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DENTAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM PARTNERSHIP

Cincinnati Head Start and Dental Assistant Academy have partnered to help Head Start families thrive! Head Start parents who qualify will have access to Orthodontic and General Dental Assisting Training for the first time! Students will get to train for a profession of their own using the latest technology in dentistry. Here's a chance to get training from experienced dental assistants in a real clinical setting and obtain your radiology license in as little as 10 Saturdays! What are you waiting for? Read on to learn if our new partnership program is right for you! Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify! 

WHY CHOOSE US?

At Dental Assistant Academy, you receive the technical training and practical hands-on learning required to begin a career in dental patient care. All training is done under the direction of dental professionals using the latest technology in working, cutting-edge dental facilities. Training includes, but is not limited to:

  • Chairside procedures
  • Tools and instruments
  • HIPPA-compliant patient care
  • Imaging scanners & digital x-rays

WE ARE STATE OF OHIO CERTIFIED

The DAA program is certified by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges & Schools. As a graduate you receive:

Dental Assistant Certificate

Dental Radiology License

COURSEWORK & TUITION

The flexible 10-week hybrid course consists of online lecture sessions and ten Saturday lab classes from 9AM - 12PM. Tuition and Fees include:

  • Registration Fee
  • Textbook, Tuition, and Materials
  • Radiology License Fee

PROGRAM BENEFITS

You'll enjoy low-cost tuition and competitive pay in a growing and fulfilling career, with current hourly rates of $15 - $20. Job placement assistance is available.

In the DAA program, you can maintain employment while getting certified! Classroom sizes are limited to enhance the individual learning experience. 

In as little as 10 weeks (1 Saturday a week) you can have a smiling new career!

 

LOCATIONS

We Are Located In 7 Convenient Locations Throughout Greater Cincinnati:

  • West Chester
  • Colerain Florence
  • Kenwood Mall
  • Eastgate
  • Springboro
  • Fort Thomas
  • Florence

TUITION ASSISTANCE & ENROLLMENT QUESTIONS

Tuition assistance is available! Contact Head Start to learn more:

Sherry Childers | STEPS Coordinator
schilders@cincy-caa.org or call (513) 504-0907

Melanie Allen | Parent, Family & Community Engagement Coordinator
mallen@cincy-caa.org or call (513) 787-0461

Erik Thomas | Career Pathways Manager (Project Lift Participants) 
ethomas@cincy-caa.org or call (513) 581-7460

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1-PAGE PROGRAM FACT SHEET [PDF]!

Our Impact This Year

  • Children Served

    2,384

  • Funded Enrollment

    2,048

  • Kindergarten Readiness

    86%

  • Families Served

    1,644

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