Intra Oral Dental
Assisting Level 1 & 2

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Complete this program
in just 52 weeks!

Secure a job after the program and earn approximately $38,000 a year.

The Intra Oral Dental Assisting Level 1 & 2 program at Oxford College prepares students for a rewarding career in the oral healthcare industry. Students will benefit from our fully equipped dental laboratory and highly experienced instructors.

Intra-oral dental assistants help dentists, dental hygienists, and dental therapists during the examination and treatment of patients. These professionals also perform clerical functions. Our in-depth diploma program gives you the theoretical and practical experience needed to succeed as a dental assistant as part of a professional team.

Students will
learn how to:

  • Prepare patients for dental examination and assist the dentist during the examination
  • Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment
  • Prepare dental instruments and filling materials
  • Take and develop X-rays
  • Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant
  • Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts
  • Fabricate and place temporary crowns and restorations
  • Educate patients on oral hygiene
  • Invoice patients for dental services
  • Schedule patient appointments and record dental procedures performed
  • Order dental and office supplies
  • Perform intra-oral duties such as removing sutures, taking and recording vital signs, applying desensitizing agents, topical anaesthetic, and anti-cariogenic agents; and applying and removing rubber dams

Career Opportunities

Graduates are employed by dental offices, community health centres, educational institutions, and clinics.

Upon completion of the program, graduates may find employment as: 

  • Intra-oral dental assistant
  • Dental administrator
  • Dental office assistant
  • Preventative dental assistant
  • Dental receptionist

Let our education counsellors help you get the education you need to launch your career.

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