Applications for our Registered Dental Assistant program are now open until May 7th, 2021. View the RDA Program Information Sheet for important dates, times, fees and other information. Apply using the RDA Program Online Registration link.
This program prepares students with the necessary manipulative skills, technical knowledge and experience for entry-level employment as a Registered Dental Assistant.
Through a combination of lecture, laboratory and clinical experience, students will receive skills training in the following: infection control, Dental Practice Act, dental anatomy, dental terminology, dental radiation safety, coronal polish, pit and fissure sealants, dental instrumentation, equipment, and CPR/BLS. Each student will also participate in clinical training through our “community classroom,” which includes instruction in a dental office working side by side with the dentist and dental team members.
Students successfully completing this program will receive the following certificates:
This course is approved for federal financial aid. Please complete a FAFSA application to determine eligibility. ROP's school code is 042205.