This course is intended for students interested in the dental field, but more specifically, students who want to work as a dental assistant or in a dental front office setting. This course is for motivated and driven students that are willing to study and put their all into a hands-on fast paced program.
How do I start?
Give us a call, fill out the form online, we want to make it easy for you to come and visit DDCI, let’s talk to see how we can help you take your career to a new level.
Is your course licensed
Yes, we are licensed by the State of Florida through the Commission for Independent Education in Tallahassee, license # 5887
Is a dental assisting job a good job for a working mom?
Yes, there are both full-time and part-time opportunities available to you.
Can I use my training to pursue other careers in the dental field?
Dental assistants and front office personnel often further their training by going back to school to pursue careers as hygienists and dentists.
How will your school help me with my job search?
While we are not a job placement agency, we do provide our students with employment resources such as resume writing, interview techniques and job searching tools. In addition we provide the names of our graduates to local area Dentist and Specialists who may be seeking new employees.
Will any credit be given for prior dental education?
Because our program is condensed and fast paced, we are unable to give credit for any prior dental education.
Are there opportunities for career advancement?
Individuals that start off as dental assistant or dental front office personnel after few years of experience can transition into office managers, dental-assisting instructors, dental product sales representatives, or insurance claims processors for dental insurance companies. Others further their education by becoming Dental Hygienists or Dentist. For many, this entry-level occupation provides basic training and experience and serves as a steppingstone to more higher skilled paying jobs.