|Field of Study:||Dental Assisting/Assistant
|Description:||A Dental Assistant is a vital member of the oral health team who works in a collaborative, professional and ethical manner. The one-year certificate program prepares you for the proficient application of knowledge in a variety of areas such as clinical chair-side and intra-oral, laboratory, radiography, administration, and health education and promotion skills. The clinical experience within Confederation College and the field placements are supported by the background provided through academic studies.
If you’re interested in a career in Dental Assisting, you must possess qualities that include taking an interest in helping people, have good health, have self-discipline, be responsible, have effective communication skills, self-motivation and problem solving skills.