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Courses & Training

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College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910

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Summer 2015 Schedules (June - August 2015)

Community Education
Summer 2015 Schedule (.pdf)

Workforce Development
Summer 2015 Schedule (.pdf)

Please be advised that the Interactive PDF versions of the continuing education schedules are for reference only and do not reflect course availability or cancellations. For the most up-to-date information about course availability, please use Online Services.

Course Description

The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.

Dental Assistant Training

Participants are taught how to assist the dentist with procedures and provide patient care. Preparing the patient for treatment and providing patient education are described. Topics include dental terminology, disease transmission, disinfection and sterilization; dental anatomy, dental records and charting, instrumentation, impressions and castings; radiation health and safety; insurance and billing; front desk responsibilities. This course also provides x-ray training that qualifies you to sit for the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety Examination. Must be 18 years of age or older and in good health. Textbook and completed health forms required.

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HTH-8300   tuition: $873/ fees: $2,126          8.8 CEUs 

For more information contact:
Kelly Winters, MSN, RN, CPP
Director Healthcare
Alise Jorgensen
Course Manager
Administrative Assistant

For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.