In as little as 10 weeks you can start your new career in dental assisting. Learn all the aspects of the trade through hands on practice, course books and video instruction. Become a productive member of your dental team in either a clinical or administrative role. There are many things that make dental assisting a desirable profession; A respectable salary, a high level of demand in our community and job security, even during a changing economy. These make dental assisting a great occupation to pursue.