The first clinical course provides an opportunity for students to integrate foundational theory with basic clinical practice in the dental clinic, laboratory settings and during a dental office practicum. This introductory course focuses on the supportive and independent clinical role of the Certified Dental Assistant. Competencies are met through simulated manikin (SIM) and peer (PR) practice.
Course code: DENT 1504
Length: 247.0 hours
PrerequisitesMeet Certified Dental Assisting (CDA) program requirements.
CorequisitesAll Term 1 courses.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.