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DENTAL HYGIENE PATHWAYS

Healthcare is the largest employer in Santa Cruz County. Cabrillo is now offering two new certificates in the Dental Hygiene field!

HOW TO GET STARTED: Complete the 3 steps listed below.

Dental Administrative Assistant - Certificate of Completion
This three course series is designed to prepare students for employment in positions within dental healthcare and industry that involve performing as dental office personnel.  The Dental Administrative Assistant works in a dental healthcare facility doing front office and administrative tasks.  Positions require excellent communication and detail skills.  Dental Administrative Assistants find employment opportunities with dentist and clinics. Students will receive a Certificate after completing these courses: DH 455 Dental Terminology, DH 457 Dental Law & Ethics, and DH 459 Dental Insurance.

SEMESTER: SPRING 2018

CAMPUS

COURSE

DESCRIPTION

SECTION #

DATES

Watsonville

DH 459

Dental Insurance

1

2/2-5/25

 

 

 

 

Dental Technology - Certificate of Completion
This two course series is designed to prepare students for employment in positions in dental healthcare and industry that involve the use of dental patient management software. This course provides training in the use of but not limited to practice with taking intraoral pictures and digital radiography. This type of training can lead to further educational goals and enhanced employment opportunities with dentists and dental clinics. Students will receive a Certificate after completing these courses: DH 453A Dental Technology I and DH 453B Dental Technology II.

SEMESTER: SPRING 2018

CAMPUS

COURSE

DESCRIPTION

SECTION #

DATES

Aptos

DH 453A

Dental Technology I

1

2/10 & 2/24

Aptos

DH 453B

Dental Technology II

1

3/10 & 3/17

 

 

 

 


For any assistance, contact the Dental Hygiene Pathways Department at 831.479.6471

Apply for Admission

1. Apply for Admission

Complete Online Orientation

2. Complete Online Orientation

Register for Classes

3. Register for Classes

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