Why Creekside Academy of Dental Assisting?
Our Dental Assisting program is focused and centered on empowering our students with the skills and confidence needed to enter the expanding and rewarding field of Dentistry through:
- Hands-On Training: Giving you the experience and skills you need to succeed as a Dental Assistant. Our unique hands-on training gives our students a competitive advantage when looking for employment and makes our program truly one-of-a-kind.
- Small Class Sizes with Multiple Instructors: Our class sizes average 8 to 12 students and each class has more then one instructor which ensures you receive the individual attention you deserve.
- Convenient Class Schedules: Allowing you to work while you go to school.
- Career Placement Assistance: We help each student create a compelling resume that highlights their knowledge and skills in dentistry. In fact, our school is the only school in Las Vegas that can guarantee interviews!
- Affordable Tuition: Making it all possible with competitive tuition and flexible financing* that fits within your individual budget. At Academy of Dental Careers, our tuition includes all instruction, clinical supplies, and use of text books. The student is responsible for purchasing 1 -2 pairs of black scrubs and getting their Hepatitis B Vaccinations.
- State Certifications and Certificates: Our students receive state certifications and certificates in CPR, Dental Radiology, OSHA and HIPPA.
- Expanded Functions Included: Don’t pay more at other schools to be trained in skills that dentists expect you to know. Our Dental Assistant Training Program includes hands-on training as a Chairside Dental Assistant and an Expanded Function Dental Assistant! That means you will know all 5 expanded functions (placing rubber dams, tofflemires, dental sealants, packing cord, and fabrication of temporary crowns)
- Many Career Opportunities: We continue to see many career opportunities for Dental Assistants in the Salt Lake area. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Dental Assistant employment is expected to grow 18% from 2014 – 2024, which is much faster than the average of all occupations. This sets the expectation that Dental Assistants are among the fastest growing occupation over the 2014 – 2024 projection period.