Start Working Toward a Brighter Future
In as little as nine months, PCI can prepare you for a career in Dental Assisting. This program, which is only available at our Richardson location, is comprehensive and immersive, and designed to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in this field.
In as Little as 9 Months
PCI’s Dental Assistant Program will prepare you to:
- Perform X-rays
- Assist with dental procedures
- Conduct administrative tasks using dental software
- Schedule and coordinate patient appointments
Dental Assistant Training Curriculum
Our Dental Assistant program combines lectures with practical hands-on exercises in our dental operatories and labs.
In the Classroom
The classroom portion of this program will provide you with knowledge and skills, including anatomy and physiology, clinical procedures, preparing patients for treatment, chairside assisting, and radiology.
In The Lab
Under the guidance of instructors with experience in the field, you’ll learn a variety of hands-on skills, including performing basic dental procedures, identifying and using dental instruments, and preparing materials for chairside assisting. Your training also includes an off-site externship at a dental office that provides a real-world experience.
PCI’s Dental Assistant program prepares graduates for the Dental Assistant Examination to become a Registered Dental Assistant in the State of Texas.
PCI Health Training Center’s Richardson campus offers Dental Assistant Training. With a program that can prepare you to become a medical assistant in as little as 9 months, you may be well on your way to a rewarding career.
Dental Assistant Training is offered at our PCI Health Training Center’s Richardson campus.