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Dental Program

The Foundations in Dental Assisting Program at Eden Area ROP prepares students with the necessary manipulative skills, technical knowledge, and hands-on experience to obtain career-related employment as a dental assistant.

This course meets all requirements for infection control as mandated by the state of California in the California Dental Practice Act. Dental assistants, with additional requirements, can take the state’s RDA exam and apply for licensure.

Eligibility Requirements

Our Foundations in Dental Assisting Program is open to all adults over the age of 18 who have demonstrated a proficiency in the English language and hold a valid high school diploma or GED. All students must complete their application process.

For additional Foundations in Dental Assisting class requirements, please see the Foundations in Dental Assisting class orientation info.