First and fore most and an important element of becoming a dental assistant is formal training. Formal training is necessary to be successful as a dental assistant from your very first job to your last. Theory and hands-on training in a classroom setting is very important for long term career success in this profession.
WHAT PERSONAL QUALITIES ARE IMPORTANT
FOR ME TO HAVE WHEN CONSIDERING
BECOMING A DENTAL ASSISTANT?
The personal qualities that a dentist employer will look for in you is that you are:
- A People Person
- Reliable & Responsible
- Interested in Dentistry
- Have a Good Work Ethic
- Willing to Learn
- Winning to Work
- Willing to Invest Time and Step Out and be Successful!
As a Dental Assistant you will need UP YOUR GAME in the areas of COMMUNICATIONS & HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS.
You must have a great attitude, like helping people, be able to work as part of a team, take initiative at your job and do your very best every day.
Are you up for the challenge? We hope so. Dental assisting is an addictive career, that can provide you with lifelong advancement and career opportunities. You just need to get started, come join us!