Dental Assistant

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Washington Association of Community and Migrant Health Centers
O*Net Code
31-9091.00
Rapids Code
0101
Req. Hours
8750
State
WA
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

4 skill sets | 19 total skills | 8750 total hours
Patient Interaction - 3000 req. hrs
Rooming and vital signs
750 hrs
Medical/Dental history and med reconciliation
750 hrs
Care coordination
750 hrs
Preventive care coaching and health education
750 hrs
Procedures and Chairside Assisting - 6750 req. hrs
4-handed assisting during cleanings, exams and procedures
750 hrs
Oral evacuation and rinsing
750 hrs
Placing rubber dams, barriers and moisture control devices
750 hrs
Taking alginate impressions and pouring models
750 hrs
Charting
750 hrs
Sterilization, Cleaning & Stocking - 7950 req. hrs
Sorting, wrapping and sterilization instruments
200 hrs
Cleaning and disinfecting exam rooms and operatories
200 hrs
Stocking supplies and instruments
200 hrs
Re-ordering supplies
200 hrs
Room set-up and break-down
200 hrs
Equipment maintenance (calibration, waterlines, etc.)
200 hrs
Radiography - 8750 req. hrs
Prepare patient for intraoral and extraoral radiographs
200 hrs
Place x-rays sensors
200 hrs
Take x-rays
200 hrs
Digital or film radiograph processing/development
200 hrs