Widen Your Possibilities with
Dental Assisting.

3, 4 or 5
Month Programs

In Person and Hybrid

92% Job
Placement Rate

8:1 Student
Teacher Ratio

Next Class Starts September 19th

Altrain Assisting Academy provides you with affordable, hands-on training in a dental office setting. Small classes allow for personalized attention with experienced instructors for the best learning experience. You’ll be provided with the highest quality training and education to succeed in clinical, technical, and administrative aspects of a career as a Dental Assistant.

Discover What You'll Receive

Discover What You'll Learn

*Prerequisite: High School diploma, GED or the ability to pass an Entrance Exam.


Dental Assistant Class Schedule

Altrain Assisting offers flexible class schedules to better meet the demands of everyday living.

In Person Learning

Classes Start Monthly
  • Morning, afternoon and evening classes available to fit within busy schedules. All classes are Monday – Thursday for 3 hours per day.

Hybrid Learning

Classes Start Quarterly
  • Designed for the most flexibility. With this option, you’ll attend four pre-recorded lecture videos per week and attend labs on Saturdays for 6 hours.
Morning Classes: Monday -Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
October 10, 2022 - January 18, 20232 Seats Left
February 13, 2023 - May 10, 20238 Seats Left
Afternoon Classes: Monday – Thursday from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
December 5, 2022 - March 15, 20238 Seats Left
Evening Classes: Monday -Thursday from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
September 19, 2022 - December 14, 2022 3 Seats Left
January 23, 2022 - April 19, 2023 8 Seats Left
Hybrid Classes: 4 Virtual Lectures per Week - Saturday Labs from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
October 17, 2022 - February 11, 20238 Seats Left
February 20, 2023 - May 3, 20238 Seats Left
*2022 Winter break scheduled for the week of December 19, 2022 and December 26, 2022 . Classes will resume on Monday, January 2, 2023.

Imagine All The Career Opportunities

Within the Dental Assisting Program curriculum is a 3-hour course on Job Placement. It includes how to find employment, where to find employment, what to wear, what to say, and much more.

Students will also receive:

  • Customized Resume
  • Custom Cover Letter
  • Reference List
  • Interview Portfolio

Altrain Assisting Academy is well known in the Phoenix Metro area as a leading education organization. Dental and Orthodontic offices around the Valley contact us regularly for their staffing needs. When an office contacts us, we contact our students with the details, and send student resumes directly to the office.

Employment Outlook

The employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 11%* from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. Ongoing research linking oral health and general health will continue to increase the demand for preventative dental services.

Once you earn your Arizona Dental Assistant certification, you’ll be qualified to work in any dental office as a front or back office assistant including within specialty practices such as Orthodontic, Oral Surgery, Endodontics, Periodontics and Pediatrics.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Dental Assistant