Health Care

Dental Assisting

CDAMP - Comprehensive Dental Assisting Modular Program

CDAMP - Prerequisite: Must be currently working as a dental assistant for a minimum of two years. Attention all working dental assistants! Now there is a dental assisting program designed for the individual to complete at your own pace, on your own time, to qualify for New York State Certification. Please call Sheryl Robinson, at 739-3581, ext. 1530 for more information or go on line @ to complete a preliminary application.

Instructor:  Robinson
Date:1/3/17 – 6/22/17
Cost:$195*/MOD + see below
Location:Instructor available Bldg 8 Bush Campus
* Challenge Exams $50/ea, book $155 ($15 S&H if applicable). Extra supply fee extra for Mod VIII is $175, (a portion of which may be refundable) please contact SHERYL ROBINSON ext.1530 for details on Tu or Th between 10am-3pm


Dental Assisting

BSH-9100-P17 - Prerequisite- Must meet pre-admission assessment requirements (TABE), High School Diploma or HS Equivalency. This 720-hour program is designed to prepare the student for employment as a Registered Dental Assistant. This course will provide the student with the necessary information and skill to become a dental assistant. The course topic includes Communication skills, General anatomy & Physiology, OSHA Standards, Introduction to Dental Radiography, Oral Health & Preventive Techniques, and Introduction to the Dental Office, Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as Expanded Functions in Restorative Dentistry. Skills taught range from taking study models, and taking radiographs to making temporary restorations.

Instructor:  Strong, CDA, RDA
Cost:$6250 + inclds Textbk/Workbk
Location:Chemung Health Facility
360 Hours - 60 Classroom Sessions 360 Hours - Clinical/Lab Navy scrubs, shoes and safety glasses will be required for clinical experience, but not provided.