Dental Assisting Cert Levels I and II GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
The Dental Assisting Certificate Levels I and II program of George Brown College provides education leading to a career as a Certified Dental Assistant.
You will be developing the skills, technical knowledge and clinical experience necessary to work in a professional, ethical and collaborative manner in a variety of settings as a collaborative member of an oral healthcare team. These competencies are:
You will be receiving experience in:
You may be eligible to apply for the National Dental Assisting Examining Board (NDAEB) examination though you will have to tender payment for the additional fees. Once you have successfully completed the NDAEB and with further training if needed, you may be eligible to apply for certification with the Ontario Dental Assistants Association to work as a Level II Dental Assistant in Ontario.
This Dental Assisting Certificate Levels I and II program is offered at the Waterfront Campus of George Brown College.
This one-year postgraduate program is taught via lectures and laboratory subjects. Classes may be scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.
You will also be acquiring experiential learning experiences such as a field education component. You may acquire valuable learning opportunities in places such as:
You may be eligbile to take the National Dental Assisting Examining Board or NDAEB examination once you have graduate from this program. Note though that additional fees will be needed for the application.
Upon successful completion of the NDAEB examination, you will be eligible to apply for certification with the Ontario Dental Assistants Association to work as a Level II Dental Assistant in Ontario.
After completing the program, you may find employment in:
Future Study Options for graduates of the Dental Assisting Certificate Levels I and II Certificate program of George Brown College.
As a graduate of this program, you may apply to the George Brown College Continuing Education department to expand your skills with a certificate in:
To apply to other dental programs at George Brown College, you must meet the minimum admission requirements for each program. While you may not be given priority admission, you may be eligible for some course exemptions.
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
Course Code : S113
College : School of Dental Health
Duration : One year
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Certificate
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There is ONE intake every year and that is in SEPTEMBER.
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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