Workforce Training

Dental Assisting Fundamentals

Dental Assistant with tray of equipment

Dental Assistant with dental equipment

A dental assistant works under a dentist's supervision to prepare equipment that will be used in dental procedures, ready the patient for these procedures and assist the dentist during procedures.   

During this fast paced course your instructor will teach you the basics of dental assisting.  You will learn about charting, infection control, cavity classification, anatomy of the mouth, chair-side assisting, radiographs, dental materials and procedures.  You will also complete 40 hours of clinical time in dental offices.  

Expanded Functions of Dental Assisting

For dates/times/costs of classes see our Class Schedule.

LCSC Workforce Training

North Lewiston Training Center
1920 3rd Avenue North
Lewiston, Idaho 83501

Phone:  208-792-2388
Toll Free:  800-879-0452
Fax:  208-792-2680