OC Dental Academy
Dental Assisting Online

Our online course brings essential dental concepts to life with the first fully integrated dental assisting course online. Dental Assisting Online reinforces students to understand by blending chapter reviews with fun, engaging activities. The 42 interactive modules include: videos and animations, interactive exercises, quizzes, and exams with instant feedback and rationales. Threaded case studies challenge students to apply what they have learned. Going beyond reading and memorization, Dental Assisting Online helps the student master dental assisting procedures, think critically, and learn to solve problems in the workplace.

Not Including Certifications
Course Details
  • Dental Assistant Online Course Access Code
  • Textbook, Modern Dental Assisting, Robinson and Bird 12th Edition
  • Oral Embryology and Histology
  • Head and Neck Anatomy
  • Overview of the Dentitions

  • Tooth Morphology

  • Dental Caries

  • Periodontal Disease

  • Preventive Dentistry

  • Nutrition

  • Oral Pathology

  • Disease Transmission and Infection Prevention

  • Principles and Techniques of Disinfection

  • Principles and Techniques of Instrument Processing and Sterilization

  • Chemical and Waste Management

  • Medical History

  • Medically and Physically Compromised Patient

  • Vital Signs

  • Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

  • Assisting in a Medical Emergency

  • Delivering Dental Care

  • Dental Hand Instruments

  • Dental Handpieces and Accessories

  • Moisture Control

  • Anesthesia and Pain Control

  • Foundations of Radiography, Radiographic Equipment, and Radiation Safety

  • Digital Imaging, Dental Film, and Processing Radiographs

  • Intraoral Imaging

  • Extraoral Imaging

  • Restorative and Esthetic Dental Materials

  • Dental Liners Bases, and Bonding Systems

  • Dental Cements

  • Impression Materials

  • Laboratory Materials and Procedures

  • General Dentistry

  • Matrix Systems for Restorative Dentistry

  • Fixed Prosthodontics

  • Provisional Coverage

  • Endodontics

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Coronal Polishing

  • Dental Sealants

  • Business Operating Systems

  • Financial Management in the Dental Office

Course Requirements

The following requirements are necessary to enroll in the dental assisting online course offered by OC Dental Academy:

Person must speak English
Person must be in good health and present a clean neat appearance
Person must be 17 years of age or older
Person must be interested and ready to learn the field of dentistry


A Career to be Proud of

OC Dental Academy invites you to join a new, accelerated, low-cost course in Dental Assisting. We offer this opportunity from the perspective of practicing dentists and experienced dental assistants in the setting of an actual dental office. While we will seek to give you exposure to a wide range of dental techniques, materials, and dental knowledge, we will focus on the skills needed as “core necessities” for job acquisition.

Cost & Payment Options

  • Class Schedules
  • Current Cost & Payment Plans

  • Financial Options

  • Low Tuition (so everyone can afford it)

Dental Assisting Schools Change Lives

Reviews From Our Students

Cynthia Lou
Cynthia Lou
You can just tell the instructors really care about you and they go above and beyond just to make their students understand the content. Love you Amy and Christie!!!
Shaun Kellam
Shaun Kellam
This school was the best thing to happen to me! My instructor Any was great, and the owner Christie was amazing at helping navigate the process from signing up, until grad day. Amy is a wonderfully teacher I couldn’t have asked for a better school and experience!! Thanks OC Dental!!
Ryleigh Quinn
Ryleigh Quinn
This school was amazing. The instructors were amazing and all wanted you to succeed
Ivan Maldonado
Ivan Maldonado
Nice and friendly people. Really great for new starter wanting to learning about teeth and assisting people
haylie morris
haylie morris
I would give this school ten stars if I could! I highly recommend looking into this school. The teachers care highly about your education, and they help so much after your schooling is finished too!
Sepideh Sharifi
Sepideh Sharifi
the instructor is really good and I learned a lot in that class I really recommend it.
Paige Courtney
Paige Courtney
Loved this school. Graduated from it in 2022. The instructors are beyond amazing and help you with every single thing you need. They find you internships then jobs and literally make sure you learn everything. Very proud to have graduated from here!
Lizeth Flores
Lizeth Flores
Great experience, amazing instructors who are very easy to talk to and easy to understand from them.
Nazli Nazemian
Nazli Nazemian
Amazing place, super friendly instructors, new career in less than 10 weeks!!
Lizeth Maldonado
Lizeth Maldonado
AMAZING PLACE, super easy and fast. Highly recommend. Super nice people and affordable.