The North Orange County ROP Dental Assistant Training Program is the first step to a new career as a dental assistant! We are here to help you take the first step to become a registered dental assistant. The North Orange County ROP helps students discover how long dental assistant programs are and what it takes to become one. In this program, students will learn the basic functions and duties within an administrative or clinical setting in preparation to become a California Registered Dental Assistant (RDA).
This program is made up of two courses. Dental Assistant Level I offers 332 hours of theory and clinical training over the course of 23 weeks. In the second course, Dental Assistant Level II students will complete 60 hours of learning and 200+ hours of work experience to qualify for the California RDA state examination. All course materials will be provided in order to support and prepare students for success.