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
Cost:$195*/MOD + see below
* Challenge Exams $50/ea, book $170 ($15 S&H if applicable).
Extra supply fee extra for Mod VIII is $175, (a portion of which may be refundable.
For details, please contact SHERYL ROBINSON ext.1530 on *Tuesday 9am-3pm or *Friday 10am-1pm


Dental Assisting

9100 - 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.

440 Classroom Hours
280 Hours - Clinical/Lab
Navy scrubs, shoes and safety glasses will be required for clinical experience, but not provided.



Instructor:  J.Strong, CDA, RDA
Location:Chemung County Health Facility
*Tuition includes: Books, CPR, and three state exams.
*$150 enrollment fee due with application.
Clinical Schedules TBD.
Call 739-4296 to begin the enrollment process.