Assistant School provides quality, hands-on training in a modern dental office so motivated adults can prepare for a new career. For just 10 Saturdays from 8:00am to 5:00pm, classroom and hands-on training is provided by practicing dental professionals using the most state-of-the-art equipment and the most up-to-date techniques. The demand for dental assistants is ever rising – Our purpose is to supply trained, entry level dental assistants to the field of dentistry. Dentists need trained, knowledgeable assistance at their side and Weekend Dental Assistant School delivers.
Appleton Dental Assistant School Creates Confident Professionals
Everything we teach our students is industry standard material. We won’t waste time teaching anything outdated or unused in a dental office. We get working dental professionals to come in and share stories of real life experiences and helpful tips to the class, so you know what you are learning in our classes will be applied when you land your new dental assistant career.
Unlike most dental assistant programs, we teach our classes in a real dental office. Not only will you learn everything you need to know, but you will get comfortable using those skills in real dental rooms! Our Wisconsin dental assistant school gives students a step up on the competition.
At WDAS, you are given all the tools and information you need to succeed in a career as a professional dental assistant. During the course orientation, you will learn what is acceptable to wear to every class and what equipment you should bring.
Not only will we give you the knowledge and skills to thrive in a real dentist office, we do mock interviews with our students to ensure they know how to properly sell themselves to potential employers. The graduating students from Weekend Dental Assistant School have a high rate of success getting hired as dental assistants for dentists, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and more!
We want you to feel comfortable and be able to professionally describe your newly learned skill-set. Our dental assistant courses are extremely hands on because we want you to feel confident upon completion of the program.
What to Expect from Your Wisconsin Dental Assistant Training
As a Weekend Dental Assistant School student, you will learn a vast amount of information and gain valuable hands-on experience in each aspect of dental assisting. Our thorough Appleton dental assisting program provides you with training and experience in:
- Four-Handed Dentistry
- Chair-Side Dental Assisting
- Impressions and Model Trimming
- Sterilization Procedures
- OSHA Requirements
- Dental Terminology and Materials
- Dental and Oral Anatomy
- Dental Charting
- Treatment Room Disinfection and Maintenance
- Dental X-Rays
- And MORE!
Advanced Dental X-Ray Course Available to Dental Assistants
We are proud to offer an advanced concepts course on dental X-rays. You will learn everything from taking digital and film X-rays to charting and reading the diagnostic images.
Hands-on training and lecture parts will be taught to guarantee every student understands every aspect of dental X-rays, film and digital. This class is a one-time, 3-hour course.
Our advanced X-ray course is perfect for current and past students of WDAS as well as practicing dental assistants looking to expand their knowledge of taking thorough and accurate dental images.
The Appleton Weekend Dental Assistant School prepares students for the Dental Assistant National Board (DANB) certification exams. While DANB certification is not required in the state of Wisconsin to be a practicing dental assistant, recieving your National Entry Level Dental Assistant (NELDA) or Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) will make your application really stand out. Learn more about the DANB certification exams.
Dental Assistant Program Makes You Stand Out
Whether you are looking for a new profession or the thing to make your resume stand out to gain acceptance into dental school, Weekend Dental Assistant School is the program for you. You’ll receive the full dental assisting experience, and graduate with confidence – ready for a new career! We proudly have a 100% student satisfaction rate. Fill out an application and come for a tour today to find out why our program is second to none.