General Chairside / Infection Control Prep
This program is a review to prepare the student for the Dental Assisting National Board Certification exam (DANB). The course is designed to review the contents of each component of the exam which includes General Chairside and *Infection Control.
- Applicants must have 2 years experience or graduate from an ADA-accredited Dental Assisting program (not this course). *The Infection Control portion of the exam has no work experience requirement.
- Must have a High School diploma or GED (Foreign diplomas must be evaluated for US equivalency .. there is a $130.00 charge for this service).
- Must have completed an accredited Dental Radiology program.
- Must be certified in BLS CPR for the Healthcare Provider (BLS CPR) before you take the exam. You may take the class without BLS CPR certification.
General Chairside Assisting (GC) 120 multiple-choice items
Patient Preparation and Documentation 17
Patient Management and Administrative Duties 17
Four-Handed Chairside Dentistry 50
Diagnostic/Laboratory Procedures and Dental Materials 16
Infection Control* (ICE) 100 multiple-choice items
Standard precautions and the prevention of disease transmission 20
Prevention of cross-contamination during procedures 34
Instrument/device processing 26
Occupational safety/administrative protocols 20
Program begins with 2 weeks of Infection Control
Tuition Cost: $714.00 (Includes the following Books: Modern DA, Review Questions & Answers, Dental Materials Clinical Applications for Dental Assistants & Dental Hygienists).
If you take Infection Control Only the tuition includes the following books: Modern DA and DA Exam Review
If you take General Chairside only the tuition includes the following books: Modern DA, DA Exam Review, & Dental Materials
Time: 9am to 2:30pm
Location: DSI: Fairfield, NJ
Instructor: DSI Staff