While most dental assisting schools are thousands of dollars and take at least eight months to complete, Practical Dental Assisting of Oregon provides the same dental-assisting education for a fraction of the time and cost. One payment provides a lifetime of knowledge and sets you on course for a successful career in dentistry.

Practical Dental Assisting of Oregon’s expanded-function course is a 14-week program. You will train from 9am to 4pm once a week and you have the option of training on Thursday or Friday, depending on course availability.

With a maximum class size of 8 students, you will receive ample attention from the instructor. You will learn with hands-on lab experience, lectures, and lots of practice. To enhance your education, you will log observation hours in a dental office. By the end of the course you will master the necessary skills to confidently assist a dentist and thrive in any dental environment.

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certification includes:

  • Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) Certificate
  • Oregon Radiology proficiency license
  • DANB Radiology Health and Safety certification
  • Healthcare level CPR certification

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Why Practical Dental Assisting of Oregon?

  • State of the art clinic and equipment prepare you for any type of dental office.
  • No need for pricey prerequisites.
  • Small class sizes give you one-on-one attention.
  • Easier to plan your life around your class schedule with 1 class a week.
  • Lectures are followed up with hands-on clinical experience. 
  • Work with real patients.
  • Develop skills and strategies to educate and work with real patients.

1885 NW Kings Blvd
Corvallis, OR

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