Lifetime Job Placement Assistance:
Altrain Dental Assisting Academy offers Lifetime Job Placement Assistance. The placement assistance includes: preparation of a customized resume, assistance writing cover letters, direct placements leads, mock interviews, clinical reviews and optional internship/externship opportunities. Additionally, the program provides a three hour presentation which discusses occupational research, interview tips, techniques and job seeking strategies.
X-ray Certification Exam Preparation:
X-ray Certification is the number one entry level job requirement for Dental Assistants. In order to legally operate dental x-ray equipment in the state of Arizona; a dental assistant must hold a current Arizona Board-approved certificate in radiology. The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) administers the exams. Altrain Dental thoroughly prepares students for the exam and offers forty-eight hours of combined lecture and clinical training in radiology. Digital X-ray Training is also provided.
Coronal Polish Certification Exam Preparation:
To perform Coronal Polishing Procedures in the state of Arizona under the general supervision of a licensed dentist, a dental assistant must hold an Arizona Coronal Polishing Certificate. Altrain Dental thoroughly prepares students for the exam and offers extensive clinical training as required to complete the application process. The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) administers the exams. This license is becoming increasingly more popular as an entry level job requirement for dental assistants.
Dentrix Software Training:
Dentrix is the leading dental software program used in the state of Arizona. Dentrix is a computer program used in dental offices as a patient database. It’s also used for scheduling, billing, charting, treatment planning and insurance management. Knowledge of the software is an entry level job requirement for over 90% of the current positions in the state of Arizona. Dental Assistants that are cross trained for both front and back office have more job opportunities and are much more valuable to a dental office. Altrain Dental Assisting Academy trains on Dentrix Version G4.
Hands-on Training in a Dental Office Setting:
Altrain Dental Assisting Academy has two locations in Arizona. Both campuses provide a 1:8 student teacher ratio with a maximum class size of 16 students. The program is designed to maximize hands-on learning and provide students with personal attention. Dental Assistant Training is performed in a dental office setting utilizing the same instruments, materials and equipment that will be used in the field.
Tutoring and Refresher Courses:
A student of Altrain Dental Assisting Academy is provided the opportunity to receive tutoring and refresher courses at no charge. This offer is made to any present student and past graduate at any time during their career. Our dedicated staff is available at either of our two locations before or after scheduled classes or on Fridays (if needed) to ensure you fully comprehend the curriculum and are confident in your new skill set.
Best of All, it’s Affordable!
• All text books, lab supplies, materials, and uniform voucher
• Lifetime Job Placement Assistance
• X-ray and Coronal Polish Exam Preparation and Exam Fees
• Dentrix G4 Software Training (front and back office)
• American Heart Association CPR Certification
• Digital and Conventional X-ray Training
Altrain Dental is proud to offer partial scholarships for WIA, TAA and MyCAA funded students.