Welcome to the start of a fulfilling career and a new life! A career in Dental Assisting is an exciting and challenging one. It is a job that is never the same from one day to the next. If you are a people person and enjoy meeting and helping people with their dental health care and making beautiful smiles, then this is the profession for you.
Our program is weekend only, allowing you to keep your current schedule, while pursuing a more productive career. Put yourself first, as you will soon be able to provide a decent living, while enjoying a steady schedule with nights, weekends, and holidays off.
Dental assistant jobs are one of the careers that is expected to grow 31% by the year 2020, much faster than the average for other occupations according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Assist To Succeed Seattle
The dental assisting program at ATSS runs for 10 weeks. Classes are held on Saturdays from 8-5pm, combining classroom lecture and clinical lab training. Lab instruction takes place in a modern working dental office (during non-business hours). Classes are kept small, with hands on training from your instructors. We are located in a successful dental practice in the Laurelhurst neighborhood of Seattle near Children’s Hospital.
Great reasons to choose Dental Assisting as a Career
The average wage range for Dental Assistant in Seattle is $18.00 ~ 25.00 /hour
Extra perks of being a Dental Assistant (these will vary depending on your employer):
- 3-day weekends
- Holidays and weekends off
- Monthly/quarterly bonuses
- Continuing education, paid
- Paid vacations
- Medical benefits
- and of course dental benefits!