Taking Impressions Course
6 hours training, combination of didactic and clinical

The dental impressions course at DAOC gives students theoretical knowledge as well as hands on training on how to take dental impressions with alginate and other impression materials.

During the training, students will experience a stone model pour with the option for the student to make a bleach tray or a bite guard.

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Be at least 18 years of ageĀ , hold current CPR card
(2a) Complete 2,000 hours of clinical dental assisting experience
(2b) Complete a Illinois Board approved dental assisting program
(2c) Hold a current national DANB Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Certification


Course Fees: $300.00
Payment Plans and discounts may be available. Please inquire.

To register for our dental assistant continuing education courses:

  1. Select the desired CE course by checking the box below; you can register in more than one course at a time, and click “Next Step”.
  2. Verify your name and email address, and click “Next”. If you have already taken a course with DAAC, please use the email address we already have on file so our system can retrieve your record.
  3. Enter your complete contact details, verify the courses in which you’re registering, and click “Register”. You will be sent an email confirmation of your registration (please check your spam folder if you do not initially see the email).
  4. When you submit the registration, on the final page you will be shown a secure form to pay the course fees with a debit or credit card. Paying the course fees officially reserves your spot in the course. After registering, you can also pay your fees in person, or in the DAOC Student Portal. PLEASE NOTE: if you qualify for a multi-course discount, the discount will NOT be reflected in your initial course fee invoice. You can either pay the full amount and we will refund your discount, or wait until we apply the discount to your student account before paying.
  5. When you have completed your registration, DAOC will contact you to complete any additional required paperwork.