2021-2022 School Calendar
Winter session starts January 8th, 2022. Reserve Your Spot Today and APPLY Online for FREE. Currently NO Waiting List & Payment Options Available.  

Winter Classes Start 1/8/2022


Payment Options Available! 

Finish your training in just 10 weeks at WDAS! 

Weekend Dental Assistant School

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American Dental Assistants Association

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If you are Looking for a Career Change Idea Look No Further

If Your Current Job Wearing You Down Consider Dental Assisting

If you are feeling stuck and want to explore your passion through another career you are not alone and your options are endless. Dental assisting is an excellent career for anyone just graduated from high school or even those needing a change in their life. Long hours, stress, physical demands are all common complaints someone looking for a new career experience.

What Do Dental Assistants Do?

A dental assistant works in a dentist office alongside a dentist.  With the need to perform a variety of tasks, dental assistants are the glue to every office.  Dental assistant duties typically include the following tasks, though tasks vary depending upon office preferences:

  • Prepare patients for treatment
  • Assist the dentist in patient treatment to keep patients as comfortable as possible throughout their dental visit
  • Take dental radiographs (x-rays)
  • Take Impressions and do lab work
  • Obtain current dental records and update records 
  • Set up and organize instruments 
  • Pass instruments to dentist in proper orientation
  • Keep dentists operating field clear
  • Patient education and instructions as directed by the dentist
  • Disinfection and sterilization procedures
  • Equipment care and maintenance

Benefits of Being a Dental Assistant

  • Flexible, consistent schedules with holidays and weekends off
  • Dental Assisting training is short (only 10 weeks at Weekend Dental Assistant School)
  • Great benefits
  • Excellent career growth opportunities

While it’s hard enough making the decision to change your career, it’s even harder deciding what you should do for the rest of your working life at 30, 40 and even 50. Weekend Dental Assistant School has accepted many applications from students ready for a new field. While mostly nurses, our students’ backgrounds range from vet technicians to daycare teachers. Having the desire to change careers is common and completely normal. Weekend Dental Assistant School is here to help make your transition enjoyable, rewarding and worthy.

Dental Assisting is a Great Career at Any Age:

Career Change at 30

Career Change at 40

Career Change at 50

Dental Assisting is a Great Career for:

Career Change Idea for Nurses

Career Change for Nurses

Career Change Idea for Teachers

Career Change for Teachers

Career Change Idea for Pharmacy Technicians

Career Change for Pharmacy Technicians

Career Change Idea for Bartenders

Career Change for Bartenders

Career Change for Chefs

Career Change Idea for Retail Jobs

Career Change for Retail Jobs

Career Change for Veterinary Technicians WI

Career Change for Vet Techs

Career Change Idea for Surgical Techs

Career Change for Surgical Technicians

Career Change Idea for Day Care Teacher

Career Change for Day Care Teacher