Feb 02, 2023  
Workforce and Continuing Education Catalog 2022-2023 
    
Workforce and Continuing Education Catalog 2022-2023

Dental Assisting Certificate


Become an important member of the dental care team! Students must attend a mandatory Dental Health Careers information workshop (WKSP-8026) and complete all four courses, DLAS 8000 , DLAS 8001 , DLAS 8002 , and DLAS 8003  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. More information at www.danb.org

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 have free access to Office 365 via the college at MyMacomb and need a Macomb email to download. For more information, contact dental@macomb.edu or 586-445-7161.