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CAO Orthodontic Assistant Permit Program

This course is designed to expand the allowable range of duties for RDAs and dental assistant, helping enhance your office productivity and creating a professional career ladder for staff members. The CAO’s OAP program walks orthodontists through the process of becoming licensed by the California Dental Board to provide the program, and provides the course materials necessary to train assistants in your office, avoiding costly staff days out of the office.

CAO is offering the Orthodontic Assistant Permit Training Program at a deeply discounted rate‚Ä® to CAO members.

CAO Members: $275 Per Provider Office; $25 Per Assistant

Trained, Non-CAO Members: $550 Per Provider Office; $50 Per Assistant

Trained, Non-CDA Members: $1950 Per Provider Office; $50 Per Assistant

For more information on the OAP examination process click here.

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