Dental Careers

Dental Careers provides students with the necessary skills for employment in Dental Assisting, Lab Technician, Infection Control Assistant, and many more opportunities within the dental industry that extend into a jumpstart for post-secondary education.

Seniors participate in hands-on work experiences in dental offices, learning and assisting in four-handed dentistry, chair-side assisting, administrative skills and other techniques.  Students will prepare to test for their PA Dental Radiology Certification. Students learn the latest techniques including digital x-ray.

To learn more about Dental Careers' opportunities watch the video above, see the information below about our instructor and check the tabs to your right for information about earning industry certifications and college credits. See your school counselor to sign up for a career center tour and apply for the program.

Career Paths

Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Dental Assistant, Dental Technician, Oral Surgeon and Radiologist.

College Credits

HACC (12), Manor College (10),Westmoreland CCC (8). Learn more.

Certifications

Courses of Study

Aseptic, Clinical and Lab Procedures, Dental Materials, Maintenance and Radiology.

Industry Support

Thank you to our Occupational Advisory Committee.
Learn more.

Instructors

Mrs. Paula Gibson C.D.A., CPht, EMT
Mrs. Paula Gibson C.D.A., CPht, EMT
412-847-1936, paula.gibson@beattieteh.com

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