Health hazards in dentistry as well as protocols and procedures to assist in the prevention of medical emergencies for staff and patients are explored in this course. The role of the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) in dental office medical emergencies is also examined. Cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) course certification is required prior to attending clinical courses.
This course is part of the Certified Dental Assisting (Distance) program.
Course code: DAST 1405
Length: 45.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.