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What our Students Say...

"Taking my dental class through your school was a great experience for me. It provided me a program that gave me accurate and up to date information regarding dental assisting and various dental procedures. I felt that the training and lab time prepared me for working as a dental assistant in the real world. Your staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend this school to anyone interested in becoming a successful dental assistant."

Lauri Whitney,
Dental Assistant Accepted to NAU School of Dental Hygiene

"The instructors are knowledgeable and fun to work with. You provided a tremendous amount of educational opportunities through the internship program. They even helped me with job leads after I graduated!"

Rebecca Read, Dental Assistant

" I attended your school in the Fall of 2006 because I wanted local training in a field that was rewarding both personally and financially. I am happy to say that I obtained a good job immediately following graduation. The classes were taught by very qualified and experienced people. The whole experience was very positive and I would recommend it to anyone looking for a challenging and rewarding profession."

Amanda Fernow, Dental Assistant

"I was thrilled with the outcome of competing my training. The training was great and mostly hands on, rather than just information from a book. The teachers were knowledgeable and friendly and never failed to help me with questions or whatever I needed help with. It was an awesome program that was definitely worth every penny that I paid for it. I would recommend it to anyone and everyone. I am so happy I chose this program!"

Kayce Beauchesne,
Dental Assistant



We proudly announce that your Chief Instructor, Dr. Ruben Begino, has recently obtained an advanced teaching certification from the state of California that further qualifies him to teach the program at Bristol School of Dental Assisting. Dr. Begino was awarded the certification for his completion of the Clinical Teaching Methodology course established by the prestigious California Dental Association (CDA). We are committed to providing the highest quality of education to you, and are very pleased to have such a dedicated and qualified instructor in Dr. Begino.


Bristol School of Dental Assisting is proud to offer aspiring dental assistants a route to reaching their goal of becoming a Dental Assistant.  If you are looking to change career or to begin a career in an economy-resistant industry, receive solid income, and work in a professional environment, dental assisting may be your destiny. Bristol School of Dental Assisting aims to help you make this important transition to the rewarding profession of dental assisting. In as little as 3 months, you will be ready to be hired as a Dental Assistant.

The curriculum is designed so that it will not interrupt your current professional and personal obligations.  Our goal is to provide the best possible hands on training in the shortest time possible but not sacrificing good educational standards.


  • Training is done in an actual dental office 
  • All Classes are taught by a practicing Dentist & Staff
  • Convenient Evening & Weekend Hours
  • Lecture and Hands-on training included
  • Keep your current job while you learn
  • Payment Plans & Financial Aid Available
  • Our tuition is under $3,000. Other programs cost over $12,000 and are a year long.

After completing our program, you will be capable of preparing patients for treatment, assisting the dentist during procedures, charting patient treatment, sterilizing instruments, providing oral hygiene instructions, preparing dental filling materials, taking impressions and much more. You will be ready to step right into your new career!


A career in Dental Assisting is a dynamic one. Every day will be different, exciting, and challenging at the same time. If you are a people person and enjoy meeting new patients and helping them create beautiful smiles, then join us at Bristol School of Dental Assisting.  
For many, this entry into the dental profession serves as a stepping stone to other dental careers such as becoming a dental office manager, dental product sales rep or a dental hygienist.

According to the Orange County Register posted on July 21st, 2009, the growth of dental assistant career is unstoppable in Orange County. “With a projected job growth rate of 33.5, the occupation of dental assistant is projected to be the Orange County’s 11th fastest-growing occupation from 2006 through 2016, according to the EDD. An estimated 4,600 dental assistants were employed in Orange County in 2006, and the occupation is expected to generate 2,340 job openings through 2016. This includes 1,540 newly created jobs and 800 openings due to replacement needs."

Learn to be a Dental Assistant

Would you like a career with job security, good pay and professional work environment?

If you said, "YES" then a career, as a Dental Assistant may be right for you. According to the Bureau for Labor Statistics, employment in this field is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through 2016.

Currently there are more openings available than there are Dental Assistants to go around! The demand is there--why not take advantage of this opportunity?

  1. Your job as a Dental Assistant is recession-proof
  2. You can earn $12 to $20 per hour
  3. Your job may come with benefits such as paid vacation, and sick leave, medical and hospitalization, reimbursement for continuing education course fees, pension plans (401k) and profit sharing or bonus plan.
  4. You'll work in a professional environment assisting with dental procedures, lab work and office duties.
  5. You can find employment anywhere in the United States.

How to become a Dental Assistant

We can train you in 3 months with 78 hours of lecture and lab plus a 50 hour dental assistant internship/externship with a practicing dentist. After you graduate you'll have the skills to get a job immediately.
Why not call today for more information?

Our information will answer all of your questions about dental assistant training.


Contact us Today to change Your Life. 
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Bristol Schol of Dental Assisting
2618 S. Bristol St.
Santa Ana, CA 92704 (in the KFC Plaza)

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