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Become an important member of the dental care team!

Students must attend a mandatory Dental Health Careers information workshop (WKSP-8026) and complete all five courses, DLAS-8000, DLAS-8001, DLAS-8002, DLAS-8003, DLAS-8004 to receive a Macomb Workforce & Continuing Education Certificate. After completing the program and attaining two years of full-time work experience, you may test for the Certified Dental Assistant credential offered by the Dental Assisting National Board.

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Prior to beginning the program, students must pass a criminal background check and drug screen, provide evidence of a current CPR/AED card, and purchase a uniform of teal scrubs, white lab coat, sturdy white shoes, and safety glasses. A current physical, TB test and immunizations are also required.

Students will learn in a blend of online lectures via Canvas and an on-site laboratory. Microsoft Office is required; students will have free access to Office 365 via the college at MyMacomb and need a Macomb email to download.

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