Train to become a dental assistant in as little as six months. This hybrid program includes online learning as well as a paid dental assisting training position with a local dental practice which allows students to earn while they learn. Online learning topics include dental health and disease, infection control, radiology, and dental office management. Clinical skills include dental procedures and protocols, dental charting, laboratory procedures and safety, and clinical safety. This program is a collaboration of the Vermont Adult Career & Technical Education Association and the Vermont State Dental Society.