LASDA     (213) 389-6211


The LASDA Dental Assisting program is a twelve week course that requires students to attend theoretical, laboratory and clinical classes two evenings per week.

It is a total of 72 hours of lecture/clinical preparation and a 40-hour internship with a practicing Dentist.

This course covers the basic skills necessary to assist the Dentist in an entry level position in the various operative procedures performed in a dental practice. Dr. Fernando de la Pena utilizes a hands on educational approach where students learn by doing. The faculty is composed of a Dentist, Dental X-Ray Technicians, RDAs, DAs and Office Personnel with many years of real-world experience in the field of Dentistry.

 Students who complete the 3 month course successfully will be given priority to move on to our other courses especially the X-Ray Course, a California Dental Board approved Radiation Safety Certification Course (X225).

All DA Course applicants must have a High School diploma, GED or pass an English Comprehension Test.

The following subjects will be covered:

  • Orientation to Dentistry
  • Charting
  • X-Ray Techniques
  • Dental Materials
  • Preventive Dentistry
  • Dental Anatomy
  • Teeth Nomenclature
  • Sterilization
  • Infection Control
  • Instrumentation
  • Advanced Clinical Procedures (Endodontics, Prosthodontics, etc.)
  • Resumes and Interviews


We also include the following bonus topics:
  • Billing and Front Desk
  • Minor Orthodontic Assisting Introduction
  • HIPAA Basics

Tuition and Registration:

The cost of the course is $2,500 which includes  a non-refundable registration fee of $400.

Upcoming DA Courses: 

Feb. 5 to April 24, 2024 (12 Weeks) (CLASS IS FULL)

Aug. 5 to Oct. 23, 2024 (12 Weeks)

If you are interested in this course, please call us at (213) 389-6211. You may also download the PDF Registration form below and email to us at drfdelapena@gmail.com or fax to us at (213) 389-4168.


    2701 BEVERLY BLVD.
    LOS ANGELES , CA , 90057
    Phone: (213) 389-6211
    Fax: (213) 389-4168

    Email: drfdelapena@gmail.com

    Please fill out the form below and we will try our best to respond to you within 24-48 hours, thank you!!