Briefly about the program

A DENTAL ASSISTANT is a specialist who is responsible for infection control in dental practice, assists a dentist in medical manipulations, organizes and conducts informative motivational lectures on oral health in various age groups.

Qualification to be awarded
Dental assistant, 3rd level of professional qualification
Duration of studies
2 years

Profession contents

The dental assistant has to:

  • assist a dentist in performing medical manipulations in dental practices,
  • control infection in dental practices,
  • organize and conduct educational events on oral prevention for different age groups,
  • perform professional dental prevention for different age groups.

The dental assistant can work in:

  • dental practices,
  • dental practices of schools and kindergartens, performing professional prevention and organizing informative motivational events.

Contact information

Inita Mieze

Deputy Director for Vocational Education